Free Crochet Pattern from Lion Brand Yarn, formatted for input to refreshable Braille displays or Braille software
Lion Brand® Homespun®
Pattern Number: 80879AD
This easy triangle shawl is especially beautiful in painterly Homespun.
SKILL LEVEL: Easy (Level 2)
SIZE: One Size
About 36 x 74 in. (91.5 x 188 cm) including edging
790-408 Homespun Yarn: Wild Fire
'Painterly' color Burnt sienna, gold, and green
Quantity needed: 4 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 29.96
Lion Brand Crochet Hook - Size N-13 (9 mm)
Quantity needed: 1
Estimated Price: $ 2.95
Lion Brand Large-Eye Blunt Needles (Set of 6)
Quantity needed: 1
Estimated Price: $ 3.59
8 sts + 8 rows = 4 in. (10 cm) in hdc. When you match the gauge in a pattern, your project will be the size specified in the pattern and the materials specified in the pattern will be sufficient. The needle or hook size called for in the pattern is based on what the designer used, but it is not unusual for gauge to vary from person to person. If it takes you fewer stitches and rows to make your swatch, try using a smaller size hook or needles; if more stitches and rows, try a larger size hook or needles.
Making a Gauge Swatch
Exact gauges is not imporant to this project.
Ch 4; join with sl st in first ch to form a ring.
Row 1 (RS): Ch 3 (counts as hdc, ch 1 here and throughout), 3 hdc in ring, ch 1, hdc in ring - 5 hdc and 2 ch-1 sp.
Row 2: Ch 3, turn, sk first ch-1 sp, 2 hdc in next hdc, hdc in next hdc, 2 hdc in next hdc, ch 1, hdc in 2nd ch of turning ch - 7 hdc and 2 ch-1 sp.
Row 3: Ch 3, turn, sk first ch-1 sp, 2 hdc in next hdc, hdc in next 3 hdc, 2 hdc in next hdc, ch 1, hdc in 2nd ch of turning ch - 9 hdc and 2 ch-1 sp.
Row 4: Ch 3, turn, sk first ch-1 sp, 2 hdc in next hdc, hdc in each hdc to last hdc before ch-1 sp, 2 hdc in next hdc, ch 1, hdc in 2nd ch of turning ch - 11 hdc and 2 ch-1 sp.
Rep Row 4 until Shawl measures 35 in.
(89 cm) from beginning.
Note: Edging is worked along both side edges, from tip of Shawl to top edge.
The edging sts are worked in the ends of every other row.
Join yarn with sl st in beg ch-4 ring.
Row 1: Sl st around end of next row, ch 3, sk next row, sl st around end of next row - 1 ch-3 sp.
Row 2: Ch 2, turn, 6 hdc in ch-3 sp, sl st in sl st at beg of side edge (where yarn was joined).
Row 3: Ch 2 (counts as hdc), turn, hdc in same st, (hdc in next st, 2 hdc in next st) 3 times, sk next row of Shawl, sl st around end of next row - 11 hdc in first shell.
Row 4: Ch 3, do not turn, sk next row, sl st around end of next row - 1 ch-3 sp.
Row 5: Ch 2, turn, 6 hdc in ch-3 sp, sl st around 10th hdc of previous shell.
Row 6: Ch 2 (counts as hdc), turn, hdc in same st, (hdc in next st, 2 hdc in next st) 3 times, sk next row of Shawl, sl st around end of next row.
Rep Rows 4-6 along side edge to top.
Join yarn in beg ch-4 ring and rep edging along other side of Shawl.
Weave in ends.
ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
beg = begin(s)(ning)
ch(s) = chain(s)
ch-space = space previously made
hdc = half double crochet
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
sk = skip
sl st = slip stitch
st(s) = stitch(es)
Every effort has been made to have the knitting and crochet instructions accurate and complete. We cannot be responsible for variance of individual knitters and crocheters, human errors, or typographical mistakes.
We want your project to be a success! If you need help with this or any other Lion Brand pattern, e-mail support is available 7 days per week by mailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
For over a thousand free patterns available in versions for the vision-impaired, visit our website http://www.LionBrand.com
To order, visit our website http://www.e-yarn.com or call: (800) 258-9276 any time!
Copyright ©1998-2011 Lion Brand Yarn Company, all rights reserved.
No pattern or other material may be reproduced -- mechanically, electronically, or by any other means, including photocopying -- without written permission of Lion Brand Yarn Company.
Click here for Non-Braille display: View With Images