Free Crochet Pattern from Lion Brand Yarn, formatted for input to refreshable Braille displays or Braille software
Beginner's Triangle Shawl
Lion Brand® Homespun®
Pattern Number: L20010 Interested in crocheting your first shawl? This easy pattern will introduce you to triangular shawl construction with simple, clear instructions. Plus, the beautiful painterly shades of Homespun create gorgeous stripes while you work, so you can create a stunning shawl with a single colorway.

SKILL LEVEL:  Beginner (Level 1)
SIZE: One Size
About 52 x 22 in. (132 x 55.8cm)

CORRECTIONS: None

MATERIALS

790-407 Homespun Yarn: Painted Desert 'Painterly' color Rust, blue, gold, and red
Quantity needed: 2 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 14.98

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

GAUGE:
8 rows of single crochet + 1 row of mesh squares = about 3 3/4 in. (9.5 cm). The mesh squares are created on Row 7 of this pattern. Each mesh square = 1 double crochet + chain 1. EXACT GAUGE IS NOT ESSENTIAL FOR THIS PROJECT
Exact gauges is not imporant to this project.

NOTES:
1.

Shawl is worked from the point up.


2.

Stitches are increased by working 2 stitches into the same stitch or space to make the Shawl wider.


INSTRUCTIONS



SHAWL
Chain 2.
Row 1: Work 3 single crochet into 2nd chain from hook - 3 single crochet at the end of this row.
Row 2: Chain 1, turn, work 2 single crochet into the first single crochet, 1 single crochet in next single crochet, 2 single crochet in last single crochet - 5 single crochet.
Rows 3-6: Chain 1, turn, work 2 single crochet into the first single crochet, 1 single crochet into each single crochet until the last single crochet, work 2 single crochet in the last single crochet - 13 single crochet at the end of Row 6.
Row 7: Chain 3 (counts as a double crochet), double crochet in the first single crochet, double crochet in the next single crochet, *chain 1, skip next single crochet, double crochet in next single crochet; repeat from * to the last single crochet, 2 double crochet in the last single crochet of row.
Row 8: Chain 1, turn, work 2 single crochet in first double crochet, 1 single crochet in the next double crochet, single crochet into each chain-1 space and double crochet across to the last double crochet (this is the beginning chain of Row 7), work 2 single crochet in the last double crochet.
Rows 9-15: Chain 1, turn, work 2 single crochet into the first single crochet, 1 single crochet into each single crochet until the last single crochet, work 2 single crochet in the last single crochet.
Repeat Rows 7-15 four times until you have a total of 103 stitches.
Fasten off.



FINISHING
Weave in ends.

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