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Easy Triangle Shawl
Lion Brand® Homespun®
Pattern Number: chs-triangleShawl
This lovely pattern is also popular for use as a prayer shawl.
SKILL LEVEL: Easy (Level 2)
SIZE: One Size
One size fits most
Finished width 64 inches approx.
Length 35 inches (not including fringe)
790-321 Homespun Yarn: Williamsburg Heathered Solid Cool medium blues
Quantity needed: 3 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 20.97
Lion Brand Crochet Hook - Size N-13 (9 mm)
Quantity needed: 1
Estimated Price: $ 2.95
9 sts + 6 rows = 4 inches (10 cm) with size N (9 mm) crochet hook. 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.
Chain 3 at beg of each row counts as hdc and ch 1.
Editor's Note: When creating fringe using Homespun please note that because of the texture of the yarn the fringe will fray when cut.
If you prefer a non-frayed look you can knot the ends, knit or crochet a fringe, or use hairspray or fray check.
Chain 4, slip stitch in 1st chain to form circle, ch 3.
Row 1 Work 3 hdc into circle, ch 1, 1 hdc into circle, ch 3, turn - (5 hdc, 2 ch-1 space).
Row 2 Skip ch-1 space, 2 hdc into next hdc, 1 hdc into hdc, 2 hdc into next hdc, ch 1, hdc into ch-3 space, ch 3, turn - (7 hdc, 2 ch-1 space).
Row 3 Skip ch-1 space, 2 hdc into next hdc, 1 hdc into each of next 3 hdc, 2 hdc into next hdc, ch 1, hdc into ch-3 space, ch 3, turn - (9 hdc, 2 ch-1 space).
Row 4 Skip ch-1 space, 2 hdc into next hdc, 1 hdc into each of next 5 hdc, 2 hdc into next hdc, ch 1, hdc into ch-3 space, ch 3, turn - (11 hdc, 2 ch-1 space).
Cont in pattern, increasing 1 hdc at beg and end of each row (2 hdc per row) until shawl measures 35" inchesfrom lower edge.
Cut yarn for fringe 16 inches long.
Add fringe in spaces along side edges of shawl.
ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
beg = begin(s)(ning)
ch(s) = chain(s)
hdc = half double crochet
st(s) = stitch(es)
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