Designed by Cristina Mershon
This crochet shawlette is a bold, funky statement piece. The jewel tones of the yarn create a dazzling effect. Just throw it over a plain T-shirt and jeans and let the crochet take center stage. For something less dramatic, try working the design in a solid color instead.
FINISHED SIZE: About 40″ wide × 20″ long (101.5 × 51 cm) without fringe. The final pattern is one size fits all, but it can easily be adjusted by adding or subtracting rounds.
YARN: Fingering weight (#1 Super Fine) Shown here: Schoppel Wolle Zauberball (75% virgin wool, 25% nylon; 459 yd [420 m]/3½ oz [100 g]) #1536 fuchsienbeet, 2 balls. Yarn distributed by Skacel Collection, Inc.
HOOK: Size B/1 (2.25 mm). Adjust hook size if necessary to obtain correct gauge. Correct gauge is not crucial.
GAUGE: 21 sts and 14 hdc blo rows = 4″ (10 cm).