Filet crochet + popcorns + beads add up to a slip of fabric that hugs and shapes and molds to make any outfit greater than the sum of its parts. Worked from top down, this shawl narrows as you work it to the beaded, fringed end that adds enough weight and sparkle to make you a star pupil.
Designer: Kathryn White
Finished Size: 76″ wide by 16″ long.
Yarn: Manos del Uruguay Fino (Fairmount Fibers) (70% extrafine merino, 30% silk; 490 yd [450 m]/3½ oz [100 g]; CYCA #1): # 409 antique lace, 2 skeins.
Hook: C/2 (2.75 mm). Adjust hook size if necessary to obtain correct gauge.
Notions: 3 tubes of 17 g Bead Treasures Czech glass seed beads size 6/0, color CZ2313 dark green rainbow mix; beading needle to string beads; yarn needle.
Gauge: 21 sts and 9 rows = 3″.