Icarus Shawl

Inspired by Faroese designs, this lace crocheted shawl wraps around like a great bird, with lacy wings and crocodile-stitch feathers for warmth during flight.

Designer: Tracey McCorkle
Finished Size:
27½” from center top to bottom point. 70″ from tip to tip.
Yarn Brown Sheep Legacy Lace (75% wool, 25% nylon; 1500 yd [1372 m]/6 oz [170 g]): #20 golden sunrise, 1 skein.
Hook Sizes:
E/4 (3.5 mm), G/6 (4 mm). Adjust hook size if necessary to obtain correct gauge.
Yarn needle.
3 croc sts and 6 rows = 4″ in croc st patt. Gauge is not critical for this pattern.

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