Inspired by an Albanian doily, this shawl drapes beautifully around the neck. Simple stitches make this pattern easy and fun to make. (You can find a photo of the doily, called Two Wings, in the Summer 2011 Interweave Crochet.)
DESIGNER Dora Ohrenstein
FINISHED SIZE 42″ along top edge, 17″ at widest end.
YARN Manos del Uruguay Serena (distributed by Fairmount Fibers) (60% baby alpaca, 40% pima cotton; 170 yd [155 m]/ 1¾ oz [50 g]; ): #7325 deep sea, 4 balls.
HOOK Size 2.5 mm. Adjust hook size if necessary to obtain correct gauge.
NOTIONS Yarn needle.
GAUGE 24 dc = 4″; 12 rows = 4″ in st patt.