Water Lily Crochet Shawl
Lisa Naskrent has been engaging crocheters with her delicious crochet shawls since 2008, when she presented her Dragonfly Shawl (Winter 2008). Her Water Lily Crochet Shawl features exuberant clusters of elongated crochet stitches that bloom into soft fans, held in balance with alternating rows of solid clusters.
DESIGNER Lisa Naskrent
FINISHED SIZE About 60″ wide and 24″ long at center back.
YARN The Fibre Company Road to China Lace (distributed by Kelbourne Woolens) (65% baby alpaca, 15% silk, 10% camel, 10% cashmere; 656 yd [600 m]/3½ oz [100 g]; ): light amethyst, 1 hank.
HOOK Size G/6 (4.25 mm). Adjust hook size if necessary to obtain correct gauge.
NOTIONS Yarn needle; 1 st marker (m).
GAUGE Rows 1–8 = 2½ ” long and 7″ wide, unblocked.