Written and used with permission by Cindy Mills
In celebration of the 1 year anniversary of the
Shawl Ministry Group at Holy Spirit Parish at Geist
Materials: 24 oz. of selected yarn
Needles: Size H crochet hook or size to obtain gauge below.
Gauge: 3dc and 1 sp =
Finished size: Approximately 26" x 60"
Note: Pattern Single Crochet (sc) = insert hook in next st, yo, draw lp through
Double Crochet (dc) = yo 1 time, insert hook in next st, yo, draw lp through, yo,
draw through loop.
Row 1: Ch 96, sc in 3rd ch from end and each ch across, turn.
Row 2: Ch 3, dc in next 2 sc (ch 3 will act as 1 dc), ch 1, sk 1 sc, dc in next 3 sc, ch1, sk 1 sc across. You will finish with 2 dc at end, turn.
Row 3: Ch 3, dc in next, ch 1, sk 1 sc, dc in next 3 sc, ch1, sk 1 sc across. You will finish with 3 dc's at the end – note on the last dc go into ch 3 sp, turn.
Row 4: Ch 3, dc in next 2 dc (ch 3 will act as 1 dc), ch 1,sk 1d dc in next 3 dc, ch 1, sk 1 dc, across. You will finish with 2 dc at end – note on the last dc go into ch 3 sp, turn.
Repeat rows: 2-4 for the body of the shawl - last Row: Ch 3, sc in each of the remaining dc. Sc in last ch 3 at end of row.
Cut pieces of yarn measuring 12 inches. Place hook through every other sc and
draw strands through. Pass all loose ends through loop and knot. Trim fringe even.
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