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Beautiful Crocheted Shawl

Wrap up in this beautiful shawl on those chilly winter nights.

Designed by Marianne Forrestal.

Skill level: Easy

Shawl measures 64x17 inches.

Red Heart Soft Yarn: 3 balls 4608 Wine

Crochet hook: 5.5 mm [US H-8]
Yarn needle

Gauge: One repeat = 3 inches; 8 rows = 3 inches in pattern. Check your gauge. Use any size hook to obtain the gauge.

Shawl

Ch 190.
Row 1 (wrong side): Sc in 2nd ch from hook, [ch 3, skip next 2 ch, sc in next 3 ch] 37 times, ch 3, skip next 2 ch, sc in last ch; turn.
Row 2: Ch 1, sc in first sc, [ch 3, dc in center sc of next 3 sc, ch 3, sc in next ch-3 space, sc in next 3 sc, sc in next ch-3 space] 18 times, ch 3, dc in center sc of next 3 sc, ch 3, sc in last sc; turn.
Row 3: Ch 1, sc in first sc, [ch 3, sc in next ch-3 space, sc in next dc, sc in next ch-3 space, ch 3, skip next sc, sc in next 3 sc] 18 times, ch 3, sc in next ch-3 space, sc in next dc, sc in next ch-3 space, ch 3, sc in last sc; turn.
Row 4: Ch 6 (counts as dc, ch 3), [sc in next ch-3 space, sc in next 3 sc, sc in next ch-3 space, ch 3, skip next sc, dc in next sc, ch 3] 18 times, sc in next ch-3 space, sc in next 3 sc, sc in next ch-3 space, ch 3, dc in last sc; turn.
Row 5: Ch 1, sc in first dc, [ch 3, skip next sc, sc in next 3 sc, ch 3, sc in next ch-3 space, sc in next dc, sc in next ch-3 space] 18 times, ch 3, skip next sc, sc in next 3 sc, ch 3, sc in 3rd ch of ch-6; turn.
Rows 6-43: Repeat Rows 2-5 nine more times, then repeat Rows 2 and 3 once more. Do not fasten off.

Border

Rnd 1: Ch 1, sc in each sc and 2 sc in each ch-3 space across long edge to last sc, 3 sc in last sc; ** working along short edge: [sc in next 3 sc row ends, 2 sc in next dc row end] 10 times, sc in next 3 sc row ends (53 sc) **; working in opposite side of starting ch: 3 sc in first ch, * 2 sc in next ch-space, sc in next 3 ch; repeat from * to last ch; 3 sc in last ch; repeat from ** to **; 2 sc in same st as first sc of round; turn.

Short Edge Trim
Row 1: Ch 1, sc in 57 sc across short side; turn.
Row 2: Ch 1, sc in first sc, [skip next 3 sc, 7 dc in next sc, skip next 3 sc, sc in next sc] 7 times; turn.
Row 3: Ch 4 (counts as dc, ch 1), dc in first sc, * ch 3, skip next 3 dc, sc in next dc, ch 3, (dc, ch 1, dc) all in next sc; repeat from * across; turn.
Row 4: Ch 1, sc in first ch-1 space, * 9 dc in next sc, sc in next ch-1 space; repeat from * across; turn.
Row 5: Ch 4, dc in first sc, * ch 4, skip next 4 dc, sc in next dc, ch 4, (dc, ch 1, dc) all in next sc; repeat from * across; turn.
Row 6: Ch 1, sc in first ch-1 space, * 11 dc in next sc, sc in next c-h 1 space; repeat from * across; turn.
Row 7: Ch 1, sc in first sc, [ch 4, skip next st, sc in next st] 42 times. Fasten off. Weave in ends.

Opposite Short Edge Trim
Row 1: With wrong sides facing, join yarn in center sc of corner 3 sc; ch 1, sc in same sc as joining and next 56 sc; turn -- 57 sc.
Rows 2-7: Repeat Rows 2-7 of short edge trim.

Abbreviations: ch = chain; dc = double crochet; rnd = round; sc = single crochet; st(s) = stitch (es); * or ** = repeat whatever follows the * or ** as indicated; [ ] = work directions in brackets the number of times specified.

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