Tranquil Comfort Shawl (Crochet)
Create a beautiful shawl with Homespun®, a uniquely textured yarn that works up quickly and easily.
Skill Level: Easy
Craft Time: varies
Uses Recycled Items: No
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SIZE: About 21 x 66" (53.5 x 168cm)
GAUGE: 5 (dc, ch 2, dc) + 8 rows = 6" (15cm). BE SURE TO CHECK YOUR GAUGE.
Note: Shawl is worked in 2 halves to create scallops on both ends of Shawl.
Ch 57, place marker in 3rd ch from hook to mark st placement for second half.
Row 1 (RS): (Dc,ch 2, dc) in 6th ch from hook, *sk next 2 ch, (dc, ch 2, dc) in next ch; rep from * across to last 3 ch, sk next 2 ch, dc in last ch – 36 dc and 17 ch-2 sp.
Row 2: Ch 3 (counts as dc here and throughout), turn, (dc, ch 2, dc) in each ch-2 sp across, dc in top of turning ch – 36 dc and 17 ch-2 sp.
Rep Row 2 until piece measures 33" (84cm) from beginning.
With RS facing and working along opposite side of foundation ch, join yarn with slip st in first ch; ch 3, sk next 2 ch, *(dc, ch 2, dc) in next ch, sk next 2 ch; rep from * across to marked ch, dc in marked ch – 36 dc and 17 ch-2 sp.
Rep Row 2 of first half until second half measures about 33" (84cm). Shawl should measure a total of about 66" (168cm).
Weave in ends.
ch = chain
ch-sp = space previously made
dc = double crochet
rep = repeat
RS = right side
sk = skip
st(s) = stitch(es)