Summer Flowers Shawl

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Summer Flowers Shawl

designed by Kim Rutledge
Free Pattern
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Let your individuality blossom with this floral pattern shawl.

Single Size
Approx. 52"/132 cm wide x 32"/81.5 cm long
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The materials for this project cost $35.67

Step 1:

Select your options

Size:

  • Single Size
Finished measurement
Approx. 52"/132 cm wide x 32"/81.5 cm long

Step 2:

Click each color to change it or go with the colors recommended by the designer

Contrast A

Simply Soft | Off White, 9702Edit Color
$12.87

Contrast B

Simply Soft | Watermelon, 9604Edit Color
$4.29

Contrast C

Simply Soft | Mango, 9605Edit Color
$4.29

Contrast D

Simply Soft | Lemonade, 9776Edit Color
$4.29

Contrast E

Simply Soft | Limelight, 9607Edit Color
$4.29

Aluminum Crochet Hook 6"

Size G6/4.25mm
$1.99

Aluminum Crochet Hook 6"

Size I9/5.5mm
$2.20

Plastic Yarn Needles

3-3/4" 2/Pkg
$1.45

Materials not included in this kit:

Row counter (optional)

The materials for this project cost $35.67

Abbreviations

Ch(s) = Chain(s)

Dc = double crochet

sc = single crochet

Sl st = Slip stitch

tr = treble crochet

Details & Instructions

MEASUREMENTS

Finished measurement
Approx. 52"/132 cm wide x 32"/81.5 cm long

MATERIALS

Shawl
Simply Soft (170 g/6. oz;288 m/315 yds)
Contrast A Off White (9702) 3
Contrast D Lemonade (9776) 1
Simply Soft (170 g/6. oz;288 m/315 yds)
Contrast B Watermelon (9604) 1
Contrast C Mango (9605) 1
Contrast E Limelight (9607) 1

GAUGE

In Triple picot (TP) pattern, using I-9 (5.5 mm) hook, One TP = 3"/7.5 cm and 6 3/4 rows = 4"/10 cm

INSTRUCTIONS

SPECIAL TERMS

TP: Triple picot – sc in indicated st, [ch 7, sc in same st] 3 times.

tr4tog cluster: Treble crochet 4 together in a cluster – *Yarn over twice, insert hook in next stitch, yarn over and draw up a loop, [yarn over and draw through 2 loops on hook] twice (2 loops on hook); yarn over twice, insert hook in same stitch, yarn over and draw up a loop, [yarn over and draw through 2 loops on hook] twice; repeat from * 1 more time, yarn over and draw through all 5 loops on hook. Note: Tr4tog cluster is worked over 2 stitches. The first 2 treble stitches are worked in the first stitch; the second 2 treble stitches are worked in the second stitch.

NOTES

Wrap is worked from top wide edge to bottom point.

WRAP

With larger hook and A, ch 287.

Row 1: TP in 12th ch from hook (beginning ch counts as 4 ch of foundation, dc, ch 4), ch 4, skip next 4 ch, dc in next ch, *ch 4, skip next 4 ch, TP in next ch, ch 4, skip next 4 ch, dc in next ch; repeat from * across, turn—28 TP.

Row 2: Ch 1, sc in first dc, ch 1, skip next ch-4 space, sc in next ch-7 space (first ch-7 space of TP), [ch 3, sc in next ch-7 space] twice, ch 1, skip next ch-4 space, *sc in next dc, ch 1, skip next ch-4 space, sc in next ch-7 space, [ch 3, sc in next ch-7 space] twice, ch 1, skip next ch-4 space; repeat from * across, sc in last dc (5th ch of turning ch), turn.

Note: The edging will be worked into the side of last single crochet of the Row 2 repetitions.

Row 3 (decrease row): Ch 1, slip st in each st to center sc of first TP, ch 7 (counts as dc, ch 4), skip next ch-3 space, skip next sc, skip next ch-1 space, TP in next sc, ch 4, skip next ch-1 space, skip next sc, skip next ch-3 space, dc in next sc, *ch 4, skip next ch-3 space, skip next sc, skip next ch-1 space, TP in next sc, ch 4, skip next ch-1 space, skip next sc, skip next ch-3 space, dc in next sc; repeat from * across working last dc in center sc of last TP; leave remaining sts unworked, turn—27 TP.

Rows 4–55: Repeat last 2 rows 26 times—1 TP.

Row 56: Repeat Row 2. Do not turn at end of Row.

EDGING

Row 1: Working along row edges of side, *ch 5, sc in last sc at end of next Row 2 repetition; repeat from * to corner; pivot to work along opposite side of foundation ch (top edge), working in first dc of Row 1 (formed by 3 chains of foundation ch) sc in next 2 ch, 3 sc in next ch (first top corner made), **sc in next 4 ch, sc in base of next TP, sc in next 4 ch, sc in base of next dc; repeat from ** to last dc of row, work 2 more sc in same dc (second top corner made); pivot to work along row edges of opposite side, 2 sc over post of same dc, sc in sc at beginning of next Row 2 repetition, ***ch 5, sc in first sc of next Row 2 repetition; repeat from *** to beginning of last Row 2 repetition (bottom corner). Fasten off.

FLOWER (make 46 according to chart)

Make flowers in the following color combinations and quantities:

first color

second color

number to make

B

D

8

D

C

6

C

B

6

B

E

6

D

B

4

C

D

7

B

C

5

E

B

4

With first color and leaving a 6"/15 cm tail for sewing, ch 4; join with slip st in first ch to form a ring.

Round 1: Ch 1, 9 sc in ring; join with slip st in first sc—9 sc.

Round 2: Ch 1, 2 sc in each sc around; join with slip st in first sc—18 sc. Fasten off.

Round 3: Join second color with sc in any sc, ch 4, [tr4tog cluster (petal made), ch 4, sc in next sc, ch 4] 5 times, tr4tog cluster, ch 4; join with slip st in first sc—6 petals. Fasten off.

Arrange all flowers according to placement diagram and pin in place. Using yarn needle, draw 6"/15 cm tail of flower to wrong side of wrap at base of TP. Work a French knot to secure the yarn, pass the needle under knot attaching flower to wrap, do not pull yarn all the way through (leave a loop), pass needle through loop just made, pull tight, weave in end.

To join edges of flowers to wrap, work Flower Edging Round around each flower.

Flower Edging Round: Join first color with sc in same stitch of Round 2 as any sc of Round 3 (working over Round 3), ch 4, insert hook in top of next petal (tr4tog cluster) and through a st on the wrap below, yo, draw loop back through st on wrap and top of petal, yo and draw through both loops on hook (joining-sc worked), ch 4, *sc in same st on Round 2 as next sc of Round 3, ch 4, work joining-sc through top of next petal and wrap, ch 4; repeat from * around to first sc; join with slip st in first sc. Fasten off.

FINISHING
Using yarn needle, weave in all ends.