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Best seller!!! The Tropical Breeze Shawl features a fishnet triangular center with a border that simulates the gentle waves and little sand crabs of warm summer days. This design uses only basic crochet stitches and works up very quickly using one large skein of sock yarn. It is just enough to cover bare shoulders in the summer, or add some flair over long sleeves in the winter!
Complete row-by-row instructions are included as well as a charts. Metric and Imperial measurements are included. Full pattern is 6 pages. Pages 5 and 6 are charts, so stitchers who prefer to work from instructions will not need to print these pages.
Pattern has been tech edited.
Finished Size (blocked): 47" wide x 22" high 119 cm x 56 cm. Finished size may vary depending of the severity of blocking.
Gauge: In pattern, Rows 1-11 = 4" high and 8½" wide (10 cm x 21.5 cm) Do not hesitate to change hook size to obtain correct gauge.
Gauge is not critical for this design, however looser gauges will require
Skills Required: Basic crochet stitches (ch, slip st, sc, and dc), adding on dc
Yarn: Fingering Weight Yarn, approximately: 450 yards /410 meters Model knit with 1 hank of Knit Picks® Stroll™ Hand Painted Sock Yarn in Lullabye
Note: Yarn amounts are only guaranteed when working pattern to the specified gauge and to the original pattern size.
Hook: Size US E-4 (3.5 mm)
Extras: Yarn/tapestry needle