This tropical summer evening shawl is simply perfect to wear while socializing with friends and family. Keep your shoulders warm while looking very stylish.
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Easy Beginner Crochet Shawl
This crochet pattern is great for a beginner to make your first scarf. Once you get to row 9, the pattern is a repeat of rows 8 and 9. Use the double crochet and chain stitch to achieve this lovely accessory.
Crochet shawl patterns are always popular patterns to crochet no matter what time of the year.
Shawls are a great fashion accessory to wear during the day or night. They’re cozy enough to keep you warm, but lighter and less cumbersome than a bulky sweater or large poncho. Shrugs on the other hand, are a smaller version of shawls and are also very popular to crochet. This pattern might lean a bit more toward a shrug, still beautiful and easy to crochet.
Asymmetrical Crochet Scarf
This scarf is has stitches added to only one side of your rows. Therefore, the shawl becomes asymmetrical. It is kind of triangle shape, but becomes elongated on one side.
About the Yarn
For this crochet pattern, I used Lion Brand Landscapes yarn. Four skeins, 588 yards. With this yarn you don’t have to worry about weaving in ends or picking color combinations at all. The yarn has beautiful contrasting, but gorgeous colors that work together.
This easy crochet shawl pattern will work with any yarn. Go through your yarn stash and find 588 yards. That is all you need. So simple and stylish.
Celebrating AllFreeCrochet Anniversary
This pattern was developed specially for AllFreeCrochet’s 10th Anniversary. If you have seen this pattern, but not on my site. I wanted to help them celebrate their anniversary first. You can find other free crochet patterns on their site too using this link.
Video Tutorial of This Crochet Pattern
Until now, just the written pattern was available. If you scroll down after the pattern, you will see the video of the pattern that works through the first 9 rows.
Additionally, I do have video tutorials on basic crochet stitches too. If you are beginner to crochet, you might find the resources helpful.
Directions: Tropical Summer Evening Shawl
Gauge is not critical to this crochet pattern. 11 Stitches per 4 inches.
36 inches from to top bottom in the middle. 52 inches wide.
Size K crochet Hook
CH = Chain
DC = Double Crochet
SK = Skip
ST = Stitch
Pattern Notes: CH 2 at the start of each row does not count as a stitch.
CH 4, join with a slip stitch to the beginning CH. This will form a ring. CH 1 (does not count as a ST), Work 4 DC in the ring, turn. (4 DC)
CH 2, 1 DC in the first 3 DC, work 3 DC in the last DC. Turn (6 DC)
CH 2, 2 DC in the first DC, 1 DC in next 2 DC, CH 1, SK next DC, 1 DC in next 2 DC, turn. (6 DC)
CH 2, 1 DC in the first ST, 1 DC in each ST across. In the last ST, work 3 DC, turn. (9 DC)
CH 2, 1 DC in the first ST, CH 1, SK 1, DC in next 3 STs, CH 1, SK 1, DC in next 3 STs. Turn. (7 DC)
CH 2, DC in the first ST, DC in each ST across. In the last ST, work 3 DC, turn. (11 DC)
CH 2, 2 DC in the first ST, CH 1, SK 1, DC in next 3 STs. In this row, you will end with a CH 1 and 2 DC in the last ST. Turn. (10 DC)
CH 2, DC in the first ST, DC in each ST across. In the last ST, work 3 DC, turn. (15 DC)
CH 2, 2 DC in the first ST, CH 1, SK 1, DC in next 3 STs. In this row, you will end with a DC in last ST. Turn. (12 DC)
Rows 10 –68
Continue repeating rows 8 and 9.
Weave in ends and cut of excess yarn.
Lovely Crochet Shawl-Easy Pattern
Video Crochet Tutorials for both Left Hand and Right Hand Crocheters
Right Hand crochet tutorial of this lovely crochet shawl pattern.
Left Hand crochet tutorial of this summer evening shawl pattern.
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