The Raspberry Tweed Shawl is a rectangular shawl worked up in an all-over lace pattern. Crocheted with tweed worsted weight yarn, it is a perfect cool weather shawl that’s large enough to wrap around the body.
Skill Level: Easy
Size: Approximately 16 inches wide and 60 inches long after blocking
Gauge: 8 sts and 12 rows = 3 inches [7.62 cm] in sc sts after wet blocking
Knit Picks Wool of the Andes Tweed (80% peruvian highland wool, 20% donegal tweed), 440 yards [402 meters]/200 grams): Claret Heather (4 balls)
Hook: US size J/10 (6.0 mm) hook
Notions: Tapestry needle, scissors
Shawl is worked flat.
(Multiple of 12+7)
Row 1: Sc in the 11th ch from the hook, *ch 5, skip 3 ch, 1 sc in the next ch, repeat from * turn.
Row 2: Ch 5, skip first sc, 1 sc in ch 5 sp, *skip 1 sc, 7 sc in next ch 5 sp, skip 1 sc, 1 sc in next ch 5 sp, ch 5, skip 1 sc, 1 sc in next ch 5 sp, repeat from * to sc in last ch sp, ch 2, 1 dc in 6th ch from last sc of previous row, turn.
Row 3: Ch 6, skip (1 dc, 2 ch, 2 sc), *1 sc in next sc (second sc of 7 sc), ch 5, skip 3 sts, 1 sc in next sc (6th sc of 7 sc), ch 5, skip 2 sc, repeat from * ending with 1 sc, turn. Updated 8/15/2016
Repeat rows 2 and 3 until 60 inches long, ending on row 2.
Weave in any ends. Wet block if desired.