PURPLE PASSION FLOWER SHAWL
INTERMEDIATE FINISHED MEASUREMENTS
70 inches wide x 40 inches long
• Patons Metallic medium ( worsted) weight nylon/ acrylic/ wool yarn ( 3 oz/ 252 yds/ 85g per skein): 2 skeins each # 95315 metallic purple, # 95420 burnished rose gold and # 95330 metallic dark purple • Size H/ 8/ 5mm crochet hook or size needed to obtain gauge
Shawl is made from Motifs that are worked and joined into Strips using join- as- you go technique. Each Strip contains a different number of Motifs. The completed Strips are then joined using join- as- you go technique. Filler Motifs are worked into the spaces between the Flower Motifs. Chain- 3 at beginning of round counts as first double crochet unless otherwise stated. Join with slip stitch as indicated unless otherwise stated. Chain- 8 at beginning of round counts as first double crochet and chain- 5 unless otherwise stated. Refer to Assembly Diagram for color and placement of Flower Motifs, number of Flower Motifs to make for each Strip, and placement of Strips.
Motif join: Sl st in ch- 2 sp of adjacent Motif or Border, ch 1.
SHAWL Strip 1 Flower Motif
Rnd 1: With metallic purple, ch 6, sl st in first ch to form ring, ch 3 ( see Pattern Notes), 15 dc in ring, join ( see Pattern Notes) in 3rd ch of beg ch- 3. ( 16 dc) Rnd 2: Ch 8 ( see Pattern Notes), [dc in next dc, ch 5] around, join in 3rd ch of beg ch- 8. ( 16 ch- 5 sps) Rnd 3: Ch 1, sl st in first ch- 5 sp, ch 1, sc in same ch- 5 sp, ch 3, [ sc in next ch- 5 sp, ch 3] around, join in beg sc. ( 16 ch- 3 sps) Rnd 4: Ch 1, sc in first ch- 3 sp, ( 4 dc, ch 2, 4 dc) in next ch- 3 sp, [ sc in next ch- 3 sp, ( 4 dc, ch 2, 4 dc) in next ch- 3 sp] around, join in beg sc. Fasten off. ( 8 sc, 8 ch- 2 sps)
Strip 2 First Flower Motif
Work as for First Strip Flower Motif.
Rem Flower Motifs
Make 2. Rnds 1–3: Referring to Assembly Diagram for colors ( see Pattern Notes), rep rnds 1– 3 of First Flower Motif. Rnd 4: Ch 1, sc in first ch- 3 sp, [ 4 dc in next ch- 3 sp, Motif join ( see Special Stitch), 4 dc in same ch- 3 sp, sc in next ch- 3 sp] twice, ( 4 dc, ch 2, 4 dc) in next ch- 3 sp, [ sc in next ch- 3 sp, ( 4 dc, ch 2, 4 dc) in next ch- 3 sp] around, join in beg sc. Fasten off. ( 8 sc, 6 ch- 2 sps, 2 sl st joins)
Strips 3–6 Work rem Strips in same manner as Strip 2, making as many Rem Flower Motifs as required and joining Motifs as shown in Assembly Diagram.
Strip Borders & Joining
Strip 6 Border Rnd 1: With RS facing, join metallic dark purple with sc in same sp as first Motif join on top right,* ch 4, sc in next sc, [ch 4, ( 2 dc, ch 2, 2 dc) in next ch- 2 sp, ch 4, sc in next sc] twice,
Inspired by the colors of the purple passion flower, the beautiful floral motifs in this stunning shawl create an alluringly light and lacy accessory.