This open, lacy shawl will add just the right touch of style to your favorite outfit. A simple two-row repeat creates the pretty star-like design.
70 inches wide x 22 inches long
• King Cole Calypso DK light (DK) weight acrylic/ polyamide yarn (31/2 oz/306 yds/ 100g per ball): 1 ball #2755 oyster grey
• Size H/8/5mm crochet hook or size needed to obtain gauge
• Tapestry needle
M-st and ch- 6 sp = 3 inches
Weave in loose ends as work progresses. Chain- 6 at beginning of row counts as first double crochet and chain-3 unless otherwise stated. Chain-9 at beginning of row counts as first double crochet and chain- 6 unless otherwise stated.
M-stitch (M-st): Dc in dc, ch 3, sl st in ch- 6 sp, ch 3, dc in next dc.
Row 1: Ch 311, sl st in 9th ch from hook, ch 3, sk next 2 chs, [dc in next ch, ch 6, sk next 6 chs, dc in next ch, ch 3, sk next 2 chs, sl st in next ch, ch 3, sk next 2 chs] 23 times, sk next 2 chs, dc in last ch, turn. (48 dc, 24 sl sts, 24 ch- 6 sps, 47 ch-3 sps)
Row 2: Ch 9 (see Pattern Notes), [ Mst (see Special Stitch), ch 6] across, dc in 3rd ch of beg ch- 6 from previous row, turn. (24 ch- 6 sps)
Row 3: Ch 6 (see Pattern Notes), sl st in middle of ch- 6 sp, ch 3, [dc in next dc, ch 6, M-st] across, turn. (23 ch- 6 sps across)
Rows 4–13: [Rep rows 2 and 3 alternately] 5 times. At end of last row, fasten off. Turn.
Row 14: Attach yarn with sl st in 2nd dc from M-st, [M-st, ch 6] across, ending with M-st over last ch- 6 sp of previous row. Fasten off. Turn.
Rows 15–35: Rep row 14.
Row 36: Attach yarn with sl st in 2nd dc from M-st, M-st. Fasten off.