Winged Columns Shawl
Don’t let the lacy design fool you! Stitch this shawl in a cozy worsted-weight wool and you’ll ward off chills on cold winter days. Add a cup of tea and a good book and you have the perfect antidote for a stormy afternoon!
17 inches wide x 62 inches long
• Medium ( worsted) weight acrylic/ alpaca yarn:
7 oz/ 742 yds/ 200g dark orange • Size J/ 10/ 6mm crochet hook or size
needed to obtain gauge • Tapestry needle
13 foundation sc = 4 inches; 6 rows = 4 inches
Shawl is worked on both sides of foundation row. Chain- 3 at beginning of row counts as first half double crochet and chain- 1 unless otherwise stated. Join with slip stitch as indicated unless otherwise stated.
First foundation single crochet ( first foundation sc): Ch 2, insert hook into 2nd ch from hook, yo, pull up lp, yo, pull through 1 lp on hook (ch- 1 completed), yo, pull through all lps on hook ( sc completed). Next foundation single crochet ( next foundation sc): [ Insert hook in last ch- 1 made, yo, pull up lp, yo, pull through 1 lp on hook ( ch- 1), yo, pull through all lps on hook ( sc)] as indicated. Fan: Work ([dc, ch 1] 5 times, dc) in st as indicated. Small shell ( sm shell): Work ( sc, ch 3, sc) in st as indicated. Large shell ( lg shell): Work ( 2 dc, ch 3, 2 dc) in st as indicated.
Foundation row: First foundation sc ( see Special Stitches), 55 next foundation sc ( see Special Stitches), turn. ( 56 foundation sc)
Row 1 (RS): Ch 3 ( see Pattern Notes), sk first st, sc in next st, * sk next 3 sts, fan ( see Special Stitches) in next st, sk next 3 sts, sc in next st**, ch 3, sc in next st, rep from * across, ending last rep at **, ch 1, hdc in last st, turn. ( 2 hdc, 2 ch- 1 sps, 12 sc, 6 fans, 5 ch- 3 sps) Row 2: Ch 3 ( counts as first dc), 2 dc in next ch- 1 sp,* ch 2, sm shell ( see Special Stitches) in center ch- 1 sp of next fan, ch 2**, lg shell ( see Special Stitches) in next ch- 3 sp, rep from * across, ending last rep at **, 2 dc in last ch- 3 sp, dc in 2nd ch of same ch- 3 sp, turn. ( 6 sm shells, 5 lg shells) Row 3: Ch 3, sc in first st, * fan in next sm shell**, sm shell in next lg shell, rep from * across, ending last rep at **, ( sc, ch 1, hdc) in last st, turn. ( 6 fans, 5 sm shells) Rows 4–45: Rep rows 2 and 3 alternately, 22 times. Row 46: Ch 1, sc in first st, sc dec ( see Stitch Guide) in next 2 ch- 1 sps, * sc in each of next