Autumn Leaves Shawlette
Like falling leaves in the forest, lacy motifs ripple down
from the top of this simple but stunning shawlette. Autumn
Leaves’ open work crochet is light and airy, yet warm and
comforting. Drape it over your shoulders like a classic shawl
or wrap it around your neck like a scarf, its versatility makes
it the perfect fall accessory. As you crochet the lace stitch,
your fabric may look crinkled, but don’t worry! Blocking will
relax and smooth the motifs into romantic looking hearts or
Includes Stitch Diagrams.
Written in US Crochet Terminology
51 inches (129.5 cm) long across top and 23 inches (58.5 cm) deep at center back after blocking
798 yards of lace weight yarn
Sample made in Juniper Moon Farms Findley 50% merino wool, 50% silk (3.5 oz 100 g, 798 yd 730 m) per skein: 1 skein of #09
D/3 (3.25 mm) crochet hook or size needed to obtain gauge
This pattern appears in the book 101 Crochet One-skein Wonders. The pattern for individual sale by Poetry in Yarn has been rewritten slightly (now uses 1 stitch marker instead of 4), but either version will result in the same beautiful shawl.