With its engaging hybrid construction and unusual border, Dragonfruit is an adventure of a shawl. Dragonfruit’s three textured panels and intricate edging pack a visual punch, whether made in solid, gradient, variegated, or slow-color-change yarn.
The Dragonfruit Shawl was the January 2017 Join-Along pattern in the Crochet Shoulder Wrappers Group! Read the thread and share projects here.
Difficulty Level: Intermediate
- basic stitches (ch, sc, sl st, hdc,
- basic increases and decreases
- back loop only stitches
- back loop only slip stitch
Note: Dislike slip stitch? Every slip stitch in the pattern can be replaced by a single crochet!
Dragonfruit is worked in 3 sections. Section I is worked from the bottom up, then the work is turned. The other sections and the edging are worked from the top down.
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