Open Air Shrug
A floral crochet lace design makes this oversize shrug a romantic showpiece that you can pair with your favorite dress. (Lion Brand Yarn)
Lion Brand Pattern #: L32024
CORRECTIONS: (applied Aug 28, 2013)
SKILL LEVEL: Easy +
SIZE: Adult (Multiple Sizes)
Width from Cuff to Cuff 49 in. (124.5 cm)
Circumference of Opening Edge
About 52 (60) in. (132 (152.5) cm)
Kitchen Cotton (Article #831) 11 balls
Shown in Blue Ice
Crochet Hook - Size F-5 (3.75 mm)
Crochet Hook - Size J-10 (6 mm)
1 pattern repeat (from ‘peak’ to ‘peak’ of Row 2) = about 3-1/2 in. (9 cm) over st pattern for Body, with larger hook.
Shrug is worked in one piece from sleeve to sleeve.
Body of Shrug is worked with a larger hook than the sleeves to create a looser fabric.
After sleeves are seamed, edging is worked in rounds around front opening. Edging is worked with 2 strands of yarn held together.
Sleeves and body are worked the same for both sizes. Additional stitches are worked around front opening of edging of Size 1X-2X to create a larger front opening.
Construction schematics are provided.