The In Crowd by Sarah Roberts

The In Crowd

This pattern is available as a free Ravelry download

Large lightweight triangular shawl with extra flare along the top line for added detail when wrapped. Short rows, eyelets, braids, beads…simple techniques creating a beautiful design.


  • US 8 circular needle 24”+ cable
  • Sock Weight or Light Fingering Yarn
  • Shown using OJD Fibre Electric Youth Jellies & Semisolid Grey
  • Color A (Main Body): 462yds/100g
  • Color B (Accent Stripes): 90yds/20g
  • Size 6 seed beads {Approx 115}
  • 1mm crochet hook {small enough to fit through your beads}
  • Tapestry Needle for weaving ends
  • Blocking Supplies

Post blocking measurements approximately 85” x 31”


  • If using mini skeins, change when you feel necessary, using as much as possible.
  • Please note that ALL of the yardage from the sock skein is used with very little extra.
  • Use contrasting/coordinating colors
  • Ignore color changes for a single color garment
  • Use Color B for all eyelet wedges instead or in addition to lateral braid sections
  • Change colors as often as you like for a stripy shawl
  • Great stash buster
  • Knit eyelet rows with contrast color
  • Multi-color variegated, speckled or solids…anything will be beautiful
  • Mix different colors for the braid stitch rows
  • Repeat directions marked with an asterisk ()
  • Easy & flexible pattern…don’t stress about stitch counts or eyelet counts, very forgiving if off a stitch or two
  • German Short Rows are used for the w&t but feel free to use any method preferred