A Sister's Promise by Kathleen McGrew

A Sister's Promise

October 2018
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
4 repeats = 4 inches
in not applicable
3.75 mm (F)
4.5 mm
1000 - 1200 yards (914 - 1097 m)
one size
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This pattern is the 2nd in the A’Nyai’s series and one that is dedicated to her sisters. When completed, it will have a half circle effect.

All pattern sales for Wing and a Prayer Crochet are donated to the Texas Children’s Hospital for use in childhood cancer research.

Pattern difficulty is suitable for an advanced beginner to intermediate. Pattern will include charts, written pattern, and photographic video collage for specific rows.

Three versions are available in both English and Finnish. Swedish is being translated and will be uploaded when complete. The versions are standard which measures 6’ inches span by 20” deep, extended middle section measures 8’ span by 24” deep, and extended butterfly section measures 9’ span by 32” deep.

A photo collage video has been uploaded for placement of the butterfly stitches in row 38 (standard/extended butterfly versions) or in row 46 (extended middle section version) to:


Yarns and hooks used during prototype testing:

Wolltraum My Melodyy, 4 ply, Golden Promise from Crazy Heart Strings - Two Kats Dreaming Custom Colorway, 10.58 oz/300 gm – 3.75 mm hook

Scheepjes Whirl, Passion Fruit Melt (170.2 gm), Scheepjes Whirlette, Mango & Blueberry (7.5 gm each) approximately 1000 yards – 4.5 mm hook

Caron Simply Soft Light (discontinued yarn), Heavy Cream, 3 oz/85 gm 330 yds/301 m = 5 skeins

Yarn usage amounts and completed size measurements are completely dependent on your hook size, yarn selected, and personal crochet tension.