Al Amal Shawl by Dragana Savkov Bajic

Al Amal Shawl

Crochet
August 2020
Lace ?
20 stitches and 11 rows = 4 inches
3.0 mm
1148 - 1203 yards (1050 - 1100 m)
The shawl is approximately 140 cm (55”) wide and 70 cm (27.5”) long.
US
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Al Amal (which means hope in Arabic) shawl is simple and elegant, and very wearable because of its clear design. But you can make it more dramatic and eye-catching if you chose some interesting, flashy yarn.

Skill level: Intermediate

The tutorial is written in English, using US crochet terms.

Yarn:

Cream version: Alize Angora Gold color 599, 550m/50g, 80% acrylic, 20% wool
You’ll need 2 skeins of 100 g, approximately 170 g

Mustardy-yellow version: Alize Angora Gold Ombre Batik color 7358, 150g/825m,
80% acrylic, 20% wool
You’ll need 2 cakes of 150 g, approximately 190 g

Crochet hook: 3 mm

The shawl is approximately 140 cm (55”) wide and 70 cm (27.5”) long after blocking.

The pattern is very detailed and it includes:

  • a row-by-row written pattern
  • a step-by-step picture tutorial for the first 5 rows
  • three crochet charts
  • a step-by-step photo tutorial on how to make tassels
  • a tassel placement diagram
  • a stitch count and
  • information on materials needed