Civic Shrug by Jody Witt

Civic Shrug

Crochet
March 2017
Sport (12 wpi) ?
3.75 mm (F)
489 - 652 yards (447 - 596 m)
43 (44, 45, 46)" wide (cuff to cuff); 7.5 (7.5, 8.25, 8.25)" tall at center back
US
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This pattern is available from interweave.com for $5.50.

This shrug starts from the center back and then flares for a few rows. The ends are then brought together, and the sleeves are finished in the round. The easy stitch repeat makes this a quick project.

Difficulty Some Concentration Required

Finished Size 43 (44, 45, 46)“ wide (cuff to cuff); 7.5 (7.5, 8.25, 8.25)” tall at center back. Sample shown measures 43”.

Yarn Lion Brand Yarns LB Collection Silk: #492-203 phoenix, 3 (3, 4, 4) skeins.

Hook Size F/5 (3.75 mm). Adjust hook size if necessary to obtain correct gauge.

Notions Yarn needle; stitch markers.


Gauge 6 reps and 10 rows = 5” in patt, blocked.