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Tranquility by DROPS Design

Crochet DROPS shawl in "BabyAlpaca Silk".

DROPS design: Pattern no BS-018
Yarn group A
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Measurements: Approx. height mid back: 70 cm
Approx. width at top: 150 cm

Materials: DROPS BABYALPACA SILK from Garnstudio
200 g colour no 8112, ice blue
100 g colour no 1760, light grey purple

DROPS CROCHET HOOK SIZE 3.5 mm.

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pattern type: shawls, pattern/technique: lace, shape: top down,

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PATTERN:
See diagrams M.1 and M.2, both patterns are also described below.
BOBBLE:
1 bobble = 3 tr worked tog. This is done as follows: Work 1 tr but wait with last pull through, work 1 more tr, wait with last pull through, work 1 more tr but wait with last pull through, make 1 YO and pull thread through all 4 loops on hook.
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SHAWL:
The piece is worked from the top and down to tip.

Also see diagram M.1.
Work 11 ch with ice blue on hook size 3.5 mm.
ROW 1:
Turn and work 1 tr in 7th ch from hook (= 1 tr + 3 ch), then work 1 tr in each of the last 4 ch, 3 ch and 1 more tr in last ch, turn piece.
ROW 2:
6 ch, 7 tr in first ch-loop, 2 ch, skip 2 tr, 1 tr in next tr, 2 ch, skip 2 tr, 7 tr in next ch-loop, 3 ch and 1 more tr in same ch-loop, turn piece.
ROW 3:
6 ch, 1 tr in first ch-loop, 2 ch, skip 2 tr, 1 tr in each of the next 3 tr, 2 ch, skip 2 tr and 2 ch, in next tr work 1 tr + 3 ch + 1 tr, 2 ch, skip 2 ch and 2 tr, 1 tr in each of the next 3 tr, 2 ch, skip 2 tr, in last ch-loop work 1 tr +3 ch + 1 tr, turn piece.
ROW 4:
6 ch, 7 tr in first ch-loop, 2 ch, skip 1 tr + 2 ch + 1 tr, 1 tr in next tr, 2 ch, skip 1 tr + 2 ch + 1 tr, in middle ch-loop work: [7 tr, 2 ch, 1 tr, 2 ch and 7 tr], 2 ch, skip 1 tr + 2 ch + 1 tr, 1 tr in next tr, 2 ch, 7 tr in last ch-loop, 3 ch and 1 more tr in last ch-loop, turn piece.
ROW 5:
6 ch, 1 tr in first ch-loop, 2 ch, skip 2 tr, 1 tr in each of the next 3 tr, 2 ch, * skip 2 tr + 2 ch, in next tr work 1 tr + 3 ch + 1 tr, 2 ch, skip 2 ch + 2 tr, 1 tr in each of the next 3 tr, 2 ch *, repeat from *-* until middle tr on piece, skip 2 tr + 2 ch, in the middle tr on piece work 1 tr + 3 ch + 1 tr, skip 2 ch + 2 tr, 2 ch, 1 tr in each of the next 3 tr, 2 ch, ** skip 2 tr + 2 ch, in next tr work 1 tr + 3 ch + 1 tr, skip 2 ch + 2 tr, 2 ch, 1 tr in each of the next 3 tr, 2 ch **, repeat from **-** until 1 ch-loop remains on row, in this work 1 tr + 3 ch + 1 tr, turn piece.
ROW 6:
6 ch, * 7 tr in first ch-loop, 2 ch, skip 1 tr + 2 ch + 1 tr, 1 tr in next tr, 2 ch, skip 1 tr + 2 ch + 1 tr *, repeat from *-* until middle ch-loop, in this work: [7 tr, 2 ch, 1 tr, 2 ch and 7 tr], ** 2 ch, skip 1 tr + 2 ch + 1 tr, 1 tr in next tr, 2 ch, skip 1 tr + 2 ch + 1 tr, 7 tr in next ch-loop **, repeat from **-** the rest of row, finish with 3 ch and 1 more tr in last ch-loop, turn piece.
Repeat 5th and 6th row until piece measures approx. 60 cm in the middle and 120 cm in breadth - finish after 5th row, cut the thread. Continue with LACE - see explanation below.

LACE – also see diagram M.2:
Switch to light grey purple. First work 1 row with dc as follows:
1 ch, 2 dc in each of the first 2 ch-loops, 1 dc in each of the next 3 tr, * 2 dc in next loop, 3 dc in next loop, 2 dc in next loop, 1 dc in each of the next 3 tr *, repeat from *-* until the middle 3 ch-loops, work 2 dc in first loop, 7 dc in second loop (= middle loop) and 2 dc in last loop, 1 dc in each of the next 3 tr, repeat from *-* the rest of row, finish with 2 dc in each of the last 2 ch-loops. Turn piece.
ROW 1:
5 ch, in first dc work: 1 dtr, 1 ch, 1 dtr and 1 ch, * skip 4 dc, 1 dc in next dc, 1 ch, skip 4 dc, in next dc work: [1 dtr, 1 ch] 5 times *, repeat from *-* until 5 dc remain at the tip of shawl (= in the middle), skip 2 dc, 1 dc in next dc, 1 ch, skip 2 dc, ** in next dc work: [1 dtr, 1 ch] 5 times, skip 4 dc, 1 dc in next dc, 1 ch, skip 4 dc **, repeat from **-** until 5 dc remain, skip the first 4 dc, in last dc work: 1 dtr, 1 ch, 1 dtr, 1 ch and 1 dtr. Turn piece.
ROW 2:
1 ch, 1 dc in first dtr, * 2 ch, in next dc work: [1 triple tr, 2 ch] 4 times, skip 2 dtr, work 1 dc in next dtr *, repeat from *-* the rest of row but finish with 1 dc in 4th ch from beg of previous row. Turn piece.
ROW 3:
1 ch, 1 dc in first dc, * 4 ch, skip 1 ch-loop, in next ch-loop work 1 BOBBLE – see explanation above, 3 ch, 1 bobble in next ch-loop, 3 ch, 1 bobble in next ch-loop, 4 ch, 1 dc in next dc *, repeat from *-* the rest of row. Turn piece.
ROW 4:
1 ch, 3 dc in first ch-loop, * 4 ch, 1 tr in the first of the 4 ch (= 1 picot), 3 dc in next ch-loop *, repeat from *-* the rest of row. Cut the thread.

Diagram

= 1 ch
= 1 dc
= 1 tr
= 1 dtr
= 1 triple tr
= 1 bobble: see explanation in pattern
= 1 picot: 4 ch, 1 tr in first ch
= beg here

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