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Holly's Holiday by DROPS Design

Crochet DROPS shawl for Christmas in "Cotton Viscose" and "Glitter"

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DROPS design: Pattern no n-139
Yarn group A
Measurements: approx. 65 cm / 25½'' length mid back

Materials: DROPS COTTON VISCOSE from Garnstudio
300 g color no 05, red
And use: DROPS GLITTER from Garnstudio
10 g color no 08, red

DROPS CROCHET HOOK size 3.5 mm/E - or size needed to get 5 dc-groups = width 11 cm / 4½'' with Cotton Viscose.

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NOTE: This pattern is written in American English. All measurements in charts are in cm. For conversion from cm to inches - click here. There are different terms for crocheting in American and British English. If this pattern includes crochet, click for "crochet terms" here. For this pattern in British English, please click here.
1 dc-group = 2 dc, ch 2, 2 dc in same ch space.

See diagram A-1 (the diagram shows the pattern from RS).

Ch 5 with 1 strand of each yarn on hook size 3.5 mm/E.
Work in 1st ch as follows: 1 tr, ch 2, 2 tr = 1st row in diagram A-1, turn.
Continue to work rows 2-5 in diagram A-1.
Then repeat rows 4 and 5 so that 1 dc-group is worked in every ch space and inc 2 tr and 2 ch in each side on every even numbered row (ROW 6, 8, 10, etc.).
Continue like this until piece measures approx. 65 cm / 25½'' in length mid back (finish with an uneven numbered row), turn.
Then work an edge around the entire shawl.

ROUND 1: Sl sts until 1st ch space, ch 1, 1 sc in same ch space, * ch 5, 1 sc in next ch space *, repeat from *-* the entire row.
Continue to work along the diagonal edge as follows: Work * ch 5, 1 sc in next 4-ch space, ch 5, 1 sc in next tr *, repeat from *-* along both diagonal edges – NOTE: Work 1 sc, ch 5, 1 sc in the tip of shawl, finish with 1 sl st in 1st sc.
Adapt the pattern so that the number of ch spaces are divisible by 2.
ROUND 2: In first ch space work 3 dc, ch 3, 1 sl st in 1st ch, 3 dc, * in next ch space work 1 sc, ch 3, 1 sc, in next ch space work 3 dc, ch 3, 1 sl st in 1st ch, 3 dc *, repeat from *-* the entire round, finish with 1 sl in 1st, cut yarn and weave in the tails.


sl st
start of 1st row

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