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Liberty by DROPS Design

Crochet DROPS shawl in Cotton Viscose and Vivaldi or BabyAlpaca Silk and Brushed Alpaca Silk.

Tags: lace, shawls, square,

DROPS design: Pattern no N-111

Measurements:
Width at top: approx 120 cm
Length mid back: approx 70 cm
Materials: DROPS COTTON VISCOSE from Garnstudio
150 g colour no 02, off-white
150 g colour no 17, light beige
And use: DROPS VIVALDI from Garnstudio
100 g colour no 06, off-white

DROPS BABYALPACA SILK from Garnstudio
100 g colour no 0100, off-white
100 g colour no 1306, powder
And use: DROPS BRUSHED ALPACA SILK from Garnstudio
100 g colour no 01, off-white

DROPS CROCHET HOOK size 4 mm - or size needed to get 1 square = 12 x 12 cm.

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Not sure which size you should choose? Then it might help you to know that the model in the picture is approx. 170 cm and uses size S or M. If you are making a jumper, cardigan, dress or similar garment, you will find a graphic with the measurements of the finished garment (in cm) at the bottom of the pattern.
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DROPS Cotton Viscose DROPS Cotton Viscose
54% Cotton, 46% Viscose
from 2.30 £ /50g
DROPS Cotton Viscose uni colour DROPS Cotton Viscose uni colour 2.30 £ /50g
at Wool Warehouse Direct Ltd
DROPS Vivaldi DROPS Vivaldi
56% Mohair, 30% Polyamide, 14% Wool
Discontinued
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DROPS Needles & Hooks

Pattern instructions

NOTE: This pattern is written in British English. All measurements in charts are in cm. For conversion from cm to inches - click here. There are different terms for crocheting in British and American English. If this pattern includes crochet, click for "crochet terms" here. For this pattern in American English, please click here.
DIAGRAMS:
Fig.1 shows how to crochet a square. Fig.2 shows how to crochet 2 squares tog. Fig.3 shows the order of the squares.
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SHAWL:
The shawl is crochet in rows. For each row there is 1 less square (first square on a new row is crochet in second square from the row below) until there is only 1 square on row.
The shawl is crochet from one short side and across – see Fig.3.

FIRST ROW – SQUARE 1:
Also see Fig.1.
Crochet 6 ch with 1 thread light beige Cotton Viscose + 1 thread Vivaldi or 1 thread powder BabyAlpaca Silk + 1 thread Brushed Alpaca Silk and crochet hook size 4 mm and form a ring with 1 sl st in first ch.
ROUND 1: 6 ch (= 1 dtr + 2 ch), * 1 dtr in ch-ring, 2 ch *, repeat from *-* a total of 11 times, finish with 1 sl st in 4th ch from beg of round = 12 dtr.
ROUND 2: 3 ch (= 1 tr), 1 tr in ch-loop but wait with last pull-through, 1 tr in next dtr, and when doing the last pull-through pull thread through all 3 sts on hook, * 6 ch, 1 tr in same dtr but wait with last pull-through, 1 tr in ch-loop but wait with last pull-through, 1 tr in next dtr and when doing the last pull-through pull thread through all 4 sts on hook *, repeat from *-* a total of 11 times , finish with 3 ch and 1 tr at the top of the first tr-group (= 12 tr-groups).
ROUND 3: Change to 1 thread off-white Cotton Viscose + 1 thread Vivaldi or 1 thread off white BabyAlpaca Silk + 1 thread Brushed Alpaca Silk and continue as follows: 1 ch, 1 dc in last tr from previous round, ** 2 ch, * 1 dtr in 6-ch-loop, 1 picot (= 4 ch, 1 sl st in first ch) *, repeat from *-* a total of 2 times, 1 dtr in the same 6-ch-loop, 1 ch, 1 picot, 1 ch, repeat from *-* 2 times (= 5 picots), 1 dtr in the same 6-ch-loop, 2 ch, 1 dc in next 6-ch-loop, in next tr-group crochet as follows: [2 tr, 1 picot, 2 tr], 1 dc in next 6-ch-loop **, in next 6-ch-loop repeat from **-**, do this a total of 4 times, but finish with 1 sl st in first dc on round. Cut and fasten threads.

FIRST ROW – SQUARE-2:
Beg + round 1 and 2: Like square 1.
ROUND 3: Also see Fig.2.
Change to 1 thread off-white Cotton Viscose + 1 thread Vivaldi or 1 thread off white BabyAlpaca Silk + 1 thread Brushed Alpaca Silk. Crochet 1 ch, 1 dc in last tr on previous round, 2 ch, * 1 dtr in 6-ch-loop, 1 picot *, repeat from *-* a total of 2 times, 1 dtr in the same 6-ch-loop, 5 ch, insert hook in the middle picot in corner of previous square, 1 sl st in this picot. Now continue on square 2 again as follows: 1 sl st back in 2nd ch (of the 5), 1 ch, 1 dtr in 6-ch-loop, 4 ch, insert hook in the next picot on previous square, 1 sl st in this picot, 1 sl st back in the first ch (of the 4), 1 dtr in 6-ch-loop, 4 ch, insert hook in the last of the picots in this corner on previous square, 1 sl st in this picot, 1 sl st back in the first ch (of the 4), 1 dtr in the same 6-ch-loop, 2 ch, 1 dc in next 6-ch-loop, in next tr-group crochet as follows: [2 tr, 4 ch, insert hook in next picot from previous square (i.e. the picot in the middle of the side), 1 sl st in this picot, 1 sl st back in the first ch (of the 4), 2 tr], 1 dc in next 6-ch-loop, 2 ch, skip to the next 6-ch-loop, ** 1 dtr in 6-ch-loop, 4 ch, insert hook in the first of the picots from next corner in the previous square, 1 sl st in this picot, 1 sl st back in the first ch (of the 4) **, repeat from **-** 1 more time in the next picot, 1 dtr in the same 6-ch-loop, 5 ch, insert hook in the middle picot in the corner of previous square, 1 sl st in this picot, 1 sl st back in the 2nd ch (of the 5), 1 ch, repeat from *-* (see beg of round) 2 times (= 5 picots), continue in the round as described for square 1.

Crochet another 4 squares like square 2 = 6 squares on first row.

SECOND ROW – SQUARE 7:
Beg + round 1 and 2: Like square 1.
ROUND 3: Change to 1 thread off-white Cotton Viscose + 1 thread Vivaldi or 1 thread off white BabyAlpaca Silk + 1 thread Brushed Alpaca Silk. Crochet 1 ch, 1 dc in last tr on previous round, 2 ch, * 1 dtr in 6-ch-loop, 1 picot *, repeat from *-* a total of 2 times, 1 dtr in the same 6-ch-loop, 5 ch, insert hook in sl st where square 2 and 3 from previous row are crochet tog, 1 sl st here, 1 sl st back in 2nd ch (of the 5), 1 dtr in 6-ch-loop, 4 ch, insert hook in the next picot on square 2, 1 sl st in picot, 1 sl st back in the first ch (of the 4), 1 dtr in 6-ch-loop, 4 ch, insert hook in the last picot in this corner on square 2, 1 sl st in picot, 1 sl st back in first ch (of the 4), 1 dtr in the same 6-ch-loop, 2 ch, 1 dc in next 6-ch-loop, in next tr-group crochet as follows: [2 tr, 4 ch, insert hook in next picot on square 2 (i.e. the picot in the middle of the side), 1 sl st in picot, 1 sl st back in the first ch (of the 4), 2 tr], 1 dc in next 6-ch-loop, 2 ch, skip to next 6-ch-loop, ** 1 dtr in 6-ch-loop, 4 ch, insert hook in the first picot in next corner on square 2, 1 sl st in picot, 1 sl st back in the first ch (of the 4) **, repeat from **-** 1 more time in the next picot, 1 dtr in the same 6-ch-loop, 5 ch, insert hook in sl st where square 1 and 2 are crochet tog, 1 sl st here, 1 sl st back in the second ch (of the 5), 1 ch, repeat from *-* (see beg of round) 2 times (= 5 picots), Continue in the round as described for square 1.

SQUARE 8:
Beg + round 1 and 2: Like square 1.
ROUND 3: Change to 1 thread off-white Cotton Viscose + 1 thread Vivaldi or 1 thread off white BabyAlpaca Silk + 1 thread Brushed Alpaca Silk: Crochet like square 7 – but crochet the first side of square tog with picots from next square on previous row and crochet second side of square tog with picots from previous square on this row.

Crochet another 3 squares in the same way as square 8 = 5 squares on second row.

Continue as row 2 with 1 less square per row until there is only 1 square on row.

This pattern has been corrected. .

FIRST ROW - SQUARE 2: ........ as follows: 1 sl st back in 2nd ch (of the 5), 1 ch, 1 dtr in 6-ch-loop, 4 ch, insert hook in the next picot on previous square, 1 sl st in this picot, 1 sl st back in the first ch (of the 4),
Updated online: 16.02.2010

Diagram

= 1 ch
= 1 sl st
= 1 dc
= 1 tr
= 1 dtr
= 1 tr-group: 1 tr in dtr below but wait with last pull-through, 1 tr in ch-loop but wait with last pull-through, 1 tr in next dtr but when doing the last pull-through pull thread through all 4 trs on hook
= 1 picot = 4 ch, 1 sl st in first ch