DROPS / 179 / 17

Paradis by DROPS Design

Shawl with fan pattern, worked from tip and up. Piece is crocheted in DROPS Air.

DROPS design: Pattern ai-066
Yarn group C or A + A
Measurements: Height: approx. 60 cm / 23½" Width: approx. 90 cm / 35½''
DROPS AIR from Garnstudio (belongs to yarn group C)
150 g color 14, heather

Piece can also be crocheted with yarn from:
“Alternative yarn (yarn group C)” - see link below.

DROPS CROCHET Hook size 6 mm / J/10 – or size needed to get 12 double crochets = width 10 cm / 4''. Pattern A.2b measures approx. 6.5 cm / 2½'' in width.

Not sure which size you should choose? Then it might help you to know that the model in the picture is approx. 5 ft 7 in and uses size S or M. If you are making a sweater, 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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NOTE: This pattern is written in American English. All measurements in charts are in cm. For conversion from inches to cm - 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.

See diagrams A.1 and A.2.

The shawl is worked back and forth from tip and up.
Begin with hook size 6 mm / J/10 and Air and work pattern according to diagram A.1. Work last row from right side. Then work as follows from the wrong side: Work A.2c, A.2b, and finish with A.2a. When A.2 has been worked vertically, repeat A.2 as follows: Work A.2c, A.2b 3 times in total in width, and finish with A.2a. Repeat A.2, every time A.2 has been worked vertically 1 time, work A.2b 2 times more in width. REMEMBER THE CROCHET GAUGE! When piece measures approx. 60 cm / 23½'' in the middle of shawl, fasten off.


= chain stitch
= single crochet in stitch
= single crochet around chain space
= half double crochet in stitch
= double crochet in stitch
= double crochet around chain space
= double treble crochet in stitch
= double treble crochet around chain space
= 4 chain stitches
= 6 chain stitches
= shows last round in A.1, row has already been worked, begin on next row
= 4 chain stitches, form a ring with 1 slip stitch in first chain stitch - see point on circle, row begins and ends here

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