Lion Brand® Homespun® Thick & Quick® Beginner's Triangle Shawl

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by Lion Brand® Design Team

Lion Brand® Homespun® Thick & Quick® Beginner's Triangle Shawl

Use Lion Brand® Homespun® Thick & Quick® Yarn to create a simple shawl that is so lovely for winter and fall.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:2+ hours

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Use a gauge of 5-1/2 stitches (about 4 inch or 10 cm) to crochet a triangle shawl that is approximately 47 inch x 22 inch (119-1/2 cm x 56 cm). An exact gauge is not essential for this project.
  • 2
    Shawl is worked back and forth in rows, beginning at the lower center point. Stitches are increased by working two stitches in the same stitch to make the shawl wider.
  • 3
    Chain 2. Row 1: Work 3 single crochet into 2nd chain from hook – 3 single crochet at the end of this row. Row 2: Chain 1, turn, work 2 single crochet in first single crochet, single crochet in next single crochet, 2 single crochet in last single crochet – 5 single crochet. Rows 3-5: Chain 1, turn, work 2 single crochet in first single crochet, single crochet in each single crochet across to last single crochet, 2 single crochet in last single crochet – 11 single crochet at the end of Row 5. Row 6: Chain 3 (counts as a double crochet), turn, double crochet in first single crochet, double crochet in next single crochet, *chain 1, skip next single crochet, double crochet in next single crochet; repeat from * across to last single crochet, 2 double crochet in last single crochet – 9 double crochet and 4 chain-1 spaces at the end of this row. Row 7: Chain 1, turn, work 2 single crochet in first double crochet, single crochet in each double crochet and chain-1 space across to last double crochet (this is the beginning chain of Row 6), 2 single crochet in last double crochet – 15 single crochet. Rows 8-11: Chain 1, turn, work 2 single crochet in first single crochet, single crochet in each single crochet across to last single crochet, 2 single crochet in last single crochet – 23 single crochet at the end of Row 11. Repeat Rows 6-11 three more times until you have a total of 59 stitches.
  • 4
    Finish project by weaving in ends.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:2+ hours

Project Supplies

  • Lion Brand® Homespun® Thick & Quick® Yarn Lagoon 104210663
  • Lion Brand® Crochet Hook Size Q-19/15.75 mm 104236769
  • Lion Brand® Blunt End Needles Large Eye 6 pc. 104755288