Lion Brand® Homespun® Thick & Quick® Victorian Stole

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by Lion Brand® Design Team

Lion Brand® Homespun® Thick & Quick® Victorian Stole

The Lion Brand® Homespun® Thick & Quick® Victorian Stole is a simple and elegant piece that compliments just about any outfit. Be sure to choose a color yarn that matches your style!

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:1+ hours

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Use a gauge of 5-1/2 sts + 4 rows (about 4 inch or 10 cm) in pattern to crochet a stole that is about 16 inch x 45 inch (40-1/2 cm x 114-1/2 cm) long. Be sure to check your gauge. When you match the gauge in a pattern, your project will be the size specified in the pattern and the materials specified in the pattern will be sufficient. If it takes you fewer stitches and rows to match the gauge, try using a smaller size hook or needles; if more stitches and rows, try a larger size hook or needles.
  • 2
    Stitch Explanations BPDC (back post double crochet) Yarn over, insert hook from back to front then to back, going around post of indicated st, draw up a loop, (yarn over and draw through 2 loops on hook) twice. Skip st in front of the BPDC. FPDC (front post double crochet) Yarn over, insert hook from front to back then to front, going around post of indicated st, draw up a loop, (yarn over and draw through 2 loops on hook) twice. Skip st behind the FPDC. V-dc (double crochet V-stitch) Work (dc, ch 1, dc) in indicated st. V-hdc (half double crochet V-stitch) Work (hdc, ch 1, hdc) in indicated st. V-sc (single crochet V-stitch) Work (sc, ch 1, sc) in indicated st.
  • 3
    Note Stole is worked back and forth in rows beg at center front. Two different options are provided for fastening Stole.
  • 4
    Stole Ch 23. Row 1: Sc in 2nd ch from hook and in each ch across – 22 sts. Row 2: Ch 2 (counts as first hdc), turn, BPDC around each of next 6 sc, FPDC around each of next 14 sc, hdc in last sc. Row 3: Ch 3 (counts as first dc in this row and in all following rows), turn, sk first st, V-dc in next st, (sk next st, V-dc in next st) 4 times, sk next st, V-hdc in next st, (sk next st, V-sc in next st) twice, sk next st, V-hdc in next st, sk next st, V-dc in next st, sk next st, dc in top of turning ch – 10 V-sts, 1 dc at beg of row, and 1 dc at end of row. Row 4: Ch 3, turn, V-dc in next ch-1 sp, V-hdc in next ch-1 sp, V-sc in each of next 2 ch-1 sps, V-hdc in next ch-1 sp, V-dc in each of next 5 ch-1 sps, dc in top of turning ch. Row 5: Ch 1, turn, sc in first dc, sc in next st (first st of first V-st), *sk next ch-1 sp, sc in next 2 sts; rep from * to last ch-1 sp, sk last ch-1 sp, sc in next st, sc in top of turning ch. Rep Rows 2-5 until piece measures about 45 inch (114-1/2 cm) from beg, end with a Row 2 as your last row. Fasten off.
  • 5
    Finishing Fold top 5 inch (12-1/2 cm) of the Stole over.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:1+ hours

Project Supplies

  • Lion Brand® Homespun® Thick & Quick® Yarn (Color of Your Choice) (2)
  • Lion Brand® Crochet Hook Size P-15/10.0 mm 104236768
  • Lion Brand® Blunt End Needles Large Eye 6 pc. 104755288
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