The Vanilla Chai Shawl is soft, lofty, light as air and will keep you cozy without added weight. Crocheted in a simple mesh stitch with a large hook, you have a fabulous and elegant shawl worked up in no time!
*This is also a quick and easy pattern for charity shawl making...please see sizing below for helpful tips.
- 1.25 Skeins Homespun Thick & Quick (Pearl Colorway shown)
- P (10 mm) Crochet Hook
- Tapestry Needle
Sizing As Shown:
- 14 Inches Wide
- 60 Inches Long
Note: If making this shawl for charity, many places will require that the shawl be no longer than 48 inches so is does not get wrapped up in wheelchair wheels. As a side note, they will also recommend soft and washable yarn too.
Chain 31 (Note: if you'd like to change the width, just chain an odd number of chains.
Row 1: Work a dc in the 5th ch from the hook. *ch 1, skip 1 ch, 1 dc in the next ch. Rpt from * to the end of the row.
Row 2: Ch 4 and turn. Work a dc in the first space (ch 1 space from previous row), then ch 1. *(dc, ch 1) in each space (ch 1 space from previous row). To finish the row, work a dc in the turning chain space.
Repeat row 2 until shawl is desired length. Shawl as shown is 60 inches long. See sizing section above for more information about charity sizing.
For helpful information on working into the space (versus the stitch), click here to check out this photo tutorial...
Weave in all ends with a tapestry needle and you're finished!