Belle Époque Shawl

Belle Époque Shawl



Wrap yourself up in this luxurious shawl for instant warmth and elegance. The body of the shawl features graceful rows of eyelets highlighting the top-down triangular construction. An edging of delicate lace looks lovely whether the shawl is worn traditionally around your shoulders or tossed casually around your neck.

Width: 47(62)”
Length: 21(27)”

GAUGE 4″ = 16-17.5 sts and 10 rows in Double Crochet, blocked
Note: yarns shown usually knit at 22-24 sts to 4″ in Stocking Stitch

390(680) yards fingering weight yarn in main color
100(143) yards fingering weight yarn in contrast color
OR 450(750) yards fingering weight yarn for solid color shawl
US H (5 mm) crochet hook or size needed to obtain gauge
removable stitch marker
yarn needle
pins (for blocking)

YARN SHOWN Ranch of the Oaks Alpaca (100% alpaca; 200 yards/3 ounces)
Canon Hand Dyes Charles Sock (80% merino wool/20% nylon; 395 yards/50 grams)
Handspun 2-ply from Ridgewood Fine Woolies cormo X roving(100% cormo X wool; 650 yards/4 ounces; 16 wraps per inch)