Instructions given fit size small/medium; changes for large/X-large and 2X-large/ 3X-large are in [ ].
Width from cuff edge to cuff edge: about 57 [59, 62] inches
Premier Yarns Puzzle (bulky) weight acrylic yarn (7 oz/328 yds/ 200g per ball): 3 balls #23 solitaire
Premier Yarns Serenity Chunky (bulky) weight acrylic yarn (31/2oz/109 yds/100g): 2 balls #37 raven
Premier Yarns Serenity Chunky Big (bulky) weight acrylic yarn (101/2oz/328 yds/300g): 1 ball #6 wine
Size K/101/2/6.5mm crochet hook or size needed to obtain gauge
Size L/11/8mm crochet hook or size needed to obtain gauge
10 dc and 6 rows/rnds = 4 inches with smaller hook
9 dc = 4 inches with larger hook
The shrug is made from a rectangle that is folded in half and seamed to form armholes.
Weave in loose ends as work progresses.
Join with slip stitch as indicated unless otherwise stated.
Chain-1 at beginning of round doesn’t count as a stitch.
Chain-2 at beginning of row/round counts as first-half double crochet unless otherwise stated.
Chain-3 at beginning of row/round counts as first double crochet unless otherwise stated.
Row 1 (RS): With larger hook and color raven, loosely ch 96 [102, 106], dc in 4th ch from hook (sk 3 chs count as st) and in each rem ch across, turn. (94 [100, 104] dc)
Row 2: Ch 3 (see Pattern Notes), fptr (see Stitch Guide) around each dc across, ending with dc in top of turning ch at beg of previous row, turn.
Row 3: Ch 2 (see Pattern Notes), bpdc (see Stitch Guide) around each tr across, ending with hdc in top of beg ch-3, turn.
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