Track Stitch Shawl
Crochet World|April 2021
Master the double treble stitch and create a stunning shawl to wear this spring! Crocheting with a light and airy alpaca blend, you’ll make increases at three points to create the unique shape.
Jennifer Olivarez

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FINISHED MEASUREMENTS

62 inches wide x 33 inches deep at center

MATERIALS

• Berroco Folio light (DK) weight alpaca/rayon yarn (13/4oz/219 yds/50g per ball):

4 balls #4517 tropical breeze

• Size J/10/6mm crochet hook or size needed to obtain gauge

• Locking stitch markers: 3

• Tapestry needle

GAUGE

15 sts = 4 inches; 11 rows = 4 inches Take time to check gauge.

PATTERN NOTES

The pattern is worked top to bottom in rows.

Weave in loose ends as work progresses.

Mark middle stitch in each 3-single crochet corner and move markers up with each row as needed.

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