September/October 2012

Homecoming Queen Shrug

Stitch an easy, glittery lace shrug to celebrate the big win!

by Kristin Omdahl

photo by Nicole Hill Gerulat

YARN
RED HEART Stardust, 1.76oz/50g balls, each approx 191yd/175m
(wool/nylon/metallic)
2 (3, 3) balls #1252 Orange
CROCHET HOOK
Size F/5 (3.75mm) crochet hook or any size to obtain correct gauge
NOTIONS
Yarn needle
SIZES
S/M (L, 1X/2X)
finished measurements
Bust 36–40" (40–44, 44–50)"/91.5-101.5 (101.5–112, 112–127)cm
Back Square 20 (22, 25)"/51 (56, 63.5) cm square
Length 28 (30, 33)"/71 (76, 84)cm, from back neck to lower edge, not including
folded collar
Note Back square stretches into a rectangular shape as armholes are formed and
piece is worn.
gauge
18 sts and 8 rows = 4"/10cm in pattern
(alternating rows of sc BL and dtr BL).
Note Fabric is very stretchy. Gauge will
vary. Garment will lengthen and stretch
when worn.

YARN

RED HEART Stardust, 1.76oz/50g balls, each approx 191yd/175m (wool/nylon/metallic)

  • 2 (3, 3) balls #1252 Orange

CROCHET HOOK

 

  • Size F/5 (3.75mm) crochet hook or any size to obtain correct gauge

 

NOTIONS

 

  • Yarn needle

 

SIZES

S/M (L, 1X/2X)

finished measurements

Bust 36–40" (40–44, 44–50)"/91.5-101.5 (101.5–112, 112–127)cm

Back Square 20 (22, 25)"/51 (56, 63.5) cm square

Length 28 (30, 33)"/71 (76, 84)cm, from back neck to lower edge, not including folded collar

Note:

Back square stretches into a rectangular shape as armholes are formed and piece is worn.

gauge

18 sts and 8 rows = 4"/10cm in pattern (alternating rows of sc BL and dtr BL).

Note:

Fabric is very stretchy. Gauge will vary. Garment will lengthen and stretch when worn.

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Comments

Shrug

I have just the right wool to have fun with this :-)

Shrug

I love this shrug!! I can't wait for the pattern :)