January 2014

Sleigh Shrug

Make an impression when you leave with this showstopping back!

By Mari Lynn Patrick 

YARN 

RED HEART Soft, 5oz/141g balls, each approx 256yd/234m (100% acrylic)

  • 3 (4, 5) balls #9440 Light Grey Heather

CROCHET HOOK

  • Size J/10 (6mm) crochet hook or any size to obtain correct gauge

NOTIONS

  • 1 button, 1 1/2"/38mm diameter
  • Stitch markers
  • Yarn needle

SIZES

 

  • XS/S (M, L/1X)

 

FINISHED MEASUREMENTS 

Bust 34.5 (38.5, 43)"/87.5 (98, 109)cm, buttoned

Length 17 (19, 21.5)"/43 (48.5, 54.5)cm

GAUGE 

Rounds 1–5 of Center Back Motif measure about 5 1/4"/13.5cm square.

20 sts = 6"/15cm and 7 rows/rounds = 4"/10cm over double crochet.

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