September/October 2013

Tess Vest

Weave ribbon yarn into this gorgeous and dramatic shrug.

BY Kristin Omdahl

YARN

RED HEART Boutique MIdnight, 2.5oz/70g balls, each approx 153yd/140m (65% acrylic/23% wool/6% nylon/6% metallic polyester)

• 2 balls #1933 Aura (A)

RED HEART Boutique Ribbons, 3.5oz/100g balls, each approx 42yd/38m (75% acrylic/25% polyester)

• 1 ball #1930 Aurora (B)

CROCHET HOOK

• Size H/8 (5mm) crochet hook or any size to obtain correct gauge

NOTIONS

• Sewing needle and thread to match B

• Yarn needle

SIZE

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

FINISHED MEASUREMENTS

Base square Approx 19.5 (21, 22.5)"/49.5 (53.5, 57)cm square.

GAUGE

Rounds 1–5 of Base Square = approx 6"/15cm diameter. 16 sts = 4"/10cm over double crochet

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Comments

Creative!!!!!!!!!!

Wow!! That shrug is really pretty. The creativity, hard work and dedication behind it are well reflected in that shrug. You should share more designs like these. They are really attractive and beautiful. Thanks for these sorts of innovative designs.
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Can't wait to mame this for my college bound niece...Tessa!

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I am such a BIG fan of Kristin Omdahl!! I am so stoked for this!! Can't wait to get my hands on a copy and make it :) BEAUTIFUL!!