301. Shell Triangle Scarf

Crochet, project 301. Completed 5/15/2011

So lovely after blocking

PATTERN
Adapted from instructions by Chriss Smith, “A Bit of Lace Hemp Triangle Scarf” (paid pattern)

SIZE
45.5″ across and 12″ deep after blocking

MATERIALS
Yarn: Pattern calls for 165 yds worsted weight yarn. I used 141 yds / 2 oz sport weight yarn

  • MC = main color. 1.5 oz, 106 yds

Solitude Wool Suffolk & Dorset (70% Wool, 30% Nylon), 1.7 oz /48 g, 120 yds. Color: Red (Paprika).

  • CC = coordinating color. 0.5 oz, 35 yds

1.1 oz / 75.4yds. Leftovers from 1 ball Solitude Wool Suffolk & Dorset (70% Wool, 30% Nylon), 3.5 oz /99 g, 240 yds. Color: Color Study Rust.

Crochet Hook: US Size N-15 (10 mm)

NOTES
As author Chriss Smith says, “Using the extra-large hook to explode the lace really changes the look and feel. You can make this scarf larger or smaller by simply increasing or decreasing chains by a multiple of 6.”

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