Icarus Shawl

A regal shawl.

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Inspired by Faroese designs, this shawl wraps around like a great bird, with lacy wings and crocodile-stitch feathers for warmth during flight.

Finished Size: 27 1⁄2" from center top to bottom point. 70" from tip to tip.  
Yarn: Brown Sheep Legacy Lace (75% wool, 25% nylon; 1500 yd [1372 m]/6 oz [170 g]; ): #20 golden sunrise, 1 skein.    
Yarn Weight: #0 - Lace 
Hook: Sizes E/4 (3.5 mm), G/6 (4 mm). Adjust hook size if necessary to obtain correct gauge.   
Notions: Yarn needle.    
Gauge: 3 croc sts and 6 rows = 4" in croc st patt. Gauge is not critical for this pattern.   
Originally Published: Interweave Crochet, Accessories 2011

SKU: EP5542

Author/Speaker/Editor: Tracey McCorkle

Format: eProject

Customer Reviews

Beautiful Review by Sally B

This is an absolutely beautiful shawl. I am in the process of making it and really love it. I am an intermediate crocheter and this is not a hard pattern to follow....thank you so much.

(Posted on 11/21/13)