Are you in the mood to learn a new crochet skill? If you’ve ever wondered how to crochet a triangle, this crochet shawl is a great project for you. You can learn a lot.
The pop of color shawl wrap is a free crochet shawl pattern that’s easy to work. It’s a fast project and is really simple so even beginners can have fun with it. A crochet triangle shawl can seem intimidating if you’ve never made one before but this pattern is straightforward.
The main section of the crochet wrap is worked in half double crochets. And the pop of color border is worked using the moss stitch in a contrasting color. This shawl crochet pattern is easy to make and cozy to wear.
Shawls and wraps make great presents for the ones you love. And crochet shawls are so warm too. Perfect for the winter season.
There are lots of free crochet shawl patterns available but this one is special. It’s made using cascade 220 superwash merino. This yarn is really warm and snuggly. It’s a worsted weight 100% wool yarn. It’s machine washable for easy care and it’s durable. You can wear this shawl all the time and it will hold up against wear and tear.
Pop of Color Shawl Crochet Pattern
SKILL LEVEL: Beginner
Yarn: Cascade 220 Superwash Merino – 3 skeins doeskin heather (approx. 580 yards); 2 skeins sugar coral (approx. 310 yards)
Tools: Tapestry Needle & Scissors
st = stitch
ch = chain
FINISHED SIZE: 65” wide, 40” long
Gauge: 12 dc x 8 rows = 4”
Row 1: Using doeskin, make a magic ring. Ch 3 (counts as first dc here and throughout), 3 dc in ring, ch 2, 4 dc in ring, turn. Pull to tighten (8 dc)
Row 2: Ch 3, dc in the first st. Dc in each st to the ch-2 sp. (2 dc, ch 2, 2 dc) in ch-2 sp. Dc in each st to last st, 2 dc in the last st, turn. (14 dc)
Rows 3-39: Repeat row 2. At end of last row, fasten off.(Last row will have 236 dc)
Row 40: With sugar coral, ch 2 (counts as sc and ch-1), sc in the 2nd st. *ch 1, sk 1 st, sc in the next st*, repeat between * across to ch-2 sp, ch 1, (sc, ch 2, sc) in ch-2 sp, ch 1, sc into the first st after the ch-2 sp, rep between * across, to last st, ch 1, sc in last st, turn. (120 ch-1 sps, 122 sc)
Row 41: Ch 2, sc into the first ch-1 sp *ch 1, sk 1 sc, sc in the next ch-1 sp*, repeat between * across to ch-2 sp, ch 1, (sc, ch 2, sc) in ch-2 sp, ch 1, sc into the first ch-1 sp after the ch-2 sp, rep between * across ending with (sc, ch 1, sc) in last ch-2, turn. (122 ch-1 sps, 124 sc)
Row 42-49: Repeat row 41.
Fasten off and weave in all ends.
This crochet shawl is easy to make and will teach you how to crochet a triangle. I love projects that I can learn new skills from and this crochet shawl pattern is just that. Pick up your hook and make yourself a pop of color shawl wrap today.