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Free Crochet Pattern: Urban Wrap

Lion Brand® Homespun®
Pattern #: 70678AD
Rating: ****3.9 (based on 8 reviews)
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SKILL LEVEL:  Easy (Level 2)

SIZE: One Size
S-L (Plus size)
Finished Chest: 40 (44) in. [101 (111) cm]
Finished Length: 32 (35) in. [81 (60) cm]


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Click here to enlarge image and see more about item 790-345: Homespun Yarn: Corinthian
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*Homespun® (Article #790). 98% Acrylic, 2% Polyester; package size: 6.00oz/170.00 gr. (185yds/169m) pull skeins

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•  790-345 Homespun Yarn: Corinthian
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Urban Wrap

Lion Brand® Homespun®


6 hdc = 3 in [7.6 cm]. When you match the gauge in a pattern, your project will be the size specified in the pattern and the materials specified in the pattern will be sufficient. The needle or hook size called for in the pattern is based on what the designer used, but it is not unusual for gauge to vary from person to person. If it takes you fewer stitches and rows to make your swatch, try using a smaller size hook or needles; if more stitches and rows, try a larger size hook or needles.

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Wrap is worked from side to side, not bottom up. Number of chains to begin is the same for fronts and back.

Ch 65 (71).
Row 1: Hdc in 3rd ch from hook and in each ch across.
Row 2 (RS): Ch 2, turn. Hdc in each hdc across.
Rep Row 2 until piece measures 40 (44) in. [101.5 (112) cm] from beg. Fasten off.
Work as for Back until piece measures 16 (18) in. [40, (45) cm] from beg.
Shape neck
Next row (RS):
Ch 2, turn. Hdc in each st to last 6 sts.
Next row: Ch 2, turn. Hdc across.
Next row(RS): Ch 2, turn. Hdc across, leave last 6 sts unworked.
Next row: Ch 2, turn. Hdc across.
Next row (RS): Ch 2, turn. Hdc across, leave last 6 sts unworked.
Work even in hdc on remaining sts until piece measures 20 (22) in. [51 (56)cm]. Fasten off.
Work as for Left Front, reversing neck shaping.

Seam shoulders. Join yarn with sl st at right shoulder seam, work 2 rounds sc around entire piece. Ch 1, do not turn. Work 1 round reverse sc, working from left to right, around entire piece. Fasten off.
Weave in ends.

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beg = begin(s)(ning) ch(s) = chain(s)
hdc = half double crochet RS = right side
sc = single crochet sl st = slip stitch

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Pattern Average Rating: ****3.9 (based on 8 reviews)
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Urban Wrap Reviewed by Denise Weik on 2014-06-30 ****
I made this pattern but changed it completely by using
changes mentioned in the reviews. "Boring stich work" and changed yarn to Homespun, vs. 4 ply.
First I changed the stiches used, I made the first 2 rows and last 2 rows HDC then changed to a modified "forget me not" stich (1 single and 2 double crochet stiches in the same loop, skip two loops and repeat in third across to end with 1 one single crochet). Used 80 stiches across and then 35 stiches across for each side.
Then built up collar with 2 rows of HDC then one row of Forget Me Not stich and continued it down the front edge of each side. Please reply if you need pattern written better, Thanks.

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