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Free Crochet Pattern: Urban Wrap

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Lion Brand® Homespun®
Pattern #: 997
Even a beginner can crochet this dramatic wrap that can be worn either as a stole or an open poncho.
Rating: ***2.6 (based on 22 reviews)
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SKILL LEVEL:  Beginner + (Level 2)

SIZE: Medium, 1X
Chest: 40 (44) in. [101 (111) cm].;
32 (35) in.[81 (60) cm].
Note: Pattern is written for smallest size with changes for larger sizes in parentheses. When only one number is given, it applies to all sizes. To follow pattern more easily, circle all numbers pertaining to your size before beginning.

CORRECTIONS: (applied Nov 15, 2008)

Crochet hook N-13 (9 mm)
The above is only a summary of corrections; the corrected pattern text is below (if free) or shipped upon completion of order (if purchased)
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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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Urban Wrap

Lion Brand® Homespun®


5 sts = 3 in [7.6 cm] in half double crochet. 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.

Making a Gauge Swatch


Garment is worked horizontally.

Ch 54 (59).
Foundation row:
Hdc in 3rd ch from hook, hdc in each ch across — 51 (56) hdc. Ch 2, turn.
Row 1 (RS):
Hdc in each hdc across. Ch 2, turn. Cont in hdc until piece measures 40 (44)” from beg. Fasten off.

Work same as Back until piece measures 16 (18) in [40, (45) cm] from beg, ending with a WS row.

Shape neck:
Next row (RS):
Hdc across to last 5 sts. Ch 2, turn.
Next row: Hdc across. Ch 2, turn.
Next row
(RS): Hdc across to last 5 sts. Ch 2, turn.
row: Hdc across. Ch 2, turn. Cont as est leaving 5 more sts unworked at end of each RS row for neck until piece measures 20 (22)”

Work same as Left Front to neck shaping.

Shape neck:
Next row (RS):
Sl st across first 5 sts, hdc to end of row. Ch 2, turn.
Next row:
Hdc across. Ch 2, turn.
Next row (RS):
Sl st across first 5 sts, hdc to end of row. Ch 2, turn.
Next row:
Hdc across. Ch 2, turn. Cont as est slipping across 5 more sts at beg of each RS row for neck until piece measures 20 (22) in. [51 (56) cm] from beg. Fasten off.

Sl st or sew shoulder seams. Beg at right shoulder seam, work 2 rows sc around entire piece. Ch 1, do not turn. Then work 1 row rev sc, working from left to right, around entire piece. Fasten off.

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beg = begin(s)(ning) ch(s) = chain(s)
cont = continu(e)(s)(ing) est = establish(ed)
hdc = half double crochet RS = right side
sc = single crochet sl st = slip stitch
st(s) = stitch(es) WS = wrong side

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Pattern Average Rating: ***2.6 (based on 22 reviews)
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Urban Wrap assembly instruction in knit pattern 1113 Reviewed by Susan Lou on 2013-02-11 *****
I found the assembly of this pattern confusing and it seems that many others did too. When I printed the crochet instructions I also printed the instructions for the kint pattern too. In my frustration I was flipping pages and realized there are assembly instructions included in the knit version that aren't in the crochet version. The knit pattern is no.1113. Check there ...... VERY helpful.

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