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Free Crochet Pattern: Large Collar Cape

Lion Brand® Homespun®Thick & Quick®
Pattern #: L40008
Rating: *****5.0 (based on 1 review)
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SKILL LEVEL:  Easy (Level 2)

SIZE: One Size

Finished Length About 62 in. (157.5 cm) across longest edge
Finished Width About 18 in. (46 cm)



CORRECTIONS: None
 
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Homespun®Thick & Quick®

Click here to enlarge image and see more about item 792-213: Homespun Thick & Quick: Antique Stripes
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*Homespun Thick & Quick (Article #792). 88% Acrylic, 12% Polyester; package size: 8.00oz/227.00 gr. (160yds/146m) pull skeins

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•  792-213 Homespun Thick & Quick: Antique Stripes
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Lion Brand Crochet Hook - Size N-13 (9 mm)   $ 2.95  
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Large Collar Cape

Lion Brand® Homespun®Thick & Quick®

GAUGE:

7 sc = about 4 in. (10 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.

Making a Gauge Swatch

STITCH EXPLANATION:

BPDC (back post double crochet) Yarn over (yo), insert hook from back to front then to back, going around post of indicated st, draw up a loop, (yo and draw through 2 loops on hook) twice. Skip st in front of the BPDC.
FPDC (front post double crochet) Yo, insert hook from front to back then to front, going around post of indicated st, draw up a loop, (yo and draw through 2 loops on hook) twice. Skip st behind the FPDC.


CAPE
Ch 32.
Row 1: Sc in 2nd ch from hook and in each ch across - 31 sts.
Row 2 (WS): Ch 1, turn, sc in each of next 15 sts, hdc in each of next 8 sts, dc in next st, BPDC in next st, dc in each of next 3 sts, BPDC in each of next 2 sts, dc in last st.
Row 3: Ch 3 (counts as first dc), turn, FPDC in each of next 2 sts, hdc in each of next 3 sts, FPDC in next st, hdc in next st, sc in each of next 23 sts.
Rep Rows 2 and 3 until piece measures about 38 in. (46 cm) along sc edge and about 62 in. (157.5 cm) along dc edge.
Fasten off.

FINISHING
Weave in ends.


 
ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
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ch(s) = chain(s) dc = double crochet
hdc = half double crochet sc = single crochet
st(s) = stitch(es)  


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Pattern Average Rating: *****5.0 (based on 1 review)
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Large Collar Cape Reviewed by Lillianne on 2014-10-13 *****
I just finished this lovely cape, but had to drastically alter the finished size. This is a perfect size for a petite woman, but I am a plus size. It was very easy to just add to the width and length by increasing the stitch count. Thanks for sharing this pattern.


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