Special Stitches V-Stitch Shell Edging Shell

Special Stitches
V-Stitch = (dc, ch 3, dc) all worked in indicated stitch or
Shell = (3 dc, ch 1, 3 dc) all worked in indicated space.
Edging Shell = (sc, hdc, 3 dc, hdc, sc) all worked in
indicated stitch or space.
Ch 46.
Row 1 (Wrong Side): Dc in 4th ch from hook, ch 1, skip
next ch, * V-Stitch in next ch, ch 1 **, skip next 3 ch; repeat
from * to last 4 ch, end at **; skip next 2 ch, dc in last 2 ch;
turn – 10 V-Sts, 4 dc.
Row 2 (Right Side): Ch 3, skip first dc, dc in next dc,
[Shell in ch-3 space of next V-Stitch] 10 times, skip next
dc of V-Stitch, dc in next dc, dc in top of ch-3; turn – 10
Shells, 4 dc.
Row 3: Ch 3, skip first dc, dc in next dc, ch 1, [V-St in ch-1
space of next Shell, ch 1] 10 times, skip next 3 dc of Shell,
dc in next dc, dc in top of ch-3; turn.
Repeat Rows 2 through 3 until piece measures 53” from
beginning, end by working Row 3. Do not fasten off, but
turn to work edging.
Sensational Lacy Scarf
Ch 1, [Edging Shell in corner, and in each ch-3 space
across short side, Edging Shell in next corner and around
each end st of every even row across long side] twice; join
with a slip st in first sc. Fasten off. Weave in ends.
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Viscose from Bamboo” Size 10, Art. 148 available in
300 yd (276 m) balls.
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ABBREVIATIONS: ch = chain; dc = double crochet;
hdc = half double crochet; mm = millimeters; sc = single
crochet; st(s) = stitch (es); * or ** = repeat whatever
follows the * or ** as indicated; [ ] = work directions in
brackets the number of times specified.
Designed by Lisa Gentry.
Scarf measures 6” x 55”.
AUNT LYDIA’S® “Bamboo Crochet Thread”, Size 10:
2 balls 365 Twig.
Steel Crochet Hook: 1.7mm [US 5].
Yarn needle.
GAUGE: 7 Shells = 4”; 12 rows = 4” in pattern slightly
stretched. CHECK YOUR GAUGE. Use any size hook to
obtain the gauge.
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