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Offset Shell Shawl – Free Crochet Pattern




This Free Crochet pattern teaches how to make a shawl using off set shells that makes a very lacy crochet shawl that looks stylish and beautiful shawl to wear for the spring and fall season.


You can find more things like this under the category Ponchos & Shawls


Offset Shell Shawl – Free Crochet Pattern

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For this project you’ll need:

HOOK: 5 mm hook or size H hook for the US and also a 6 mm \ J hook just to make the starting chain

YARN: 2 skeins of worsted weight yarn, 4 ply US, 10 ply AU

100 grams / 3.5. oz

240 meters / 262 yards





ch = Chain

sl st = Slip Stitch

st = Stitch

sc = Single Crochet

dc = Double Crochet

TRC = Triple Crochet


* = Repeat what is in between the stars for the rest of the row




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This stitch is done in multiples of 6 + 5



offset shell gauge



To start using your 6mm \ J hook


Chain in Multiples of 6 and when your ready to start, ch 5

OR for the size I made, chain 192 + 5 = 197 with this amount of chains my shawl measured about 131 cms or 51 ½ inches




Row 1 switch to your 5mm \ H hook


DC in 8th ch from the hook, ch 3 and dc 5 onto DC that you just made.* sk 2 sts and sc in next. ch 3 and sk 2 sts, dc into next st,

ch 3 and dc 5 onto post of dc * repeat for row. sc into last st.



Offset shell shawl 1

Offset shell shawl 2


Row 2

ch 6 and *sc into top of 1st ch 3 (the one on top of your shell tip) ch 3 and dc into the top of the ch 3 below your shell. ch 3 and dc 5 onto post of dc* repeat for row.

ch 3 after the last dc shell then Triple crochet in top of the ch 4



Offset shell shawl 3

Offset shell shawl 4




Row 3

ch 4 and *dc into the top ch of ch 3, dc 5 onto post of dc, ch 3, sc into top of 1st ch 3 (the one on top of your dc’s) * repeat for row. to end row, triple crochet into

2nd ch of the ch 6.



Offset shell shawl 5


Repeat rows 2 & 3







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