crochet wrap-up shawl

similar to the fringed shawl but differently shaped. from The Gypsy Vest Accessory Book III by Jack Frost (the yarn people), Vol. 77, 1970.
you will need worsted weight yarn and a size K hook.
CHAIN 160 (LOOSELY)

Row 1:  1 dc in 7th ch, * ch 2, 1 dc in 3rd chain, repeat from * to end of row.

Row 2:  Chain 5, turn, 1 dc in the dc of the row below, * ch 2, 1 dc in the next dc, repeat from * to end of row (DO NOT PUT A DOUBLE IN THE CH 5 SPACE, YOU WILL HAVE ONE BLOCK LESS EVERY ROW.)

Repeat Row 2 for Pattern.
Work even in pattern until 10 blocks remain.  End off.

Work a shell stitch border on top ONLY as follows:  * 1 sc in block, 5 dc in next block, repeat from * to end.

FRINGE the other 2 sides.  To make fringe, wrap yarn around a 6" cardboard.  Cut 1 end.  Hold 6 pieces together and make a slip knot in each block.
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