fringed shawl

every hippie girl needs one!  they're easy to make, warm, and fashionable even today.  from The Gypsy Vest Accessory Book III by Jack Frost (the yarn people), Vol. 77, 1970.
one size fits all.  you will need worsted weight yarn and a K hook.
CHAIN 5.

Row 1:  (2 dc, ch 2, 3 dc, ch 2, 3 dc, ch 2, 3 dc) in 5th ch.

Row 2:  Ch 4, turn, 2 dc in the first dc, ch 2, 3 dc under ch 2 space, (ch 2, 3 dc, ch 2, 3 dc) under CENTER ch 2 space (THIS WILL FORM THE POINT), ch 2, 3 dc under ch 2 space, ch 2, 3 dc in the end chain.

Row 3:  Ch 4, turn, 2 dc in first dc, * ch 2, 3 dc under ch 2 space, repeat from * to center ch 2 space, (ch 2, 3 dc, ch 2, 3 dc) under center ch 2 space, * ch 2, 3 dc under ch 2 space, repeat from * to end, ch 2, 3 dc in the end chain.

REPEAT ROW 3 FOR PATTERN.
Work even in pattern for a total of 28 rows.

LAST ROW:  Work 1 row of shell stitch on top of piece as follows:  5 dc in end ch, * 1 sc in dc of the row BELOW, 5 dc in end ch of the row below, repeat from * across.

FRINGE OTHER 2 SIDES:  To make fringe wrap yarn around a 6" piece of cardboard. Cut one end.  Holding 6 pieces together, slip knot the fringe around each ch 2 space.

Block with a damp cloth if necessary.

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