Lacy Evening Shawl
by Pam Black   (2004)
Sz 30 thread
Sz 9 hook

5 V stitches = 1 inch; 5 rows = 1 inch

V stitch:
Dc, ch 1, dc in same st or space


Row 1: Ch 60, sc in ea ch. (59sc)

Row 2: Ch 3 (counts as first dc), (sk next sc, V st in next sc) 28 times, sk next sc, dc in last sc.
(28 Vsts)

Row 3: Ch 3 (counts as first dc), V st in the ch 1 space of each V st, dc in 3rd ch of beginning ch 3.

Repeat Row 3 to desired length.

Last Row: Ch 1, sc in first dc, sc in next dc, (sc in ch 1, sc next 2 dc tog) 27 times, sc in last ch 1 space,
sc in last dc, sc in third ch of beginning ch 3.   (59sc)     Fasten off.

Note: The shawl I made has 112 rows of V stitches. It is 23 inches long; 5 ½ inches wide.


The dress is not my design.
It is based on a pattern I proofed called Nita's Pineapples and Fans Evening Dress.
The original pattern is for a shorter dress.
After I finished it, I decided I wanted it longer, so I added additional rows.

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