Follow-up Friday – The “Julia” Shawl

maRRose - CCC - Julia Shawl-15Another shawl has been welcomed into the “maRRose”-crochet family!
Let me present to you “Julia”, fabulously soft and squishy, in a pretty pastel color (mint), and very easy to crochet.
maRRose - CCC - Julia Shawl-14My “Julia” inspiration came from several sources on Instagram; in fact, I shamelessly copied the shawl my sweet friend Miriam made – I soooo loved hers!
I even used the same yarn ……
maRRose - CCC - Julia Shawl-13 maRRose - CCC - Julia Shawl-12A lovely free pattern, and more color inspiration can be found on the ByClaire-site.
The stitch used is very simple, but goes by a lot of different names: granite stitch, moss stitch, seed stitchlinen stitch, or woven stitch.

maRRose - CCC - Julia Shawl-20 maRRose - CCC - Julia Shawl-11Since I did not want a triangle-shaped shawl, I started mine with a chain of 96, increased one stitch on both sides for 56 rows, and crocheted another 20 rows without increases. Using a 9 mm hook, and a pattern/stitch that did not need a whole lot of concentration, this shawl was done in a jiffy. maRRose - CCC - Julia Shawl-22The fun fringes put just the right finishing touch on this shawl: I love how it turned out, and have already used it several times!
maRRose - CCC - Julia Shawl-10Wishing you a wonderful weekend!
Love,
Marianne xx

13 thoughts on “Follow-up Friday – The “Julia” Shawl

  1. Heel mooi! Na vorige week mijn zoveelste sjaal te hebben afgewerkt dacht ik dat ik er nu wel genoeg heb, maar je hebt me aan het twijfelen gebracht… Ach, sjaals kan je niet genoeg hebben, wel? Fijn weekend :)

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