This cozy shrug is worked flat as a simple cabled rectangle. It’s then folded in half with lacy crochet added around the edges afterwards. Easy!
Custom measured to fit you: Hold measuring tape from left mid-triceps across your back to your right mid-triceps. This shrug should fit if you got about 21″ TO ADD WIDTH: when you cast on, add a multiple of 8 stitches for every two inches you’d like to add. Pattern is a multiple of 8 plus 2.
sample measurements flat pre-seaming: 22″ wide x 24″ long
Bulky 12-ply held double – 786 yards for size shown.
US 9 (5.5mm) straight needles
tapestry needle and thread
16 sts = 4×4″ using size US 11 needles