AllFreeDIYWeddings.com

Menu

Free Offer
Unique Wedding Ceremony Ideas: 27 DIYs + Wedding Ceremony Songs and Outline

Plan the wedding of your dreams with this wedding ceremony FREE e-book filled with unique ideas! Inside are wonderful and creative ideas that will allow you to put your own personal touch on your wedding.

Bonus: Get our newsletter & special offers for free. We will not share or sell your email address. View our Privacy Policy

Gardenia Bridal Shawl

By: Maria Bittner from redheart.com
Gardenia Bridal Shawl
Gardenia Bridal Shawl
This image courtesy of redheart.com

Spring is such a beautiful time of year. Snow is melting, leaves are growing, and flowers are blooming. With all this rebirth, it's the perfect time for a wedding. What better way to symbolize this new union? There's only one problem with spring weddings: the weather. Spring weather is truly hit or miss, so be prepared with this Gardenia Bridal Shawl. This white wedding wrap has you covered (literally) when it comes to the unpredictable weather, plus the pretty flower pattern will go perfectly with your decor. This is truly the perfect wedding shawl for your sweet spring nuptials.

Estimated Cost$11-$20

Time to CompleteIn an evening

MaterialsYarn

Primary TechniqueCrochet

Intermediate

Project TypeMake a Project

Materials List

  • AUNT LYDIA’S® Fashion 3: 6 balls 201 White
  • Susan Bates® Crochet Hook: 4 mm [US G-6]
  • Stitch markers
  • Yarn needle

Instructions

GAUGE: 3 pattern repeats = about 7" [18 cm]; 5 rows = 4" [10 cm] in body pattern. Note: One pattern repeat consists of (small-shell, ch 4, sc, ch 4). CHECK YOUR GAUGE. Use any size hook to obtain the gauge given.

Shawl measures about 19 x 66" [48.5 x 167.5cm] 

ABBREVIATIONS ch = chain; dc = double crochet; hdc = half double crochet; sc = single crochet; tr = treble crochet; ( ) = work directions in parentheses into specified stitch or space; [ ] = work directions in brackets the number of times specified; * = repeat whatever follows the * as indicated.

Special Stitches

Cl (2 double crochet cluster) = Yarn over, insert hook in indicated stitch or space and pull up a loop, yarn over and draw through 2 loops on hook (2 loops remain on hook); yarn over, insert hook in same stitch or space and pull up a loop, yarn over and draw through 2 loops on hook; yarn over and draw through all 3 loops on hook.
shell = (2 tr, ch 2, 2 tr) in indicated stitch or space.
small-shell = (2 dc, ch 1, 2 dc) in indicated stitch or space.

Body

Ch 348

  1. Row 1 (right side): Shell in 8th ch from hook (7 skipped ch count as 3 base ch and first tr), *ch 4, skip next 5 ch, sc in next ch, ch 4, skip next 5 ch, shell in next ch; repeat from * to last 4 ch, skip next 3 ch, tr in last ch—29 shells, 28 sc, 2 tr, and 56 ch-4 spaces

  2. Row 2: Ch 8 (counts as tr, ch 4), turn, sc in ch-2 space of first shell, *ch 4, shell in next sc, ch 4, sc in ch-2 space of next shell; repeat from * to beginning ch, ch 4, tr in top of beginning ch—28 shells, 29 sc, 2 tr, and 58 ch-4 spaces

  3. Row 3: Ch 4 (counts as tr here and throughout), turn, shell in next sc, *ch 4, sc in ch-2 space of next shell, ch 4, shell in next sc; repeat from * to beginning ch-space, tr in 4th ch of beginning ch.

  4. Rows 4 and 5: Repeat Rows 2 and 3. Place a stitch marker in the 4th ch of beginning ch-4 and in top of last tr of Row 5.

  5. Row 6: Turn, skip first st, slip st in next 2 dc, ch 1, sc in ch-2 space of first shell, *ch 4, shell in next sc, ch 4, sc in ch-2 space of next shell; repeat from * to beginning ch; leave beginning ch unworked—28 shells, 29 sc, and 56 ch-4 spaces

  6. Row 7: Turn, skip first st, slip st in next 4 ch, slip st in next 2 dc, ch 1, sc in ch-2 space of first shell, *ch 4, shell in next sc, ch 4, sc in ch-2 space of next shell; repeat from * to last ch-4 space; leave remaining sts unworked—27 shells, 28 sc, and 54 ch-4 spaces.

  7. Rows 8–27: Repeat Row 7 twenty more times—7 shells, 8 sc, and 14 ch-4 spaces in Row 27.

  8. Row 28: Turn, skip first st, slip st in next 4 ch, slip st in next 2 dc, ch 1, sc in ch-2 space of next shell, *ch 5, tr in next sc, ch 5, sc in ch-2 space of next shell; repeat from * to last ch-4 space; leave remaining sts unworked—6 tr, 7 sc, and 12 ch-5 spaces.
    Fasten off.

Pineapple Edging

  1. Row 1 (right side): With right side facing, draw up a loop in marked ch at beginning of Row 5; working along curved edge, ch 1, hdc in same st, work 1 hdc in each tr, dc, sc, and ch-2 space, 4 hdc in each ch-4 space, and 5 hdc in each ch-5 space all the way along curved edge working last hdc in marked tr at end of Row 5—433 hdc

  2. Row 2: Ch 1, turn, sc in first st, *2 sc in next st, sc in next 35 sts; repeat from * across—445 sc

  3. Row 3: Ch 3 (counts as dc here and throughout), turn, dc in next 2 sts, *ch 1, skip next st, dc in next st; repeat from * to last 2 sts, dc in last 2 sts—225 dc and 220 ch-1 spaces.

  4. Row 4: Ch 3, turn, dc in next st, *ch 1, skip next dc, dc in next ch-1 space; repeat from * to last 3 dc, ch 1, skip next dc, dc in last 2 dc—224 dc and 219 ch-1 spaces

  5. Row 5: Ch 3, turn, dc in next st, dc in next ch-1 space, *ch 1, skip next dc, dc in next ch-1 space; repeat from * to last 2 dc, dc in last 2 dc

  6. Row 6: Ch 1, turn, 2 sc in first st, sc in next 2 sts; working in each dc and ch-1 space, *2 sc in next st, sc in next 12 sts; repeat from * across—480 sc

  7. Row 7: Ch 1, turn, 2 hdc in first st, hdc in next 59 sts, *2 hdc in next st, hdc in next 59 sts; repeat from * across—488 hdc.

  8. Row 8: Ch 1, turn, sc in first st, hdc in next 2 sts, small-shell in next st, *ch 4, skip next 7 sts, (dc, ch 4, dc) in next st, ch 4, skip next 7 sts, small-shell in next st; repeat from * to last 4 sts, ch 1, skip next st, hdc in next 2 sts, sc in last st—31 small shells and 30 (dc, ch 4, dc) groups.

  9. Row 9: Turn, skip first st, slip st in next 4 sts, (slip st, ch 3, dc, ch 1, 2 dc) in ch-1 space of first small-shell, *ch 3, skip next ch-4 space, (Cl, [ch 3, Cl] 4 times) in next ch-4 space (pineapple base made), ch 3, skip next ch-4 space, small-shell in ch-1 space of next small-shell; repeat from * across working last small-shell in ch-1 space of last small-shell; leave remaining sts unworked—31 small-shells and 30 pineapple bases.

  10. Row 10: Ch 1, turn, (slip st, ch 3, dc, ch 1, 2 dc) in ch-1 space of first small-shell, ch 2, skip next ch-3 space, sc in next ch-3 space, [ch 3, sc in next ch-3 space] 3 times, *ch 2, skip next ch-3 space, (2 dc, ch 3, 2 dc) in ch-1 space of next smallshell, ch 2, skip next ch-3 space, sc in next ch-3 space, [ch 3, sc in next ch-3 space] 3 times; repeat from * to last small-shell, ch 2, skip next ch-3 space, small-shell in ch-1 space of last smallshell

  11. Row 11: Ch 1, turn, (slip st, ch 3, dc, ch 1, 2 dc) in ch-1 space of first small-shell, ch 2, skip next ch-2 space, sc in next ch-3 space, [ch 3, sc in next ch-3 space] twice, *ch 2, skip next ch-2 space, (2 dc, [ch 1, 2 dc] 3 times) in next ch-3 space, ch 2, skip next ch-2 space, sc in next ch-3 space, [ch 3, sc in next ch-3 space] twice; repeat from * to last small-shell, ch 2, skip next ch-2 space, small-shell in ch-1 space of last small-shell

  12. Row 12: Ch 1, turn, (slip st, ch 3, dc, ch 1, 2 dc) in ch-1 space of first small-shell, ch 2, skip next ch-2 space, sc in next ch-3 space, ch 3, sc in next ch-3 space, *ch 2, skip next ch-2 space, small-shell in next ch-1 space, ch 2, dc in next ch-1 space, ch 2, small-shell in next ch-1 space, ch 2, skip next ch-2 space, sc in next ch-3 space, ch 3, sc in next ch-3 space; repeat from * to last small-shell, ch 2, skip next ch-2 space, small-shell in ch-1 space of last small-shell.

  13. Row 13: Ch 1, turn, (slip st, ch 3, dc, ch 1, 2 dc) in ch-1 space of first small-shell, ch 2, skip next ch-2 space, sc in next ch-3 space, *ch 2, skip next ch-2 space, small-shell in ch-1 space of next smallshell, ch 1, skip next ch-2 space, (Cl, ch 3, Cl) in next dc, ch 1, skip next ch-2 space, small-shell in ch-1 space of next small-shell, ch 2, skip next ch-2 space, sc in next ch-3 space; repeat from * to last small-shell, ch 2, skip next ch-2 space, small-shell in ch-1 space of last smallshell

  14. Row 14: Ch 1, turn, (slip st, ch 4, dc) in ch-1 space of first small-shell, *ch 1, skip next 2 ch-2 spaces, (dc, ch 1, dc) in next ch-1 space, ch 1, skip next ch-1 space, (dc, [ch 1, dc] 4 times) in next ch-3 space, ch 1, skip next ch-1 space, (dc, ch 1, dc) in next ch-1 space; repeat from * to last 2 ch-2 spaces, ch 1, skip last 2 ch-2 spaces, (dc, ch 1, dc) in ch-1 space of last small-shell

  15. Row 15: Ch 1, turn, sc in each st and ch-1 space across.
    Fasten off.

Finishing

Top Edging: With right side facing, join yarn with sc in side of Row 5 at marker so that you are ready to work along the side edge towards the long straight edge (foundation chain), work sc evenly spaced up side edge, across long straight edge, and down other side edge to marker at other end of Row 5, working 3 sc in each corner. Remove markers. Fasten off. Weave in ends. 

Your Recently Viewed Projects

Love these projects? Get MORE delivered to your Inbox – FREE Click Here!

I have not made this yet so I cannot rate it.

Include a Photo Include a Photo

Click the button above or drag and drop images onto the button. You can upload two images.

Cancel Reply to Comment

Thanks for your comment. Don't forget to share!

Close

Report Inappropriate Comment

Are you sure you would like to report this comment? It will be flagged for our moderators to take action.

Thank you for taking the time to improve the content on our site.

About Us Advertise Contact Us FAQ Keyword Index Link to Us Privacy Policy Share Your Project Subscribe Terms of Service Unsubscribe

---- 1 ----

close

Images from other crafters

There are currently no images from other crafters.