This really depends on the yardage in your skein, but on average you will need 4-5 skeins (3.5oz) of yarn for a crochet pocket shawl. This is between 1000-1500 yards of yarn for an adult pocket shawl. The Simple Pocket Shawl uses 4 skeins of Lion Brand Heartland, for a total of around 1000 yards.
What size should a pocket shawl be?
The ideal size of a pocket shawl is to be the same as your wingspan or the length from fingertip to fingertip. This shawl is designed to match my wingspan which is 63 inches. Luckily it is really easy to adjust this shawl pattern. You just need to increase or decrease the starting chain in multiples of two.
Suggested length of yarn – at least 500m. My favourite Virus Shawl so far used 800m. Use at least the hook size suggested on the label of the yarn you are using. You may achieve better draping results by going up a hook size bigger than the one suggested but this is not critical.
How much yarn do I need for a prayer shawl?
Finished size of shawl should be between 26″- 30″ wide x 60″ in length (not including fringe). This may take 2 1/2 – 3 skeins of chunky (bulky) yarn. (170 g net weight, 166.5 m each) Or, you may use double strands of seven 6-oz skeins sport weight yarn using size 10 1/2 needles.
How many chains do you need for a shawl?
The number of chains you’ll need depends on how wide you want the scarf to be and how thick your yarn is. If you’re using a medium-width yarn, each chain will be about 1/4 inch. If you want your scarf to be 5 inches wide, then that would be 20 chains.
What is a pocket shawl?
A crochet pocket shawl is a fashionable wrap with pockets. … These pocket shawls are making quite a comeback! Pocket Shawl Pattern. This wrap works nicely when you want something around your shoulders to keep warm or for comfort.
How much yarn do I need to crochet a shawl?
How much yarn do I need to make a ____?
|Yarn Weight 1||Yarn Weight 6|
|Hat||250-325 Yards||125-150 Yards|
|Scarf||525-825 Yards||250-375 Yards|
|Socks||350-500 Yards||200-250 Yards|
|Shawl||550-850 Yards||350-475 Yards|
What is a half double stitch in crochet?
The half double crochet (abbreviated hdc) is kind of an oddball stitch. The half double crochet falls in between a single crochet and a double crochet in height, but instead of working off two loops at a time, you draw the yarn through three loops on the hook.