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Star Flower Shrug Crochet Pattern

The Star Flower Crochet Shrug Pattern is a must have pattern for your wardrobe! Worn over a cami, tank top, dress or t-shirt, this adorable lacy shrug will add a beautiful flair to your outfit! This crochet shrug works up quickly and makes a great stash buster pattern.

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Skill Level

Advanced

Star Flower Shrug Sizing Chart

See Modifications for increasing or decreasing to other sizes not listed.

SizeLengthBust/Around BodySleeve to Sleeve
Extra Small/Small12.5”36”24”
Medium/Large15”40”26.5” 
Extra Large/2XL17.5”44”33”

Materials Needed 

  • Up to 680 yards Super Fine – 1 weight yarn.  I used Loops and Threads Woolike Simili-Laine in Black.
  • Size E4/3.5mm crochet hook 
  • Yarn Needle for sewing
  • Scissors
  • Measuring Tape for Gauge and Sewing

Stitches and Abbreviations 

  • Ch – Chain
  • HDC – Half Double Crochet
  • TR – TrebleCrochet
  • SC – Single Crochet
  • Sl St – Slip Stitch
  • SK – Skip 

Gauge and Swatch

One Repeat (rows 1-8) will measure 2.5 inches tall

12 HDC across will measure 2”

Star Flower Shrug Crochet Pattern Written Instructions

Sizes XS/S, (M/L, XL/2X)

Chain 131 (151, 171)

Row 1: Ch1, turn, HDC in each stitch across [131 (151, 171)

Row 2: Ch 6, turn.  TR in 1st Stitch.  *Ch 3, SK 4 stitches, SC into 5th stitch. Ch 3, SK 4 stitches, (TR, Ch5, TR) into 5th stitch.*  Repeat * * across.  (TR, Ch2, TR) in last stitch

Row 3: Ch 1, turn.  SC in 1st Stitch.  *Ch 3, (TR, Ch5, TR) into SC from previous row, Ch 3, SC into Ch 5 space from previous row* Across.  SC into 4th ch (from bottom) of turning chain.

Row 4: Ch 6, turn.  TR in 1st Stitch.  *Ch 3, SC into Ch 5 space from previous row. Ch 3, (TR, Ch5 TR) into SC from previous row.* Repeat * * across.  (TR, Ch2, TR) in last stitch

Rows 5&6: – Repeat Rows 3 and 4.

Row 7: Ch 1 turn, *SC in first stitch, Ch2, (TR, Ch 3, TR) into SC from previous row, Ch 2, SC into Ch 5 space from previous row.* Repeat * * Across.  SC into 4th ch (from bottom) of turning chain.

Row 8: Ch 1, turn.  HDC into each stitch across (you can work around the chain if it is easier) [131 (151, 171)

Repeat Rows 1-8 four  more times for (XS/S) five more times for (M/L) and six more times for (XL/2XL)  for a total of (5, 6 and 7) stripes, respectively.

Fasten Off, Weave in ends.

Star Flower Shrug Assembly

With right side up, fold fabric in half lengthwise.  Sew 4.5” in from the edge on each side.  Whipstitch is recommended to avoid bunching.  

Turn right side out

Star Flower Shrug Edging/Finishing

Sleeves

Row 1: Attach yarn to sleeve edge into a HDC section with a slip stitch.  Ch 1.  HDC into each stitch, using the following counts.  HDC (4) into each TC/Ch 4 Row.  HDC (1) into each SC Row.  HDC (3) into every (2) Rows of HDC. Sl St into 1st HDC to close round.

Row 2: Ch 1, HDC into each stitch around.  Sl St to 1st stitch to close round.

Fasten off, weave in ends.

Repeat for other sleeve.

Collar/Body Edging

Round 1: Attach yarn with slip stitch, a minimum of 4” away from the seam.  Ch 1, HDC in each stitch around.  Sl St to 1st stitch to close round.

Fasten off, weave in ends.

Modifications for Different Sizes

Increasing or Decreasing Width Dimensions (Sleeve to Sleeve)

The Star Flower Shrug pattern is worked in multiples of 10+1.  To increase or decrease the width of the shrug, add or subtract 10 stitches until you get to the width you need.

Increasing or Decreasing Length Dimensions (Top to Bottom)

To increase the length of the Star Flower Shrug, add or subtract sections of rows 1-8, until you get the length you need.

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