Stella Easiest Beginner Crochet Shawl Pattern & Video from 52 Crochet Gifts Book

Stella Easiest Beginner Crochet Shawl Pattern & Video from 52 Crochet Gifts Book


52 Crochet Gifts Book By Kristin Omdahl

Design Inspiration for the Stella Easiest Beginner Crochet Shawl Pattern

This is a classic, fringe shawl that can be worn from day into night. Style it as a cowl, a head wrap or an evening shawl. The incredibly easy construction method makes this a great beginner project.

This is the EASIEST crochet shawl with fringe crochet pattern. It is perfect for a beginner project and super easy to modify as well. Watch the video below to learn how to make the shawl and the fringe, PLUS learn tips and tricks for modifying it into different sizes or using different weight yarns.

Watch the Video Tutorial for theStella Easiest Beginner Crochet Shawl Pattern Here:

In this video I show you step by step how to create the Stella Easiest Beginner Crochet Shawl Pattern.

This video is included in a playlist on my YouTube Channel called 52 Crochet Gifts Book Playlist. In this playlist, I will be adding the supplemental video tutorials for each pattern in my newest book, “52 Crochet Gifts”.

What you will need to make the Stella Easiest Beginner Crochet Shawl Pattern:

  • 600 yds (548.4m) #2 sport weight yarn

  • G/6 (4mm) crochet hook

  • Yarn needle

  • Scissors

Shown in:  

Be So Sporty BLING Yarn; 90% bamboo/10% silver;  300 yds (274m) per 4oz (113g); color Pink Dragonfruit; 2 balls.


4 pattern repeats = 4 in (10cm) but gauge is not critical for this project.

Finished Size:

66 in (167.6cm) wide x 28 in (71.1cm) long, not including 3 in (7.6cm) fringe

Stitch Guide: 

Foundation oval: Ch4, dc in 4th ch from hook.

See crochet glossary for chain (ch), double crochet (dc), single crochet (sc) and slip stitch (slst).

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I would love to see your creations. Just as much fun as making these myself is the satisfaction I get from seeing my designs come to life and other crochet fans wearing them too. There are now 2 ways you can share what you have done!

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I look forward to seeing what you create!

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