Gemma is a striped crochet shawl featuring sections of double crochet interspersed with sections of post stitch filet, and finished with a lace border. Made in Anzula Ava Sport weight it flows beautifully and will keep the chill off your shoulders. Make it in the lovely shades of blue and green as seen in the sample, or in colors of your choosing.

Gemma free crochet pattern by Jessie At Home

The yarn in this pattern was provided by Anzula.

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Gemma
Crochet Pattern
Intermediate Skill Level
Designed by Jessie Rayot

Size:
56″ x 25″

Yarn:
Anzula Ava Sport Weight (80% Merino, 10% Cashmere, 10% Nylon), 330 yds / 114 g
Keola Color A – 1 skein
Chiva Color B – 1 skein

Hook:
US-F/5, 3.75 mm

Gauge:
19 sts x 11 rows = 4” [10 cm] in dc

Other supplies:
yarn needle

Stitches and Abbreviations:
ch – chain
dc – double crochet
pc – picot stitch
sc – single crochet
sl st – slip stitch
sp(s) – space(s)
st(s) – stitch(es)

Pattern:
Row 1: Ch 4, (dc, ch  2, 2 dc) in first ch made, turn. – {4 dc}
Row 2: Ch 3 (counts as first dc here and throughout), 2 dc in same st, dc in next st, (2 dc, ch 2, 2 dc) in ch-2 sp, dc in next st, 3 dc in last st, turn. – {12 dc}
Rows 3-9: Ch 3, 2 dc in same st, dc in each st to ch-2 sp, (2 dc, ch 2, 2 dc) in ch-2 sp, dc in each st until 1 st remains, 3 dc in last st, turn. – {68 dc after completing Row 7}
Row 10: Switch to Color B, ch 4 (counts as first dc and ch 1), dc in same st, (ch 1, skip 1, dc in next st) repeat until 1 st remains before ch-2 sp, ch 1, (2 dc, ch 2, 2 dc) in ch-2 sp, (ch 1, skip 1, dc in next st, until 2 sts remain, ch 1, skip 1, (dc, ch 1, dc) in last st, turn.
Rows 11, 13: Ch 4 (counts as first dc and ch 1), dc in same st, (ch 1, fpdc around next st) until 1 dc remains before ch-2 sp, ch 1, (2 dc, ch 2, 2 dc) in ch-2 sp, ch 1, skip 1, (fpdc around next st, ch 1) until 1 st remains, (dc, ch 1, dc) in last st, turn.
Rows 12, 14: Ch 4 (counts as first dc and ch 1), dc in same st, (ch 1, bpdc around next st) until 1 dc remains before ch-2 sp, ch 1, (2 dc, ch 2, 2 dc) in ch-2 sp, ch 1, skip 1, (bpdc around next st, ch 1) until 1 st remains, (dc, ch 1, dc) in last st, turn.
Row 15: Switch to Color A, ch 3, 2 dc in same st, (dc in next ch, dc in next st) until 1 dc remains before ch-2 sp, dc in next st, (2 dc, ch 2, 2 dc) in ch-2 sp, dc in next st, (dc in next st, dc in next ch) until 1 st remains, 3 dc in last st, turn.
Rows 16-23: Ch 3, 2 dc in same st, dc in each st to ch-2 sp, (2 dc, ch 2, 2 dc) in ch-2 sp, dc in each st until 1 st remains, 3 dc in last st, turn.
Repeat Rows 10-21.
Border
Row 1: With Color B, ch 3, 2 dc in same st, *ch 2, skip 2, dc in each of next 4 sts; repeat from * to 5 sts before ch-2 sp, ch 2, skip 2, dc in each of next 3 sts, (2 dc, ch 2 place marker, 2 dc) in ch-2, dc in each of next 3 sts, **ch 2, skip 2, dc in each of next 4 sts, repeat from ** until 3 sts remain, ch 2, skip 2, 3 dc in last st, turn.
Row 2: Ch 3, dc in same st, ch 2, skip1, *dc in next dc, 2 dc in ch-2 sp, dc in next dc, ch 2, skip 2; repeat from * to 2 sts before marker, dc in next 2 sts, (2 dc, ch 2, replace marker, 2 dc) in ch-2 sp, dc in next 2 sts, **ch 2, skip 2, dc in next st, 2 dc in ch-2 sp, dc in next dc; repeat from ** to end, ch 2, 2 dc in last st, turn.
Row 3: Ch 3, 2 dc in same st, *dc in next dc, 2 dc in ch-2 so, dc in next dc, ch 2, skip 2; repeat from * to 1 st before marker, dc in next st, (2 dc, ch 2, replace marker, 2 dc) in ch-2 sp, dc in next dc, **ch 2, skip 2, dc in next dc, 2 dc in ch-2 so, dc in next dc; repeat from ** to end, 3 dc in last st, turn.
Row 4: Ch 3, 2 dc in same st, ch 2, skip 2, dc in next dc, *ch 2, skip 2, dc in next dc, ch 2, dc in next dc; repeat from * to 2 sts before marker, ch 2, skip 2, (2 dc, ch 2, replace marker, 2 dc) in ch-2 sp, **ch 2, skip 2, dc in next dc, ch 2, dc in next dc; repeat from ** to 6 sts before end, ch 2, skip 2, dc in next dc, ch 2, skip 2, 3 dc in last dc, turn.
Row 5: Ch 1, sc in same st, skip 1, 5 dc in next st, sc in next dc, *5 dc in next dc, sc in next dc; repeat from * to 2 dc before marker, dc in each of next 2 dc, 7 dc in ch-2 sp, dc in each of next 2 dc, replace marker **sc in next dc, 5 dc in next dc; repeat from ** to 2 sts before end, sc in last st, turn.
Row 6: Ch 1, sc in same st, *ch 1, skip 1, [dc in next dc, ch 1] 3 times, skip 1, sc in next sc; repeat from * to marker, ch 1, skip 1, [dc in next dc, ch 1] 9 times, replace marker, skip 1. sc in next sc, **ch 1, skip 1, [dc in next dc, ch 1] 3 times, skip 1, sc in next sc; repeat from ** to end, turn.
Row 7: Ch 3, [dc in next dc, ch 2] 3 times, *sc in sc, ch 2, [dc in next dc, ch 2] 3 times; repeat from * to marker, sc in sc, [dc in next dc, ch 2] 9 times, replace marker, sc in sc, **sc in sc, ch 2, [dc in next dc, ch 2] 3 times; repeat from ** to end, sc in last sc, turn.
Row 8: Ch 1, *sc in next ch-2 sp, 3 sc in next ch-2 sp, pc, 3 sc in next ch-2 sp, sc in next ch-2 sp; repeat from * to marker, sc in next ch-2 sp, [3 sc in each of next 2 ch-2 sp, pc] 3 times, 3 sc in each of next 2 ch-2 sp, sc in next ch-2 sp, **sc in next ch-2 sp, 3 sc in next ch-2 sp, pc, 3 sc in next ch-2 sp, sc in next ch-2 sp; repeat from ** to end, sc in last sc.

Fasten off and weave in ends. Wet block shawl – sample was blocked with Unicorn Clean Fibre Rinse.

Wear or give and enjoy!

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2 Comments

2 Comments on Gemma

  1. Hello Jessie,
    My grandson’s name is Jesse & his new daughter, my first great- grandchild is named Gemma. I guess it’s destiny that I have to make this shawl.
    Thanks for the pattern.

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