Sheila Zachariae on

Crocodile Stitch Shawl

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Created using this Craftsy indie pattern

This project was made from an independent Craftsy designer's pattern:

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by Bonita Patterns

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Category Crocheting
Type Accessory
Sizing Women
Style Mod, Hipster, Funky, Casual, Romantic, Outdoorsy, Cute, Whimsical, Classic
Sheila Zachariae on

What materials did you use? Patons Lace Bonfire

Sheila Zachariae on

What advice would you give someone starting this project? Wonderful 2 row repeat pattern! Not for the newbie, however. I would suggesting going on YouTube and watching a video if this is your first attempt at crocodile stitch. This is the video I used I'm not sure you can complete the fringe on the pattern without another skein, so buy one extra than the pattern suggests.

Sheila Zachariae on

This is stunning, and inspired me to learn the Crocodile Stitch :) Now I have learned it, and thank you :)

02/18/2013 Flag

You are so welcome!

02/18/2013 Flag

Absolutely stunning,

02/20/2013 Flag

Thank you!

02/20/2013 Flag

WOW!! I love this. I have a pattern for the Crocodile stitch, think I'm going to start going through the binders. Great job Sheila !!

02/24/2013 Flag

Evelyn, thank you! Once you get the hang of it, it really is quite easy and you can zip along without looking at the pattern.

02/26/2013 Flag

Your choice of yarn is just perfect for this pattern! I hadn't even heard of this Patons yarn before. How many balls did you need?

06/25/2013 Flag

I think her pattern calls for 3, but I suggest buying 4 if you want to add all the fringe that is stated in the pattern.

06/28/2013 Flag

Thanks, Sheila! I bought this pattern about a year ago but hadn't been able to think of a good yarn to do it in. You've now given me a GREAT choice!

07/05/2013 Flag

Love this!!

02/26/2016 Flag