Easy everyday shrug to crochet and wear?
Here you come to the right place, This pretty everyday crochet shrug free pattern is super simple and beginner perfect, Use only one row repeat of crochet stitch, they are made from Lion brand yarn ” feel like butta”.
This crochet simple shrug is basically made from simple instruction only just one rectangle and then fold the end up and sew the arm. That’s all u need to do!
The everyday crochet shrug free pattern come with step by step video tutorial on youtube and they are very simple to adjust the size to be bigger or smaller by and more chain to crochet foundation chains.
Let’s get start!
I used Lion brand yarn, yarn weight medium 4 , The one That I would recommend is “feel like butta” 100% polyester They have a great varities at a good price!!! I Love them ^^.
I am using about 700 yard all together.
– 4.25 mm crochet hook or 4 mm hook G/6 US hook size
– Sewing yarn needle
Gauge: ” 3 stitch of herringbone double crochet = 1 inch
Note: we are crochet this shrug loosely not too tight.
Skill and abbreviations
(American crochet terms)
You will need to know how to make
-Sl st (slip stitch)
-dc which mean double crochet
Herringbone double crochet stitch video tutorial.
–hbdc – herringbone double crochet: yarn over, insert hook into next chain, yarn over and pull through the chain and the first loop on the hook, yarn over and draw through 1 more loop on the hook, yarn over and draw through both loops on hook.
Finished Size Approximately:
Small to medium ( other size to make it bigger by add more chain to foundation chain, detail in the pattern)
For me the model wearing this piece, I am 4’9 feet tall.
one rectangle 20×38 inch.
Gauge: ” 3 hbdc x 2 row ” = 1 inch.
Video tutorial for easy everyday crochet shrug.
Everyday shrug free crochet pattern instruction.
Pick up crochet hook size 4.25 mm or 4.oo mm and Start of by making a slip knot Then make 110 chain plus 3 chain =113 chains (foundation chain multiple of 2 + 3 ).
small to medium chain 110
Large to XL chain 130
2XL to 4XL chain 150
You will crochet it loosely not too tight to create soft and squishy.
Row 1: Skip first 3 ch from hook (counts as 1 dc), 1 hbdc in next ch and every ch until the end of the row, ( ch3 turn counts as 1 dc)
Row 2: , skip first st, 1 hbdc in next st and every st of hbdc until the end of the row, in the last st make hbdc in the ch3 of the previous row. ( ch3 turn counts as 1 dc)
Row3 and beyond : Repeat row 2 until we get 20 inch deep and fastern off and leave long tail for sewing.
Lay the piece of rectangle in flatted and fold each corner inward until they meet then using your yarn needle to seam the corner with your prefer method ( I used whip stitch) and leaving holes for the arm. For the arm holes I leave my one about 5 inch or your prefer length.
Sleeve for the arm.
Rejoin your new yarn at any stitch of the arm hole.
Round1. sc all around the opening of the armhole.
Round2. make sc in each stitch all around the arm hole.
Note. on the armhole work in spiral donot join round.
Round3. Repeat row2 until your sleeve measure around 1 inches deep. Fasten off and weave in end.
Now enjoy your shrug.
If you make one I would love to see your creation tag me on Instagram!
Friday 19th of February 2021
I love this pattern. I would like to know if you can make this with a worsted weight yarn.
Friday 19th of February 2021
Hi Cherly, yes you can make with worsted weight yarn it fine.
Sunday 5th of April 2020
I like you workmen’s My granddaughter is just learning to crochet . She knows her stitches now . I think she will love this shrug . Thank you so much for making your patterns available. Evelyn from NC
Tuesday 7th of April 2020
Thanks you Evelyn.