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Wrap Yourself Up in a Pocket Shawl

Combine style with function when you stitch a pretty pocket shawl. Watch Knit & Crochet Now!, episode four of season 12 to learn how! The Pocket Shawl episode features two gorgeous options.

Texture Message Pocket Shawl
In the crochet segment, expert Kristin Omdahl provides all the needed instruction for the Texture Message Pocket Shawl. For the body of the shawl, Kristin shows how to work double and treble crochets into lower rows to add detail and texture. Don't miss her tips for finding the correct locations in those lower rows! She also shows how to join the pocket from the inside for a sleek, professional look. This is a fascinating technique that I definitely want to try out!

Texture Message Pocket Shawl

Readers Wraps
Expert Britt Schmiesing delivers the instructions for the Readers Wraps pattern in the knitting segment. This pattern includes directions for both super chunky-weight and worsted-weight versions. Britt covers the single decreases, double decreases and yarn overs used to create the lace of the body. Then she explains how to add the pockets. Don't miss her handy tips for using stitch markers to keep track of the repeated pattern multiples!

Readers Wraps Readers Wraps

Let's Make Some More Pocket Shawls & Scarves!

Start with a slim length of stitched fabric, add pockets, and then you have a pocket scarf. Start with a wider length of fabric, add pockets, and then it's a pocket shawl! Annie's Craft Store has so many patterns for these popular projects. Here are just a few:

Boho Beaded Pocket Scarf
Experiment with fun crochet stitches and finish it all off with highly textured pockets. The Boho Beaded Pocket Scarf will teach you all of these crochet techniques and how to customize the length.

Boho Beaded Pocket Scarf

Pocketful of Hygge
Lots of different stitch patterns make the Pocketful of Hygge wrap fun to knit and fun to wear. Pockets and fringe add the final touch.

Pocketful of Hygge

Hip Granny Pocket Shawl
Make your pockets out of granny squares with the Hip Granny Pocket Shawl crochet pattern. Subtle striping enhances the look.

Hip Granny Pocket Shawl

Hugs & Cables Wrap
Don't miss the knitted Hugs & Cables Wrap! It features cleverly placed pockets with gorgeous texture.

Hugs & Cables Wrap

What Is Host Connie Wearing?

Viewers often ask what the host is wearing. In this episode Connie is wearing the Embossed Vines Cardigan. I crocheted the sample of this sweater. It was so fun to make, and it looks gorgeous on Connie!

Embossed Vines Cardigan

Don't Miss the Technique Corner
What else is in episode four of season 12? The Technique Corner! Click on the Tutorials tab at the top of this page to learn about knitting lacy leaves in the Leaf of Life Scarf!

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