Triangle shawls are great, they are easy to make and easy to pattern projects that make for attractive and unique garments. They also have a very distinct style when worn, readily distinguishable from other types of shoulder wraps and scarves. Here are some that are definitely worthwhile looking at. A link to free patterns is under the photos.
Skills: Easy Designer: Marie Segares
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Lovely Luisa Shawl Free Crochet Pattern
The Lovely Luisa is a more traditionally shaped triangular shawl, but one that makes use of a lace-like crocheted texture and a fancy floral edge to support the lovely color gradient . It too is a beautiful piece.