Do you want to learn how to crochet an asymmetrical shawl? If you’ve ever tried making a triangular shawl, you know that having one side of the triangle longer than the other can give the finished piece a unique look.
Asymmetrical shawls are becoming increasingly popular thanks to the interesting, eye-catching shapes they can create.
In this article, you’ll find a collection of 15+ free crochet patterns for asymmetrical shawls, bonus tutorials and videos, and all the tips you need to make a beautiful shawl of your own.
With a little time and effort, you can create a stylish and cozy accessory for any wardrobe. So grab your yarn and hook, and let’s get started!
Asymmetrical Crochet Shawl Patterns
Have you ever wondered what an asymmetrical shawl actually is? Basically it is a shawl where each side edge is a different length. So, if you are making a triangular shawl, then each side of the finished triangle shape will be a different length (a scalene triangle shape). This collection of free patterns includes 10 asymmetrical crochet shawl projects you are going to fall in love with! Some even have helpful video and/or photo tutorials.
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Madison Asymmetric Shawl
The Madison Asymmetric Shawl was designed by Martina Supova. This beautiful shawl was crocheted with Light Fingering Weight Yarn  and a 3.5 mm (E) crochet hook.
Designed by Rachel Henri, the Viridienne Shawl was crocheted with Fingering Weight Yarn  and a 4.5 mm crochet hook. It is a very easy to make and beautiful shawl.
Skylark in Wonderland
Designed by Jessie Rayot, this pretty asymmetrical shawl measures 11.5 inches tall by 67 inches wide (wingspan). You will need a 4 mm (G) hook and Sport Weight Yarn .
Earl Grey Wrap
The Earl Grey Wrap, designed by Alexandra Tavel is a lightweight asymmetrical striped triangle shawl. This shawl is crocheted with Medium Weight Yarn  and a 6.5 mm (K) hook.
Designed by Johanna Lindahl, this gorgeous asymmetrical shawl is easy to customize to any size. You need Fingering Weight Yarn and a 4.5 mm hook and a 3.5 mm (E) hook.
Designed by Nicki’s Homemade Crafts, this pretty scarf pattern works up quickly. You will need Medium Weight Yarn  and a 5 mm (H) hook.
Rising Tide Shawl
Designed by Jess Coppom, this very elegant asymmetrical shawl design was crocheted with DK Weight Yarn and a 6 mm (J) crochet hook. The finished project measures approximately 32 inches by 78 inches at its widest points.
Designed by Johanna Lindahl, the Windsurfer Shawl is crocheted with Fingering Weight Yarn  and a 3 mm hook. The finished size is approximately 160 cm X 120 cm X 120 cm.
Kodey’s Asymmetrical Shawl
Designed by Kathy Lashley, this lovely and quick asymmetrical shawl is crocheted with Medium Weight Yarn  and a 5.5 mm (I) hook.
Designed by Lorene Haythorn Eppolite, this pretty asymmetrical triangle shawl is crocheted with Sport Weight Yarn  and both a 6 mm (J) and 5 mm (H) hook. The finished shawl after blocking measures 34 inches tall by 52 inches long on the short end; 60 inch long on the tall end
Designed by Tanya Eberhardt, this lovely asymmetrical shawl is crocheted with one skein of Fingering Weight Yarn  and a 4.5 mm hook. The finished projected measures 98 cm long by 43 cm wide.
Brick Row Shawl
Designed by Tamara Kelly, the Brick Row Shawl is crocheted with Aran Weight Yarn  and a 6 mm (J) crochet hook. The finished projected measures 73 inches X 34 inches X 81 inches.
The Right Wrap
Designed by Kim Guzman, the Right Wrap Triangle Shawl is crocheted with DK Weight Yarn  and a 6 mm (J) crochet hook. The finished projected measures 27 inches X 53 inches.
More Free Patterns for Asymmetrical Crochet Shawls
Designed by Jan Power, this lightweight and super soft wrap uses Fingering Weight Yarn  and a 4.5 mm hook. The shawl uses alternating rows of lace and solid rows and it works up quickly. The pattern is written in UK terms. I love the little fern frond edges.
Designed by Siew Clark, this lovely asymmetrical semi-circle shawl measures 66 inches across the top edge and 28 inches deep. The shawl has a playful edging and uses only v-stitches and chains.
Designed by Karolina Ammar, the Easy Peasy Shawl was crocheted with Light Fingering Weight Yarn  and a 3.5 mm (E) crochet hook. The free pattern is available as a chart.
Designed by Sylwia Kawczynska, the Zygzak Shawl was crocheted with Sport Weight Yarn  and a 3.5 mm (E) crochet hook. When finished it measures approximately 64 inches wide X 27 inches long.
Blueberry Popsicle Shawl
Designed by Andrea Cretu, the Blueberry Popsicle Shawl was crocheted with Lace Weight Yarn  and a 3 mm, 3.5 mm (E) and a 4 mm (G) crochet hook. When finished it measures approximately 170 cm wide X 55 cm deep.
Designed by Carmen Heffernan, the Tendril Shawl was crocheted with Fingering Weight Yarn  and a 4 mm (G) crochet hook. When finished it measures approximately 178 cm wide X 82 cm deep.
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