Use up your scrap yarns and make a pretty scarf for your toddler or for yourself!
Gauge: 15 sts = 10 cm
Note: The scarf it is worked in rows lengthwise.
If you want a longer scarf, start with more foundation single crochet stitches, the total number should be a multiple of 3+1 stitch.
If you want a wider scarf work more rows as in the pattern indicated.
- yarn Caron Simply Soft (you can chose to make the scarf in one solid color or use 2-3 or more colors, or even variegated yarn) approx 100 g total.
- 5 mm crochet hook
- tapestry needle to sew in the loose ends.
Stitches, terms and abbreviations:
- ch: chain
- sc: single crochet
- fsc: foundation single crochet, see the Tutorial by Moogly
- hdc: half double crochet
- dc: double crochet
- sk: skip
The color change: work the last sc of the row till half, having two loops on hook, join other color yarn with a sl st and pull through the 2 loops on hook.
Cut the yarn not in use after each color change.
Row 1: Work 136 fsc, ch1, turn.
Row 2: (1hdc, 1dc) into first st, *sk 2sts, work (1sc, 1hdc, 1dc) into next st *, repeat from * to * across till last 3 sts, skip the next 2 sts, 1 sc into last st. ch1, turn.
Row 3: (1hdc, 1dc) into first st, *sk next (1dc, 1hdc) and work (1sc, 1hdc, 1dc) into next sc*, repeat from * to * across, sk last (1dc and 1hdc), work 1sc into the turning ch1.
Rows 4-12 Repeat rows 2-3, always alternating the colors after 3 rows.
Row 13: 1 sc into each stitch across. (136 sc)
Cut yarn. Fasten off. Weave in the ends.
If you prefer, add fringes.
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Written pattern and pictures copyright Kinga Erdem 2014.
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