Stylish crochet scarf

Stylish crochet scarf

Keep the chills away or add colour to a simple outfit with this beautiful stylish crochet scarf.

Stylish crocheted scarf

 

Materials

  • Pingouin Family Knit DK (50 g balls)
  • 2 balls Peat 44 A
  • 1 ball each Cherry Red 169 B
  • Olive Green 62 C and White 01 D
  • 4mm crochet hook

Measurements

14cm x 200cm. Instructions are given for one size only.

Tension

3 shells and 7 rows – 10cm x 10cm over webbed lace pattern using a 4mm hook.

 Abbreviations

ch – chain; foll(s) – follow(s)ing; rep – repeat; st(s) – stitch(es); sp – space; tr – treble; tch – turning chain.

Stitches used

Webbed lace pattern:
Multiple of 7sts (add 4sts for base chain).
1st row: 1tr into 5th ch from hook, *2ch, miss 5ch, 4tr into next ch**, 2ch, 1tr into next ch, rep from * ending last rep at ** in last ch, turn.
2nd row: 4ch, 1tr into first st, *2ch, miss (3tr, 2ch and 1tr)**, work (4tr, 2ch, 1tr) into next 2ch sp, rep from * ending last rep at **, 2ch, 4tr into tch, turn.
Rep 2nd row.

Striped pattern: 1 row each A, B, A, C, A, D, A, B and A, as for above.

Scarf

Using a 4mm hook and A, make 420ch + 4ch (for base ch) and work in stripe and webbed lace patt. When stripe patt is complete, fasten off.

To make up

Fringes: Work fringes at each end of scarf as follows: At each colour of stripe make 5 fringes (= ± 40cm long) of same colour and thread through with a hook.

Magazine issue date: July, 2005

Joni van der Merwe

About Joni van der Merwe

Your Family’s Digital editor. Avid retweeter. When I’m not scrolling Instagram you’ll find me in my garden. Keen on DIY and I don’t believe there’s anything that can’t be fixed with some chalk paint.

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