Tuesday, 7 July 2009

Long & Lovely Crochet Scarf

Length 172cm

You will need:
3 x 50gram skeins Rowan 4ply soft (2 main and 1 contrast), we used shade 400, suede, and shade 401, tea rose.
1 crochet hook: 5.5mm


To make a symmetrical scarf, it is crocheted in two halves, and joined together in the centre.

Begin with main colour.

Row 2 - ch 19
Row 2 – 1sc into 2nd ch from hook, *skip 2ch, 5tr into next ch, skip 2ch, 1sc into next ch; rep from * to end, turn.
Row 3 – 3ch (count as 1tr), 2tr into first st, *skip 2tr, 1sc into next tr, skip 2tr, 5tr into next sc; rep from * ending last rep with 3dc into last sc, skip tch, turn.
Row 4 – 1 ch, 1sc into first st, *skip 2tr, 5tr into next sc, skip 2tr, 1sc into next tr; rep from * ending last rep with 1sc into top of tch, turn.

Repeat rows 3 & 4 until first half of scarf measures 84cm, ending with row 4. change to contrast colour, and repeat rows 3 & 4 one more time. Bind off.

Repeat all for second half of scarf.


Join the two halves together in the centre.


ch Chain
sc Single crochet
st Stitch
tch Turning Chain
rep Repeat

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