Touch of Style

Crochet World - - Content - De­sign by Ann McFar­land

All Sea­sons In­fin­ity Scarf

PAT­TERN NOTES

Scarf is made of al­ter­nat­ing wide and nar­row bands of V-stitches in Main Color, sep­a­rated by rows of dou­ble cro­chet in Con­trast­ing Color. Nar­row edges are seamed, then a bor­der of dou­ble cro­chet in Con­trast­ing Color is worked around Scarf. Weave in loose ends as work pro­gresses. Chain-3 at be­gin­ning of round counts as first dou­ble cro­chet un­less oth­er­wise stated. When chang­ing color from Main Color to Con­trast­ing Color, do not cut or fas­ten off Main Color un­less oth­er­wise stated. Carry Main Color along side of piece un­til needed. Join with slip stitch as in­di­cated un­less oth­er­wise stated.

SPE­CIAL STITCH

V-stitch (V-st): (Dc, ch 1, dc) in in­di­cated st or sp.

SCARF

With CC, ch 34. Row 1 (RS): Dc in 4th ch from hook (beg 3 sk chs count as first dc) and in each ch across. Change color (see Stitch Guide) to MC in last st, cut CC, turn. (32 dc) Row 2: Ch 3 (see Pat­tern Notes), sk next dc, V-st (see Spe­cial

Stitch) in next dc, *sk 2 dc, V-st in next dc; rep from * to last 2 sts, sk 1 dc, dc in last dc, turn. (2 dc, 10 V-sts) Row 3: Ch 3, V-st in ch-1 sp of each V-st across, dc in last dc, turn. Rows 4–20: Rep row 3. Change color to CC in last st of last row, turn. Do not cut MC (see Pat­tern Notes).

Row 21: With CC, ch 3, dc in each dc and ch-1 sp across, turn. (32 dc)

Row 22: Ch 3, dc in each st across, chang­ing color to MC in last st of row, cut CC, turn. Row 23: Rep row 2.

Rows 24–27: Rep row 3. Change to CC in last st of last row, turn. Do not cut MC. Rows 28 & 29: Rep rows 21 and 22. Rows 30–57: Rep rows 2–29. Rows 58–84: Rep rows 2–28. Fas­ten off MC.

FIN­ISH­ING

Block lightly to fin­ished width.

Join­ing row: Hold RS of 2 short sides tog, work­ing through both thick­nesses, sl st across, match­ing each dc of last row with base of cor­re­spond­ing dc of beg row.

Edg­ing

Ro­tate piece to work down long edge with RS fac­ing. Work­ing in ends of rows, ch 3, work 3 dc in each row around. Join (see Pat­tern Notes) to 3rd ch of beg ch-3. Fas­ten off. Join CC to other long edge and work edg­ing as above. Block lightly if needed.

Sim­ply cro­chet al­ter­nat­ing bands of V-stitches and dou­ble cro­chet in your fa­vorite col­ors and you’ll find your­self wear­ing this pretty scarf of­ten! Our ver­sion is cro­cheted in a pretty cot­ton and silk blend, but this would be just as use­ful made in a soft wool for win­ter too!

Newspapers in English

Newspapers from USA

© PressReader. All rights reserved.