HAL­LIE IN­FIN­ITY SCARF

This scarf pro­vides a va­ri­ety of ways to style it. Wear it in a long in­fin­ity loop or dou­ble it for a closer-fit­ting cowl. It folds eas­ily along any of the meshes, al­low­ing you to eas­ily fold it over around the neck for a shawl col­lar ef­fect, or fold it a

Crochet! - - Contents - De­sign by Darla Fan­ton

IN­TER­ME­DI­ATE FIN­ISHED MEA­SURE­MENTS

8 inches wide x 661/2 inches in cir­cum­fer­ence

MA­TE­RI­ALS

• Aunt Ly­dia’s Fash­ion Cro­chet Size 3 cro­chet cot­ton ( 150 yds per ball): 2 balls # 871 plum 1 ball # 226 nat­u­ral • Size F/ 5/ 3.75mm cro­chet hook or size

needed to ob­tain gauge • Ta­pes­try nee­dle

GAUGE

18 sts = 4 inches; 9 rows = 4 inches

PAT­TERN NOTES

Scarf is worked in the round in two halves from the cen­ter out. Work is joined and turned af­ter ev­ery round. Weave in loose ends as work pro­gresses. Join with slip stitch as in­di­cated un­less other­wise stated. Chain-3 at be­gin­ning of round counts as first dou­ble cro­chet un­less other­wise stated.

SPE­CIAL STITCHES

First foun­da­tion sin­gle cro­chet (first foun­da­tion sc): Ch 2, in­sert hook into 2nd ch from hook, yo, pull up a lp, yo, draw through 1 lp on hook (see il­lus­tra­tion A— ch-1 com­pleted), yo, draw through both lps on hook (see il­lus­tra­tions B and C—sc com­pleted). Next foun­da­tion sin­gle cro­chet (next foun­da­tion sc): [In­sert hook in last ch-1 made (see il­lus­tra­tion A), yo, pull up a lp, yo, draw through 1 lp on hook (see il­lus­tra­tion B— ch-1 com­pleted), yo, draw through both lps on hook (see il­lus­tra­tions C and D—sc com­pleted)] as in­di­cated in in­struc­tions. Be­gin­ning clus­ter (Beg cl): Ch 2, [yo, in­sert hook in next st or sp, yo and draw up a lp, yo and draw through 2 lps] twice, yo and draw through all 3 lps on hook. V- stitch ( V- st): (Dc, ch 2, dc) in in­di­cated st or sp. Clus­ter (cl): [ Yo, in­sert hook in next st or sp, yo and draw up a lp, yo and draw through 2 lps] 3 times, yo and draw through all 4 lps on hook. Large V- stitch ( lg V- st): (Dc, [ch 2, dc] twice) in in­di­cated sp. Small clus­ter (sm cl): Yo, in­sert hook in in­di­cated sp, yo and draw up a lp, yo and draw through 2 lps, yo, in­sert hook in same sp, yo and draw up a lp, yo and draw through 2 lps, yo and draw through all 3 lps on hook. Pi­cot: Ch 3, sl st in 3rd ch from hook.

SCARF FIRST HALF

Foun­da­tion Rnd (RS): With plum, leav­ing an 8- inch tail for join­ing, work first foun­da­tion sc (see Spe­cial Stitches), work 303 next foun­da­tion sc (see Spe­cial Stitches), join (see Pat­tern Notes) in first sc, turn. Use beg tail to join base of last sc to base of first sc. (304 sts)

Rnd 1: Ch 3 (see Pat­tern Notes), dc in next st, [ch 2, sk 2 sts, dc in next st, ch 2, sk 2 sts, dc in each of next 3 sts] 37 times, ch 2, sk 2 sts, dc in next st, ch 2, sk 2 sts, dc in final st, join in top of beg ch-3, turn. (152 dc, 76 ch-2 sps)

Rnds 2 & 3: Ch 3, dc in each dc, ch 2 above each ch-2 sp, join in top of beg ch-3, turn.

Rnd 4: Ch 3, dc in each dc, ch 2 above each ch-2 sp, join in top of beg ch-3, sl st in next dc, turn.

Rnd 5: Beg cl (see Spe­cial Stitches) in next 2 dc, [ch 2, V- st (see Spe­cial Stitches) in next dc, ch 2, cl (see Spe­cial Stitches) in next 3 dc] 37 times, ch 2, V- st in next dc, ch 2, join in top of beg cl, sl st in next ch-2 sp, turn. (38 cls, 38 V-sts, 76 ch-2 sps)

Rnd 6: Beg cl in first cl and next ch-2 sp, [ch 2, V- st in ch-2 sp of next V- st, ch 2, cl in next ch-2 sp, next cl, and next ch-2 sp] 37 times, ch 2, V- st in ch-2 sp of next V- st, ch 2, join in top of beg cl, turn.

Rnd 7: Ch 1, sc in same st as join­ing, *ch 2, lg V- st (see Spe­cial Stitches) in ch-2 sp of next V- st, ch 2**, sc in next cl, rep from * around, end­ing last rep at **, join in beg sc. Fas­ten off. (38 sc, 38 lg V-sts)

Rnd 8 (RS): With RS fac­ing, join nat­u­ral in same st as join­ing of Rnd 7, * work­ing in next lg V- st, [ch 1, sm cl (see Spe­cial Stitches)] twice in first ch-2 sp, ch 1, sm cl in next dc, [ch 1, sm cl] twice in last ch-2 sp, rep from * around, ch 1, join in beg sl st, turn. (190 sm cl, 191 ch-1 sps) Rnd 9: Sk first ch-1 sp; *[ch 1, pi­cot (see Spe­cial Stitches), ch 1, sl st in next ch-1 sp] 4 times, ch 1, pi­cot, ch 1, work­ing in front of next ch-1 sp, sc in next sc of Rnd 7, rep from * around, join in first ch of beg pi­cot. Fas­ten off. (190 pi­cots)

2ND HALF

Rnd 1: With WS of foun­da­tion rnd fac­ing, join plum in op­po­site side of first foun­da­tion sc, ch 3, work­ing in op­po­site side of foun­da­tion rnd, dc in next st, [ch 2, sk 2 sts, dc in next st, ch 2, sk 2 sts, dc in each of next 3 sts] 37 times, ch 2, sk 2 sts, dc in next st, ch 2, sk 2 sts, dc in final st, join in top of beg ch-3, turn. (152 dc, 76 ch-2 sps)

Rnds 2–9: Work as for First Half.

FIN­ISH­ING

Block to open st pat­tern.

Newspapers in English

Newspapers from USA

© PressReader. All rights reserved.