This small scarf is well-suited for keeping away the chill during breezy summer evenings. Its keyhole construction makes it easy to wear and allows it to adjust to match different neckline styles.
Skill Level: Easy
Size: 26.5” long by 5.25” wide
Gauge: 25 sts and 20 rows = 4” [10 cm] in linen stitch
Hook: US size F/5 (3.75 mm)
Notions: Scissors; tapestry needle
crossed double crochet (cdc): Sk 1 st, dc in next st, dc around dc just made into skipped st.
This scarf is worked all in one piece. The pattern starts with a long textured rectangle worked flat. The short ends of the rectangle are connected with single crochet stitches to form a loop. From there, the body and ruffle of the scarf are worked flat.
Row 1: Turn, sc in second ch from hook, sc in each ch across.
Row 2: Ch 3, turn, cdc across, dc in last st.
Rows 3-11: Rep Rows 1-2 four times, then repeat Row 1 once more.
Row 12: Ch 1, rotate work 90 degrees clockwise, *sc in sc row, sc 2 in cdc row; rep from * across.
Rows 13-125: Ch 2, turn, *sk 1 st, sc in next sc, ch 1; rep from * across to last st, sc in last st.
Row 126: Rep Row 2.
Rows 127-130: Rep Rows 1-2 twice.
Weave in all ends.