This scarf can be worn many ways and is easily adjustable with a buttoned loop.
Skill Level: Intermediate
Size: 9” wide x 64” long
Gauge: 14 sts and 12 rows = 4” square in sc
Hook: US size N (9 mm) and I/9 (5.5 mm)
Notions: Tapestry needle; Sewing needle/thread; large button
Slip Stitch (sl st)
Single Crochet (sc)
Double Crochet (dc)
The scarf is worked back and forth in rows. To finish, the edging will be added along the side.
Using larger hook, ch 31.
Row 1: Turn, sc in the second chain from hook and in each ch across – 30 sts.
Row 2: Turn, ch 5 (counts as first dc, ch 2), sk 2 sts, *dc 3, ch 2, sk 2; repeat from * to last stitch, dc 2 in last stitches.
Row 3: Turn, ch 1, sc, ch 2, sk ch-2 sp, *sc 3, ch 2, sk ch-2 sp; repeat from * to last stitch, sc in last stitch.
Row 4: Repeat Row 3.
Rows 5-100: Repeat Rows 2-4. Do not fasten off.
Look at long edge. You will see sets of what looks like 3 rows clustered together in sections (Rows 2-4 repeats), you will use the middle row for each (dc, ch 3, dc).
Row 1: Using smaller hook and working down the long edge of scarf, ch 2, use the middle row of each set, (dc, ch 2, dc); repeat to end of scarf.
Row 2: Turn, sk the first (dc, ch 2, dc) set, *(dc 3, ch 3, dc 3) in next ch 2, sk 1 (dc, ch 2, dc) set; repeat from * to end, sl st to the last stitch to finish.
Row 1: Using larger hook and working along short edge of scarf in rows, ch 1, sc in each stitch of Row 100 – 30 sts.
Rows 2-4: Turn, ch 1, sc in each stitch – 30 sts.
Row 5: Turn, ch 1, sc, sc dec, sc to last 3 sts, sc dec, sc in last stitch – 28 sts.
Rows 6-16: Turn, ch 1, sc, sc dec, sc to last 3 sts, sc dec, sc in last stitch. Each row will decrease by 2 stitches, ending with 6 sts remaining.
Rows 17-25: Turn, ch 1, sc in each stitch – 6 sts.
Weave in ends.
Using tapestry needle, sew Row 25 to Row 1 of Button Section. Sew button over tab.