Welcome Fall in this quick and easy crochet pattern. Worked in a bulky yarn, it lends itself to a multitude of combinations. If you plan on making crocheted items for holiday gifts, this would make a great addition to your inventory. After all, isn’t a handmade gift always unique compared to what you buy from stores? Gift handmade this season. I hope you enjoy the free pattern.
1. Bulky (size 5) yarn, Loops and Threads Charisma in colors Fuchsia (color A) and Taupe( color B).
2. Hook- P (10 mm)
3. Hook H (5mm) for weaving in the tails
One size fits all women. Finished Scarf is 12 inches wide and 34 inches around.
5 hdc st alternating with 5 chains = 5 inches
80-90 yards of each color.
The pattern is in standard American terms.
hdc- half double crochet
Chain 70, sl st to first ch without twisting the chain.
Round 1: Ch 3 (counts as first hdc and ch 1), sk next ch, *(1 hdc in next, ch 1, sk next ch), repeat from * till end, sl st to top of beginning ch-2, pick up the next color B, drop the first color A to pick up later, sl st in to the next ch-space with the new color joined. ———35 hdc
Round 2: Ch 3 with color B (counts as first hdc and ch 1), sk next hdc, * (1 hdc into the next ch-space, ch 1, sk next hdc), repeat from * till end of round, sl st to top of beginning ch-2, pick up color A, drop color B to pick up later, sl st in to the next ch-space with color A. ———35 hdc
Repeat Round 2 above, alternating colors in each round, until your scarf measures 12 inches wide. Fasten off after sl st to top of beginning ch-2 and weave in the tails.