Summer Lovin’ Scarf
free summer scarf pattern
A perfect accessory for warm summer days driving with the top down and breezy evenings spent at the beach. The stitch is a little addictive, so you might want to make one in all your favorite summer colors.
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Premier Cotton Fair 150-200 yards
I hook, or size needed to obtain gauge
(not including fringe): 6 1/2″ x 37″
5 dc / 4 Sk x 8 rows slightly stretched = 4″
ch(s) – chain(s), sc – single crochet, dc – double crochet, st(s) – stitch(es), sl st – slip stitch
Sk – Solomon’s Knot (click HERE for tutorial)
- Working in rows unless otherwise noted. Turn at the end of every row.
- This scarf also works great as a head wrap
Row 1: Make 1 Sk, skip 6 ch, 1 dc in next ch, (Make 1 Sk, skip next 3 ch, 1 dc in next ch) repeat to end of row. <36 Sk, 37 dc>
Row 2: Ch 3, skip first dc, (Make 1 Sk, dc in next dc) repeat to last Sk in previous row, make 1 Sk, dc in the top of the turning chain. <36 Sk, 37 dc>
Rows 3-12: Repeat row 2
Row 13: Ch 6, (dc in next dc, ch 3) repeat to end of row, dc in top of turning ch. Do not turn. <36 ch 3 sps, 37 dc>
Border: Rotate piece to work in the row ends. Ch 1, evenly space 32 sc down row ends. Rotate piece to work into foundation chs, work 1 sc into ea ch. Rotate piece to work into opposite row ends, evenly space 32 sc up row ends. Rotate piece to work into last row, sc in ea dc and 3 sc into ea ch 3 space. Join with a sl st to the first sc.
If using a contrasting color for border, fasten off main color and weave in ends. Attach border color to the last sc of the last round.
Round 2: Ch 1, sc in first sc of previous round, (ch 4, skip next 3 sc, sc in next sc) repeat 7 times. Sc in ea sc across bottom row. (ch 4, skip next 3 sc, sc in next sc) repeat 7 times. Sc in ea sc across top row. Fasten off and weave in ends.
For each row end ch sp, cut 8 strands of yarn approx. 12″ long. Holding all strands together, fold in half and pull folded loop through the ch sp from back to front. Pull all ends through loop and pull tight. Repeat for remaining ch sps.
I hope you enjoyed the Summer Lovin’ Scarf. Check out all other contributor patterns by Evergreen Shore.
|Krista Short is the owner of Evergreen Shore. She has been crocheting for over 30 years. Her favorite patterns to design are women’s accessories and useful items for the home. You can find Krista on Facebook and Ravelry.|