Intermediate: (If using Homespun, because it is a bulky yarn and hard to crochet with, I do not recommend beginners use this yarn.)
Easy: (If using any 4 ply worst weight yarn, see suggestions below).
Gage: Not important
Lion Brand Homespun Yarn 2 Skeins, color of your choice
(Or for a not so bulky look use any 4 ply worsted weight (non-bulky) yarn, color of choice and a H hook. Ideal yarns would be Vanna’s Choice, Caron Simply Soft, I Love This Yarn, Red Heart Super Saver, Red Heart Soft, or Loops and Threads.)
Crochet hook size I
Special Stitches: Double V Shell = 2 dc, ch 2, 2 dc in same space, will be referred to as dvs in pattern below.
Ch 23 (28 for worsted weight).
Row 1. dvs in 4th ch from hook (see above for instructions on how to make dvs), skip 4 ch, dvs in 5th ch, repeat across. A total of 5 (6) Double V Shells. Ch 3 turn.
Row 2. dvs in the top of the 2 ch space of the dvs in previous row, (in the center top of shell) repeat across. Ch 3 turn.
Rows 3-79 (or to desired length): Repeat row 2. Ch 3 turn. At the end of row 79 Ch 4 turn. Finished length before fringe is 80”, with fringe is 88”.
Row 80: sc in the top of the 2 ch space of the dvs in previous row, ch 4, repeat across. Do not fasten off.
Close up of chain fringe below:
Chain Fringe: ch 35, sl st in center of 4 ch sp, repeat across. Fasten off. Chain Fringe at beginning of Scarf: Attach yarn to the opposite end of the scarf, (the beginning), in the center bottom of the dvs, ch 35, sl st in to the center of 4 ch sp, repeat across. Fasten off. Work in ends.
I hope you have fun creating your scarf. Please share pictures of your completed scarf with me, feel free to post them on my blog. I would love to see your completed scarves.
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This is an Original Design by Christina M. Lee. Copyright Christina M Lee Designs and Christina M Lee, November 1, 2010. Please feel free to use my pattern to make as many scarves as you desire, give them away, sell them freely.
You are prohibited from selling the pattern or claiming is as your own, or publishing it in any printed material without my explicit permission. You are prohibited from publishing, copying, or using the photographs in any manner without my explicit permission.
I would please ask that when you share the pattern you give me credit for the pattern and post a link back to this blog page.
If you have any questions about the pattern, or need any help with the pattern, please feel free to contact me. You may email me at Christina@creationsbychristina.net or post a comment below.
Here are some other scarves I have made with this pattern: