Free Crochet Pattern from Lion Brand Yarn, formatted for input to refreshable Braille displays or Braille software
Ripple Scarf
Lion Brand® Homespun®
Pattern Number: 60306AD Just one ball of Homespun makes this unique zig-zag scarf.

SKILL LEVEL:  Easy + (Level 3)
SIZE: One Size
About 6 x 50 in. (15 x 127 cm)

CORRECTIONS: None

MATERIALS

790-396 Homespun Yarn: Fiesta

'Painterly' color Purple, green, red, and gold


Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 7.49

Lion Brand Crochet Hook - Size N-13 (9 mm)
Quantity needed: 1
Estimated Price: $ 2.95


Lion Brand Large-Eye Blunt Needles (Set of 6)
Quantity needed: 1
Estimated Price: $ 3.59

GAUGE:
10 1/2 sts + 4 rows = about 4 in. (10 cm) in pattern. When you match the gauge in a pattern, your project will be the size specified in the pattern and the materials specified in the pattern will be sufficient. The needle or hook size called for in the pattern is based on what the designer used, but it is not unusual for gauge to vary from person to person. If it takes you fewer stitches and rows to make your swatch, try using a smaller size hook or needles; if more stitches and rows, try a larger size hook or needles. Making a Gauge Swatch
Exact gauges is not imporant to this project.

STITCH EXPLANATION:
dec 2 over 5 (decrease 2 sts over 5 sts) Yarn over, insert hook in next st and draw up a loop.

Yarn over and draw through 2 loops (2 loops remain on hook), sk next 3 sts, yarn over, insert hook in next st and draw up a loop.

Yarn over, draw through 2 loops, yarn over and draw through all loops on hook - 2 sts decreased.

NOTES:
When skipping sts, count each dc and each ch as one st.


INSTRUCTIONS



SCARF
Ch 134.


Row 1: Dc in 6th ch from hook (beginning ch counts as dc, ch 1), *(ch 1, sk next ch, dc in next ch) 3 times, ch 1, sk next ch, (dc, ch 3, dc) in next ch, (ch 1, sk next ch, dc in next ch) 3 times, ch 1, sk next ch, dec 2 over 5; rep from * to last 8 ch, (ch 1, sk next ch, dc in next ch) 3 times, ch 1, sk next ch, (dc, ch 1, dc) in last ch.


Row 2: Ch 3 (counts as first dc), turn, (dc, ch 3, 2 dc) in first ch-1 sp, (dc in next dc, dc in next ch-1 sp) 3 times, *dec 2 over 5, (dc in next ch-1 sp, dc in next dc) 3 times, (2 dc, ch 3, 2 dc) in next ch-3 sp, (dc in next dc, dc in next ch-1 sp) 3 times; rep from * across to last 2 ch-sps (one of these ch-sps is formed by the turning ch), dec 2 over 5.


Row 3: Ch 4 (counts as dc, ch 1), turn, sk next dc, dc in next dc, (ch 1, sk next dc, dc in next dc) 3 times, *ch 1, (dc, ch 3, dc) in next ch-3 sp, ch 1, (dc in next dc, ch 1, sk next dc) 3 times, dec 2 over 5, (ch 1, sk next dc, dc in next dc) 3 times; rep from * to last ch-3 sp, ch 1, dc in ch-3 sp, ch 1, dc in top of turning ch.


Rows 4 and 5: Rep Rows 2 and 3.


Row 6: Rep Row 2.

Fasten off.



FINISHING
Weave in ends.

ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
beg = begin(s)(ning)
ch(s) = chain(s)
ch-space = space previously made
dc = double crochet
dec = decreas(e)(s)(ing)
hdc = half double crochet
inc = increas(e)(s)(ing)
Pm = place marker
rem = remain(s)(ing)
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
rnd(s) = round(s)
RS = right side
sc = single crochet
sk = skip
sl = slip
sl st = slip stitch
st(s) = stitch(es)
WS = wrong side
beg = begin(s)(ning)
ch(s) = chain(s)
hdc = half double crochet
sl = slip
st(s) = stitch(es)
beg = begin(s)(ning)
ch(s) = chain(s)
dc = double crochet
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
rnd(s) = round(s)
sc = single crochet
sk = skip
sl st = slip stitch
st(s) = stitch(es)
ch(s) = chain(s)
ch-space = space previously made
dc = double crochet
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
sk = skip
sp(s) = space(s)
st(s) = stitch(es)


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