Free Crochet Pattern from Lion Brand Yarn, formatted for input to refreshable Braille displays or Braille software
Lion Brand® Vanna's Choice®
Pattern Number: 80443AD
As seen on the Martha Stewart Show, this scarft is quick to crochet, but still impressive.
SKILL LEVEL: Easy (Level 2)
SIZE: One Size
About 3 x 72 in. (7.5 x 183 cm)
860-144 Vanna's Choice Yarn: Magenta
Rich, deep purple-pink
Quantity needed: 3 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 10.53
Lion Brand Crochet Hook - Size I-9
Quantity needed: 1
Estimated Price: $ 2.45
Lion Brand Large-Eye Blunt Needles (Set of 6)
Quantity needed: 1
Estimated Price: $ 3.59
3.5 in. (9 cm) piece of cardboard
13 dc = 4 in. (10 cm). 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.
If you wish curls of Scarf to be symmetrical, work Scarf in two halves.
For each half, ch 90, then work Rows 1-4 as for Scarf.
Sew halves together so that each half curls away from the center back.
Continue with Finishing as for one piece Scarf.
Row 1: Work 2 dc in 3rd ch from hook and in each ch across.
Row 2: Ch 3, turn, dc in same space, 2 dc in each st across.
Row 3: Ch 3, turn, dc in same space, dc in next st, *2 dc in next st, dc in next st; rep from * across.
Row 4: Ch 2 (does not count as st), turn, *hdc in each of next 2 sts, 2 hdc in next st; rep from * across.
Wrap yarn around cardboard 40 times.
Cut a piece of yarn 10 in.
(25.5 cm) long and thread doubled onto large-eyed blunt needle.
Insert needle under all strands at upper edge of cardboard.
Pull tightly and knot securely.
Cut yarn loops at lower edge of cardboard.
Tie a Tassel to each end of Scarf.
Trim Tassel ends evenly.
Weave in ends.
ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
ch(s) = chain(s)
dc = double crochet
hdc = half double crochet
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
st(s) = stitch(es)
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