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Modern Lace Scarf
Lion Brand® Martha Stewart CraftsTM/MC Alpaca Blend
Pattern Number: L10146
Wavy rows of open stitches work up to form a lacy, chevron look. Designed by Lily Chin for Lion Brand.
SKILL LEVEL: Intermediate (Level 3)
SIZE: One Size
About 8 1/2 x 60 in. (21.5 x 152.5 cm)
5500-502 Martha Stewart Crafts TM/MC Alpaca Blend Yarn: Foxglove
Quantity needed: 2 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 19.98
Lion Brand Crochet Hook - Size N-13 (9 mm)
Quantity needed: 1
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Lion Brand Large-Eye Blunt Needles (Set of 6)
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12 sts = 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 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.
dc3tog over 5 sts (decrease of 4 sts) Step 1: Yarn over, insert hook into next sc and draw up a loop, yarn over and draw through 2 loops (2 loops on hook); Step 2: Skip next sc, yarn over, insert hook into next sc and draw up a loop.
Yarn over, draw through 2 loops (3 loops on hook); Step 3: Skip next sc, yarn over, insert hook into next sc and draw up a loop.
Yarn over, draw through 2 loops (4 loops on hook); Step 4:Yarn over and draw through all loops on hook - 4 sts decreased.
Lace Inc (increase of 4 sts) Work (dc, ch 1, dc, ch 1, dc) all in same indicated st for lace inc - 4 sts increased.
Each dc3tog over 5 sts (4-st dec) is paired with a lace inc (4-st inc), so stitch count will not change throughout this pattern.
SCARF Ch 26.
Row 1: Sc in 2nd ch from hook and in each ch across - 25 sts.
Row 2: Ch 4, turn, dc in first sc, ch 1, sk next sc, dc in next sc, ch 1, sk next sc, dc3tog over next 5 sc, ch 1, sk next sc, dc in next sc, ch 1, sk next sc, (dc, ch 1, dc, ch 1, dc - lace inc) in next sc, ch 1, sk next sc, dc in next sc, ch 1, sk next sc, dc3tog over next 5 sc, ch 1, sk next sc, dc in next sc, ch 1, sk next sc, (dc, ch 1, dc) in last sc.
Row 3: Ch 1, turn, sc in each dc and ch-1 sp across to turning ch, sc in 4th and 3rd ch of turning ch.
Rep Rows 2 and 3 until almost all yarn has been used, end with a Row 3.
FINISHING Weave in ends.
ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
ch(s) = chain(s)
ch-space = space previously made
dc = double crochet
rem = remain(s)(ing)
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
sc = single crochet
sk = skip
sp(s) = space(s)
st(s) = stitch(es)
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