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Zodiac Scarf - Sagittarius
Lion Brand® Vanna's Choice®
Pattern Number: L30230B For the outgoing person who likes to add some color to their wardrobe, this scarf is a trusted winter accessory. The colors used are inspired by the attributes associated with the astrological sign: aqua for optimism, purple for independence, wild berry for determination, and eggplant for tolerance. Click here to see the knit version.

SKILL LEVEL:  Easy + (Level 3)
SIZE: One Size
About 8 1/2 x 57 in. (21.5 x 145 cm).

CORRECTIONS: None

MATERIALS

860-141 Vanna's Choice Yarn: Wild Berry

Deep orchid purple


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Note: (A)

860-145 Vanna's Choice Yarn: Eggplant Dark purple
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Note: (B)

860-147 Vanna's Choice Yarn: Purple Medium purple


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Note: (C)

860-102 Vanna's Choice Yarn: Aqua

Bright medium blue


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Note: (D)

Lion Brand Crochet Hook - Size H-8 (5 mm)
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Lion Brand Large-Eye Blunt Needles (Set of 6)
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GAUGE:
18 sts = 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:
Sc2tog (sc 2 sts together) (Insert hook in next st and draw up a loop) twice, yarn over and draw through all 3 loops on hook – 1 st decreased.

NOTES:
1.

Scarf is worked in wedge shaped sections changing color following the Color Sequence.

The wedges are shaped by scs, hdcs and dcs.

2.

The Scarf is not difficult to make, but it is very important that you read the instructions for each row carefully and that you keep track of which row you are on! 3.

The color is changed on every other row.

To change color, work last st of old color to last yarn over.

Yarn over with new color and draw through all loops on hook to complete st.

Fasten off old color.


INSTRUCTIONS



COLOR SEQUENCE Work *2 rows with A, 2 rows with B, 2 rows with C, 2 rows with D; rep from * for Color Sequence.



SCARF With A, ch 34.

Row 1: Sc in 2nd ch from hook, sc in next 10 ch, hdc in next 11 ch, dc in last 11 ch - 33 sts.

Row 2: Ch 3 (counts as first dc in this row and in all following rows), turn, dc in next 10 dc, hdc in next 11 hdc, sc in last 11 sc.

Leaving long beg and ending yarn tails, change to B.

Row 3: With B, ch 1, turn, sc in first 11 sts, hdc in next 11 sts, dc in last 11 sts.

Row 4: With B, ch 3, turn, dc in next 10 sts, hdc in next 11 sts, sc in last 11 sts.

Leaving 8 in.

(20.5 cm) long beg and ending yarn tails, change to C.

Rows 5-24: Rep Rows 3 and 4 ten times, continuing to change color following Color Sequence.

At end of Row 24, fasten off.

Note: On the next row, Row 25, take care to join in the first double crochet (dc) of Row 24, NOT in the last single crochet (sc).

Row 25: Join A with a sl st in top of first dc of last row.

With A, rep Row 3.

Row 26: With A, rep Row 4.

Rows 27-48: Rep Rows 3 and 4 eleven times continuing to change color following Color Sequence.

Rows 49-120: Rep Rows 25-48 three times continuing to change color following Color Sequence.

Rows 121-168: Rep Rows 25-48 twice, continuing to change color following Color Sequence.

Fasten off.



FINISHING Weave in ends.

ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
ch(s) = chain(s)
dc = double crochet
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
rnd(s) = round(s)
sl st = slip stitch
st(s) = stitch(es)
beg = begin(s)(ning)
ch(s) = chain(s)
dc = double crochet
hdc = half double crochet
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
rnd(s) = round(s)
sc = single crochet
sl st = slip stitch
st(s) = stitch(es)


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