This beautiful scarf, using lace crochet techniques and merino wool yarn, is warm but delicate enough to carry you through autumn to spring. The pattern is versitile and the scarf can be part of your casual, more formal or ocasion wear.
Stitches used for this pattern:
Slip Stitch (Abbreviation = sl st)
Single Crochet (Abbreviation = sc) Chain (Abbreviation = ch)
Double Crochet (Abbreviation = dc) Treble Crochet (Abbreviation = tr)
Essential Information Difficulty Level: Easy to Intermediate
The size of my scarf is approximately 180cm x 25cm. The Yarn for this project is Drops Baby Merino 200g (use any other fine merino for the same effect) Crochet Hook: 3.5mm hook
The exact tension is not essential but try not crochet too right.
Work 62 ch (any multiple of 8 sts plus 6 extra will work)
Row 1: 1 sc in the eight chain from hook, 2 ch, miss 1 st, 3 dc in next st, 2 ch, miss 1 st, 1 sc in next st; *chain 5, miss 3, 1 sc in fourth st, 2 ch, miss 1 st, 3 dc in next st, 2 ch, miss 1 st, 1 sc in next st*. Repeat 5 more times (7 in total) ending with 2 ch, 1 dc in the last st. Turn.
Row 2: 1 ch, 1 sc in the top of the last dc from Row 1. *3 ch, [1 dc, 1 ch] x 2, 1 dc, 3 ch, 1 sc in the middle of the 5 chsp from Row 1*. Repeat 6 more times (7 in total). Turn.
Row 3: 4 ch, miss 3 ch, 1 dc on top of the dc from Row 1, 3 ch, miss 1 st; 1 dc, 3 ch, 1 dc; *1 ch, 1 dc on top of the dc from Row 1, 3 ch, miss 1 st; 1 dc on top of the next dc from Row 1, 3 ch, 1 dc on top of the next dc from Row 1*. Repeat 5 more times (7 in total) ending the Row with 1tr in the last st. Turn.
Row 4: *5 ch, 1 sc in the middle of the chain sp, 2 ch, 3 dc in the middle dc st from Row 3, 2 ch, 1 sc in next ch sp*. Repeat 6 more times (7 in total) ending with 2 ch, 1 dc in top of the 4ch from Row 3. Turn.
Repeat rows 2-4 to form the pattern until the scarf is the required length. Fasten off, wave in ends.