It’s Free Pattern Friday, and nothing brightens up a chilly gray day like a cheery crochet scarf! This free crochet pattern from our friends at Yarnspirations is just the thing to put a little spring back in your step when the dreary weather gets you down. Perfect for beginners who are just learning how to crochet, you can easily work up this scarf in a weekend if you’ve got a little free time. It’s super trendy and versatile, and the fringed ends add a fun touch to this simple scarf pattern. Bundle up and enjoy!
Approx 8½” x 70″ [21.5 x 178 cm], (excluding fringe).
13 single crochet (sc) and 14 rows = 4″ [10 cm].
Caron Simply Soft (6 oz/170.1 g; 315 yds/288 m): Mango (9605) 2 balls
Size U.S. H/8 (5 mm) crochet hook or size needed to obtain gauge.
Dc= Double crochet
Sc = Single crochet
1st row: (Right side). 2 double crochet (2 dc) in 5th chain (ch) from hook (turning chain 3 counts as dc). *Skip next chain. 2 double crochet in next chain. Repeat from * to last 2 chains. Skip next chain. 1 double crochet in last chain. Turn.
2nd row: Chain 3 (counts as dc). *2 double crochet in space (sp) between next group of 2double crochet. Repeat from * across, ending with 1 double crochet in top of turning chain 3. Turn.Repeat last row until Scarf measures 70″ [178 cm]. Fasten off.
Fringe: Cut 16″ [40.5 cm] lengths of yarn. Taking 3 strands together, fold strands in half and knot into 10 fringes evenly spaced across each end of Scarf. Trim fringe evenly.