Surface Crochet Striped Scarf
Add some color to your outfit with this cute and easy tartan plaid scarf! Works up quickly in double crochet while adding hole gaps that are used as a guide to slip stitch the long stripes at the end! Creates a great result!
– Dc= double crochet
– Sk= skip
– st= stitch
– sl st= slip stitch
– Ch= chain
Hook size I
medium worsted weight yarn (3 colors)
With color A (main color) Ch 27
Row 1: Dc in 3rd chain from the hk, *ch 1, sk next st, dc next 2 sts,* repeat from * to end, ending with 2 dc, turn (24).
Row 2: Ch 2, sk first st, dc in second, *ch 1, sk next st, dc next 2 sts,* repeat from * to end, turn (24).
Row 3: Repeat row 2.
Row 4: Change to color B, repeat row 2.
Row 5: Change to color C, repeat row 2.
Continue repeating row 2 with color A for the next 3 rows, color B for the next row and color C for the next. Repeat with this color pattern until piece measures 59 inches, ending with 3 rows of color A. (add more rows if you like a longer scarf).
Sl st rows: Start a sl st at the first open space and loosely sl st yarn drawing up a lp from the bottom of the scarf and sl stitching in a straight line down in each open space.Fasten off and weave in tails with a blunt needle. If you are having trouble there are tons of videos on Youtube that show how to surface crochet slip stitch. Complete each row of open spaces and weave in ends.
You’re done! Great job!
Check out my other free patterns! You can find the matching hat pattern here.