3 skeins Lion Brand Tweed Stripes, Woodland; Bulky (5) 144 yds/132 m, Crochet Hooks size K (6.00 mm) and L (8.00 mm), Yarn needle
Without Fringe: 60″ X 10″
In pattern, 10 dc = 4″, 6 rows = 4″
Slip Stitch ( sl st) Single Crochet ( sc) Half-Double Crochet (hdc) Double Crochet (dc)
Double Crochet 2 Together (dc2tog)
Note: The beginning ch 3 counts as a dc throughout this pattern.
Row 1: With L, Ch 26. Switch to K. Dc in 4th ch from hook and into ea ch across. Turn (24 dc)
Row 2: Ch 1, sk 1st dc, (sc, ch 3, hdc) into next dc, *sk next dc, (sc, ch 3, hdc) into next dc**. Repeat from * to ** to last dc. Sc in last dc (tc). Turn. NOTE: If you are finding it a problem to make a hdc after making a ch 3, you can make a dc instead. This uses a bit more yarn but does not change the look of the project.
Row 3: Ch 3, dc in 1st sc, *sk next (hdc,ch3), 2 dc in next sc**. Repeat from * to ** to last (hdc,ch3). Sk (hdc, ch3), 2 dc in ch 1 sp from prev row (tc). Turn. (You will be placing 2 dc into ea sc in the row. 11 “bobbles” made)
Repeat rows 2 and 3 for pattern until scarf measures 60″ without fringe. End with row 3 as the last row worked. Do not fasten off.
Fringe: ( Optional) *Ch 12, dc2tog in 3rd ch from hook, sl st in same ch, sl st in ea of remaining 9 chs, sl st into next st on scarf.** Repeat from * to ** until you have worked 23 fringes. Fasten off. On other end of scarf, attach yarn with a sl st on RS in first st. ( You will be working on the opposite side of your starting chain) Repeat from * to ** until you have worked 23 fringes. Fasten off Weave in ends with yarn needle.Copyright: Carol Wolf, January 2012