The Romancing The Scarf Part One is the first section of a gorgeous crochet pattern crochet along. It’ll help keep the chill off while having a night out on the town or just doing your everyday routine. You can find more of my crochet alongs HERE. Enjoy!
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By time we are done crocheting the Romancing The Scarf you will have a gorgeous scarf that will have heads turning while keeping you warm.
Romancing The Scarf ~ Part One
Level of Difficulty
Caron Simply Soft Party, #4 Medium, 656 yards
Color A (1 Red Sparkle), Color B (3 – Silver Sparkle)
Hook and Notions
Size Hook: H (5 mm), scissors and blunt needle
11” wide x 66” long
Ch/chs = chain/chains
hdc = half double crochet
dc = double crochet
tr – treble crochet
FPdc = front post double crochet
BPdc = back post double crochet
hdc dec = half double crochet decrease
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I use US Crochet stitch terminology
Tension/Gauge is not necessary for this project to be perfect
Chain 1 at beginning of Row does not count unless otherwise stated
FHdc – (Foundation Half double crochet) Chain 2, yarn over, insert hook into first chain (2nd from the hook), yarn over, pull up through the first loop on the hook (this is your first chain loop). With 3 loops on hook, yarn over, pull through 3. * Yarn over, insert your hook into the first chain loop, yarn over, pull up a loop (this is your second chain loop), yarn over, pull through 3. 2 fhdc completed. Repeat from * until you reach the desired number of fhdc.
FPDC – front post double crochet
Insert your hook into the front of your work, behind the indicated stitch, and then through your work such that your hook is now at the front of your work again. Pull through final 2 loops on your hook.
BPDC – back post double crochet
Step 1: yarn over on hook.
Step 2: Insert hook into hole next to the post of the next stitch, on the “hook side” from back to front
Step 3: Bring the hook back to the back of the fabric around the post, to the hole farther from the hook.
Step 4: yarn over and draw through a loop, bringing it through both sides of the fabric. (3 loops on hook)
Step 5: yarn over and draw through 2 loops on hook. (2 loops remaining on hook)
Step 6: yarn over and draw through remaining 2 loops on hook.
Shell – in indicated stitch work 5 dc
Romancing The Scarf ~ Part One
Working with Color A
FHdc (See Special Stitches) 35 OR Chain 36
Row 1 (Depending on how you chained): Hdc in second chain from the hook and in each chain across. Turn. (35 hdc)
Rows 2-4: Chain 1 (See Notes), hdc in same stitch, hdc in each stitch across. Turn (35 hdc)
Fasten off Color A and attach Color B
Row 5: Chain 1 (See Notes), dc in same stitch, dc in next stitch, * skip next 2 stitches, work Special Shell (See Special Stitches) in the next stitch, skip the next 2 stitches, FPdc (See Special Stitches) around the next 2 stitches, * repeat from * to * across; ending with skip next 2 stitches, dc in last 2 stitches. Turn (5 Special Shells, 8 FPdc, 4 dc)
Row 6: Chain 1 (See Notes), dc in same stitch, dc in next dc, * work Special Shell (See Special Stitch) in chain 3rd dc of precious shell, BPdc (See Special Stitches) around previous 2 FPdc, * repeat from * to * across; ending with dc in last 2 stitches. Turn (5 Special Shells, 8 BPdc, 4 dc)
Row 7: Chain 1 (See Notes), dc in same stitch, dc in the next dc, * work Special Shell in the 3rd dc of previous Special Shell, FPdc around previous 2 BPdc, * repeat from * to * across; ending with dc in last 2 stitches. (5 Special Shells, 8 FPdc, 4 dc)
Rows 8-24: Repeat Rows 6 and 7
Fasten off Color B and attach Color A
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- Share your progress and post pictures of your finished projects. Tag your projects and posts #ACRomancingTheScarf2018 on social media
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