Larksfoot Scarf Free Crochet Pattern
Pattern #: LM5430
Designed by: Stacey Gerbman
Skill Level: Easy
The striping colors do all the work for you! The easy-to-learn crochet stitch means you’ll have a scarf that will carry you through the cold weather season in style in no time!
RED HEART® Soft Essentials Stripes™: 6 balls 7940 Maritime Stripe
Susan Bates® crochet hook: 4mm [US G-6]
Gauge/Tension: 13 dc = 4” (10 cm); 6 rows = 4” (10 cm). CHECK YOUR GAUGE. Use any size hook to obtain the gauge given.
Scarf measures 9” (23 cm) wide and 86” (218 cm) long, including fringe.
Edc (Elongated double crochet): Yarn over and insert hook into the ch-1 space two rows below, yarn over and pull the loop through the ch 1 space up to the row above, yarn over and draw through the first 2 loops on the hook, yarn over and draw through the last two loops on the hook.
Row 1: Dc in 4th chain from hook, 1 dc in next ch, * ch 1, skip 1 ch, 1 dc in each of next 3 ch; repeat from * to end of row – 24 dc, 7 ch-1 spaces.
Row 2: Ch 3 (counts as dc), 1 dc in each of next 2 sts, * ch 1, skip 1, 1 dc in each of next 3 sts; repeat from * to last 3 sts, 2 dc, 1 dc in top of ch-3 of previous row.
Row 3: Ch 4 (counts as 1 dc and 1 ch), skip 1, 1 dc in 3rd dc of previous row, 1 edc, 1 dc in the next st, * ch 1, skip 1, 1 dc, 1 edc, 1 dc; repeat from * to last 2 sts, ch1, skip 1, 1 dc in top of ch-3 of previous row – 16 dc, 7 edc, 8 ch-1 spaces.
Row 4: Ch 4 (counts as 1 dc and 1 ch), skip ch-1 space, 3 dc, * ch 1, skip ch-1 space, 3 dc; repeat from * to last ch 4 from previous row, ch 1, dc in top of 3rd ch of previous row – 23 dc, 8 ch-1 spaces.
Row 5: Ch 3, 1 edc, 1 dc, * ch 1, skip 1, 1 dc, 1 edc, 1 dc; repeat from * to last 2 sts, ch 1, skip 1, 1 edc, dc in top of 3rd ch of previous row – 16 dc, 8 edc, 8 ch-1 spaces.
Repeat rows 2-5 until piece measures 76” (193 cm).
Cut thirty-six 11” (28 cm) lengths of yarn.
Hold 2 strands of yarn together; fold in half to form a loop at the top. Pull loop through the first ch 1 space, then pull ends of fringe through loop. Continue to add fringe in each ch-1 space across the edge for a total of 7 fringe bundles. Add additional fringe bundles to beginning
of row and end of row. Repeat for opposite end of scarf.
Weave in all loose ends.
ch = chain;
dc = double crochet;
mm = millimeters;
st(s) = stitch (es);
* or ** = repeat whatever follows the * or ** as indicated.