Even though you see some holes in this scarf, it will keep you toasty warm when made with soft Homespun yarn by Lion Brand. It crochets up quickly with a combination of chain stitches and half double crochet stitches.

Instructions are given for adults size scarf with changes in parenthesis for a child's size scarf.

Approximate finished sizes: Adult 6" wide x 54" long; Child 4" wide x 44" long

Materials and Supplies

Crochet Supplies:

  • One 6oz skein Homespun yarn by Lion Brand; color #315 Tudor
  • Crochet hook size G
  • Yarn needle

Hint: This yarn can be a little tricky to work with so each time you complete a row 3 row, check to be sure you have 9 (6) spaces going across.

Craft Instructions

Work through both loops while crocheting this scarf.

Chain 21 (15)

Row 1: hdc in 2nd ch from hook and in each ch across, ch 2 turn [19 (13) hdc across]

Row 2: hdc in 1st hdc and in each hdc across; ch 2 turn.

Row 3: hdc in 1st hdc, *ch 1, sk 1 hdc, hdc in next hdc. Repeat from * across. ch 2 turn.

Row 4: hdc in 1st hdc, *hdc in next sp; hdc in next hdc. Repeat from * across. ch 2 turn.

Row 5: hdc in each hdc, ch 2 turn

Repeat rows 3 through 5 until scarf measures approximately 54" (44").

Fasten off and weave loose back into the scarf with a yarn needle.

If you want to change the width of the scarf, use an odd number of stitches across.

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