Flower Chain Scarf
About 4"x48" (10 x 122 cm)
SUPPLIES & TOOLS:
- Lion Brand®:
- Bonbons, Beach, 1 pack or color of choice
- Crochet hook size G-6 (4.25 mm)
- Large-eyed blunt needle
- Tape measure
One Large Flower Motif = about 4" (10 cm) across;
One Small Flower Motif = about 2-1/2" (6.5 cm) across.
BE SURE TO CHECK YOUR GAUGE.
When the gauge is matched in a pattern, the project will be the size specified in the pattern and the materials specified in the pattern will be sufficient. If it takes fewer stitches to match the gauge, try using a smaller size hook or needles; if more stitches, try a larger size hook or needles.
Adjustable Ring Method
Wrap yarn around index finger. Insert hook into ring on finger, yarn over and draw up a loop. Carefully slip ring from finger and work the stitches of Rnd 1 (in pattern, below) into the ring. When Rnd 1 is complete, gently but firmly, pull tail to tighten center of ring.
1. Scarf is made from 15 Flower Motifs; 8 Small Flower Motifs and 7 Large Flower Motifs.
2. Each Motif is worked in joined rnds with RS facing at all times. Do not turn at the beg of rnds.
3. Flower Motifs are arranged into a strip and sewn together.
Seafoam Green (C)
LARGE FLOWER MOTIF (make 7 – 1 each with A, B, C, D, E, F, and G)
Make an adjustable ring.
Rnd 1 (RS): Ch 1, 8 sc in ring; join with sl st in first sc – 8 sc at the end of this rnd.
Rnd 2: Ch 3 (counts as first dc in this rnd and in all following rnds), dc in same st as joining, 2 dc in each st around; join with sl st in top of beg ch – 16 dc at the end of this rnd.
Rnd 3: Ch 1, sc in same st as joining, (ch 3, sk next st, sc in next st) around to last st, ch 3, sk last st; join with sl st in first sc – 8 sc and 8 ch-3 sps.
Rnd 4: (Sc, hdc, 3 dc, hdc, sc) in each ch-3 sp around; join with sl st in first sc – 8 (sc, hdc, 3 dc, hdc, sc) small petals.
Rnd 5: Sl st in next hdc, sl st in next dc, (sl st, ch 1, sc) in next dc (center dc of first 3-dc group), *ch 5, sk next 6 sts, sc in next dc (center dc of 3-dc group); rep from * around, ch 5, sk rem sts; join with sl st in first sc – 8 sc and 8 ch-5 sps.
Rnd 6: (Sc, hdc, 7 dc, hdc, sc) in each ch-5 sp around; join with sl st in first sc – 8 (sc, hdc, 7 dc, hdc, sc) large petals. Fasten off.
SMALL FLOWER MOTIF (make 8 – 1 each with A, B, C, D, E, F, G and H)
Make same as Large Flower Motif through Rnd 4 – 8 small petals.
Arrange Flower Motifs into a strip in the following order: F-colored Small Flower, A-colored Large Flower, D-colored Small Flower, B-colored Large Flower, E-colored Small Flower, C-colored Large Flower, G-colored Small Flower, D-colored Large Flower, A-colored Small Flower, E-colored Large Flower, H-colored Small Flower, F-colored Large Flower, B-colored Small Flower, G-colored Large Flower, C-colored Small Flower.
Keeping the Flowers arranged in a strip, rotate the Flowers so that the tip of one petal of each Large Flower lies between the tips of two petals of each of its neighboring Small Flowers. Using matching yarn, sew the tips together. Weave in ends.
beg = begin(ning)(s)
ch = chain
ch-sp(s) = chain space(s) previously made
dc = double crochet
hdc = half double crochet
rep = repeat
rnd(s) = round(s)
RS = right side
sc = single crochet
sk = skip
sl st = slip stitch
st(s) = stitch(es)