Beginner Hair Scrunchies by Alex DellAringa

Beginner Hair Scrunchies

November 2020
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
6.0 mm (J)
50 - 55 yards (46 - 50 m)
finished scrunchies have a diameter of ~5 inches
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This pattern is available for free.

Practice your half-double crochet stitches with this super easy hair scrunchie! Perfect for beginners, this scrunchie is worked in continuous rounds and uses only hdc stitches.

The pattern features a photo and video tutorial. It’s available for free on my blog:


50-55 yards of Brava worsted (or your favorite worsted weight yarn) - I used Dove Heather and Marina
J 6.0 mm crochet hook
ouchless hair elastic
Tapestry Needle

This pattern is part of a 30-day series for new crocheters. Learn more here:

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