Checkerboard Scarf by Ashlee Brotzell

Checkerboard Scarf

May 2020
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
4 stitches and 2 rows = 1 inch
in DC
4.5 mm
700 - 790 yards (640 - 722 m)
10" x 60"
Flag of English English
This pattern is available for C$5.00 CAD buy it now

This scarf pattern was originally part four of my 2020 Father’s Day CAL Scarves as Throw Blanket.

You will receive 3 files:

  • a written pattern and chart for the interlocking technique starting at the short side of the scarf, and
  • a written pattern for the interlocking technique starting at the long end of the scarf, and
  • a written pattern and X-marked chart for the mosaic technique.

The Locked Filet Mesh (LFM) interlocking crochet method uses only chain spaces and double crochets to create a mesh; two colors are worked alternately which creates the pattern.

Mosaic crochet is single crochet and double crochet stitches. The double crochet stitches cover some of the other color’s single crochet stitches to create the design. My patterns instruct you to cut your yarn at the end of each row. The back is striped but often gives a faint impression of the pattern on the front (sort of like illusion knitting). See an example here.

I have YouTube tutorials available for both crochet methods! Follow this link to get to my YouTube channel and find my other social links:

For Interlocking Crochet, You Will Need

  • Worsted Weight Yarn (730 yards)
  • Main Color (MC) – 350 yards plus 30 yards for optional SC border
  • Accent Color (AC) – 350 yards
  • Crochet hook: 4.5 mm (US7)
  • Stitch marker
  • Gauge: 16 stitches x 8 rows in one color = 4” square

For Mosaic Crochet, You Will Need

  • Worsted Weight Yarn (790 yards)
  • Main Color (MC) – 395 yards
  • Coordinating Color (CC) – 395 yards
  • Crochet hook: 4.5 mm (US7)
  • Scissors
  • Gauge: 16 stitches x 16 rows = 4” square

©️ Ashlee Brotzell 2020.
All rights reserved. This publication is protected under federal copyright laws. Reproduction or distribution, in whole or in part, in any medium, is strictly prohibited. 

What does this mean?
This is an original pattern by Ashlee Brotzell. You may not copy, reproduce, sell, or share any part of it whether for profit or not. This includes, but is not limited to, the written pattern, the chart, and the photos. No translations or video tutorials are allowed. 

Sales of your finished items are, of course, unrestricted (and I wish you all the best!). I appreciate credit given to the designer when possible but it is not a requirement. You may tag me @AshleesLint or direct people to my website