Vintage Fall Scarf by High Desert Yarn

Vintage Fall Scarf

August 2020
Bulky (7 wpi) ?
8 stitches and 14 rows = 4 inches
in Moss Stitch
6.5 mm (K)
175 yards (160 m)
Teen, Adult
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The Vintage Fall Crochet Scarf is full of 1960s nostalgia from the woven quality to the simple stripe pattern, but with a modern color palette. It uses a bulky weight yarn (category 5) to work up quickly, and provide more warmth on a crisp Autumn day. It’s the perfect addition to any wardrobe!

Materials Needed
-Paintbox Yarns Simply Chunky, bulky/category 5, (100g/3.5oz, 136m/149yds)
-You will need 4 colors total. Yardage to make the scarf (without fringe)
for each color as follows : MC = 167yds, CC1 =109yds, CC2 =48yds, CC3 =51yds
-Fringe in color of choice = 22yds
-Substitutes : Any other bulky (category 5) yarn will work. If changing the yarn, be sure to check gauge.
Crochet Hook
-K/10.5 (6.50mm) or correct hook to meet gauge
Tapestry Needle

Gauge Notes
8 STS (in the Moss Stitch) x 14 Rows = 4” square

Create gauge using the Moss Stitch. Follow the pattern below.

Chain 16

Row 1 : SC in 2nd CH from the hook. Skip next CH. CH 1. SC in next CH. Repeat until end of CH. Turn. (8 SC STS)

Row 2 : CH 1. SC in the 1st ST. SC in the next CH SP. CH 1. Skip next ST. Repeat until 1 CH SP and 1 SC ST remain. SC in the last CH SP. SC in the last SC ST. Turn. (9 SC STS)

Row 3 : CH 1. SC in the 1st ST. CH 1. Skip next ST. SC in next CH SP. Repeat until end of the row. Turn. (8 SC STS)

Repeat Rows 2-3 until your gauge measures 4” long.
Gauge is measured BEFORE blocking.

Finished Size

7” width & 65” long (without fringe)

Experience Level = Beginner.
You will need to have an understanding of the Single Crochet and Double Crochet before starting.