Lion Brand Heartland True Colors Scarf

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by Lion Brand Design Team

Lion Brand Heartland True Colors Scarf

Add to your collection of scarves one that shows your patriotism!

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:2 hours

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Use a gauge of four 3-dc groups + 8 rows (about 4 inch) to crochet a scarf that measures approximately 8 inch x 72 inch. Save time, check your gauge. If the hook or needle listed under supplies does not work, use the size that allows you to obtain the required gauge. Download the template for abbreviations not explained elsewhere.
    Notes:
    Color is changed every 3 rows.
    To change color, work last st of old color to last yarn over. Yarn over with new color and draw through all loops on hook to complete st. Fasten off old color.
    We think it is easier to work over the yarn ends as you go, but you can always weave in the ends after the Scarf is completed.
  • 2
    Color Sequence:
    Work *(3 rows with Redwood, 3 rows with Acadia) 6 times, (3 rows with Olympic, 3 rows with Acadia) 6 times; rep from * one more time for a total of 144 rows (48 stripes).
  • 3
    Scarf:
    With Redwood, ch 35.
    Row 1: 3 dc in 5th ch from hook (beg ch counts as 1 foundation ch and first dc), *sk next 3 ch, 3 dc in next ch; rep from * across to last 2 ch, sk next ch, dc in last ch – Eight 3-dc groups at the end of this row.
    Row 2: Ch 3 (counts as dc here and throughout), turn, dc in first dc, sk sp between first dc and first 3-dc group, 3 dc in each sp between 3-dc groups, sk sp between last 3-dc group and turning ch, 2 dc in top of beg ch – Seven 3-dc groups and one 2-dc group at each end of this row.
    Row 3: Ch 3, turn, 3 dc in sp between first 2-dc group and next 3-dc group, 3 dc in each sp between 3-dc groups, 3 dc in sp between last 3-dc group and last 2-dc group, dc in top of beg ch. Change to Acadia.
    Rep Rows 2 and 3 and continue to change color as in Color Sequence until all 144 rows of Sequence are complete. Note: You should have 4 striped sections, 2 sections of Redwood- and Acadia-colored stripes alternated with 2 sections of Olympic- and Acadia-colored stripes.
    Fasten off.
  • 4
    Finishing:
    Weave in ends.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:2 hours

Project Supplies

  • Lion Brand Heartland Yarn Redwood 104769643
  • Lion Brand Heartland Yarn Arcadia 104769641
  • Lion Brand Heartland Yarn Olympic 104769675
  • Lion Brand Crochet Hook Size K-10.5/6.50 mm 104236765
  • Lion Brand Blunt End Needles Large Eye 6 pc. 104755288
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