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Thursday, December 4, 2014

Sherbet Dreams Scarf

Sherbet Dreams Scarf Free Crochet Pattern

A friend of my hubby said "Can you make me a scarf? I just want something bright." So I started browsing my yarn stash and looking around for patterns. I kinda get overwhelmed with possibilities sometimes but then I found the perfect yarn! My usually favorite of Tweed Stripes!! It was perfect! Now to work my magic! Here is what I came up with! I love that way it came out! 

It's bright, warm, squishy and perfect to add some color to those winter hues!! 
Plus it makes a great last minute gift! Just takes a few hrs of time!! 




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Sherbet Dreams Scarf



Materials: 
2 Skeins of Tweed Stripes (bulky 5) by Lion Brand- Shown in Popsicle 
K-Hook (6.5mm)

Scarf Measures about 52 inches long by 8 inch wide

Skill: Intermediate

Special Stitch: 3-dc Cluster (worked around one dc), * yarn over, insert hook from front to back around post of dc indicated, yarn over and pull up a loop, yarn over and draw through 2 loops on hook; repeat from *2 times more, yarn over and draw through all 4 loops on hook. 

Row 1: ch 24, Dc in fourth ch from hook (3 skipped chs count as first dc), * ch 3, work 3-dc Cluster around last dc made, skip next 2 chs, dc in next 2 chs; repeat from * across.

Row 2: Ch 3 (counts as first dc), turn; dc in next dc, * ch 3, work 3-dc Cluster around last dc made,
skip next ch-3, dc in next 2 dc; repeat from *
 across. 

Row 3-68: Repeat Row 2
Fasten off and weave in ends.  

You can easily add or subtract rows to make it the length desired! 



Hope you love it! I'm going to make another one for me and 
I'm pretty sure this stitch will turn into a new set! So keep checking back for more patterns soon!! 

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4 comments:

Rachel @ The Philosophers Wife said...

Oh so sweet! I love the fun colors! The dc cluster looks awesome. I will have to add that stitch to my repertoire! Thanks for sharing!

If you're interested, I'd love to have you link up to my Yarn Fanatic Party! http://philwife.blogspot.com/2014/12/yarn-fanatic-party-17.html

barbara said...

This is simply lovely Calleigh! Thank you so much for sharing...love the colors you chose. I think this has to move up to the head of my "to-do" list, as my daughter would love one under the tree this Christmas! :) Take care ~~

Deborah Ziegler said...

Love the colors! Thank you!

Meg Roatch said...

I love the new stitch! It's really easy and makes the project come together quickly. I'm doing this pattern in Tweed Stripes Ozark. I'm sure it will be beautiful :) Thanks again!

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