One Skein Wrap
This versatile crochet piece can be worn as a wrap in summer or a cozy scarf in winter.
Designed by Marty Miller
- Caron International’s One Pound (100% acrylic; 16 oz/454g, 812 yds/742 m skein) 1 skein, Shown in: #580 Soft Sage.
- One size US N-15 (10mm), or size to obtain gauge
- Yarn Needle
In pattern stitch, 1 pattern repeat = 2½-inches/6.5cm and 6 rows = 4-inches/10cm. Gauge is not critical for this project.
double crochet (dc)
single crochet (sc)
stitch (slip st)
Fsc: Foundation single crochet (This technique creates a foundation chain and a row of single crochet stitches in one)
Step: 2: Place a slip knot on hook, ch 2, insert hook in second ch from hook and draw up a loop; yarn over and draw through one loop on hook (the “chain”); yarn over and draw through 2 loops on hook (the “single crochet”).
Step: 3: The following stitch is worked under the forward 2 loops of the stem of the previous stitch (into the “chain”). Insert hook into the face of the “chain” and under the nub at the back of the “chain”, draw up a loop, yarn over and draw through one loop on hook (the “chain”), yarn over and draw through 2 loops on hook (the “single crochet”). Repeat for the length of foundation.
Note:The wrap can begin with a familiar foundation chain (ch) or with a row of foundation single crochet (Fsc).
Beginning with foundation chain: Ch 49, (dc, ch 1, dc) in 4th ch from hook, then continue with Row 1.
Beginning with row of foundation single crochet: Fsc 46, ch 3, (dc, ch 1, dc) in first Fsc, then continue with Row 1.
Row 1 (RS): Sk next 2 chs or sts, sc in next ch or st, *ch 3, sk next 3 chs or sts, (dc, ch 1, dc) in next ch or st (V-st made), sk next 2 chs or sts, sc in next ch or st; repeat from * across, turn7 sc, 7 V-sts, and 7 ch-3 sps.
Rows 2-90: Ch 3, (dc, ch 1, dc) in first sc, *sc in next ch-3 sp, ch 3, (dc, ch 1, dc) in next sc; repeat from * across, sc in top of turning ch, turn.
Row 91: Ch 1, work 1 sc in each sc, dc, and ch across, do not turn46 sc.
Round 1: Working in ends of rows across side edge, *(sc, ch 1, sc) around turning ch of next row, ch 1, sk next sc row; repeat from * across side edge, sc in side of last row of side edge, ch 1; working along opposite side of first row (short edge), **sc in next ch or st, ch 1; repeat from ** across; work across opposite side edge in same manner as first side edge; work across sts of last row (Row 91) in same manner as opposite short edge; join with slip st in first sc. Fasten off .
Using yarn needle, weave in all ends.
Use photo as a guide and follow manufacturer’s instructions for all products used.
If a wider wrap is desired, add 7 chains or Fsc for each additional repeat desired. For a narrower wrap, subtract 7 chains or Fsc for each repeat to be reduced.