Shaded Shells Crochet Scarf
- Red Heart ® Collage™- 1 Ball Each of Blue Wave A, Tundra B, and Rose Dust C.
- Crochet Hook: 5.5mm (US I-9)
- Yarn Needle
2 repeats = 3¾"; Rows 1-5 = 2¼" in pattern.
CHECK YOUR GAUGE. Use any size hook to obtain the specified gauge.
Shell = work 5 dc in space specified.
With C, ch 37.
Row 1 (Wrong Side): Sc in 2nd ch from hook and in next ch, * ch 4, skip 4 ch **, sc in next 3 ch; repeat from * to last 2 ch, end at **; sc in next 2 ch; turn.
Row 2: Ch 1, sc in first sc, * shell in next ch-4 space, skip next sc, sc in next sc; repeat from * across; turn.
Row 3: Ch 5, skip first dc, sc in next 3 dc, * ch 4, skip next dc, sc in next 3 dc; repeat from * to last sc; ch 2, dc in last sc; turn.
Row 4: Ch 3, 2 dc in first ch-2 space, * skip next sc, sc in next sc **, shell in next ch-4 space; repeat from * to last space, end at **, 2 dc in last space, dc in 3rd ch of ch-5; turn.
Row 5: Ch 1, sc in first 2 dc, * ch 4, skip next dc **, sc in next 3 dc; repeat from * to last 2 sts, end at **; sc in next dc, sc in top of ch-3; turn.
Rows 6-9: Repeat Rows 2-5 changing to A in last st of last row.
Rows 10-105: Repeat Rows 2-5 for pattern and work color sequence: [8 rows A, 8 rows C, 8 rows B, and 8 rows C] 3 times. Fasten off. Weave in ends.
Fringe: Cut 16" lengths of A and B. Holding 3 strands of B together, knot fringe across lower edge of scarf as follows: fold strands in half forming a loop; insert the crochet hook through the fabric from the wrong side and draw the loop through, then draw the yarn ends through the loop and tighten. Repeat across top edge of scarf with A. Trim yarn ends.