Petals Mod Scarf

Red Heart Super Saver Ombre yarn...have you gotten your hands on any yet?!  If not, you will want to track it down either in-store or online because it. is. beautiful!  The moment I got this 'Sea Coral' colorway, inspiration hit!  I have been waiting patiently for "cold weather pattern season" to get underway... and now today's free crochet pattern is the Petals Mod Scarf.  Keep reading for the free pattern :)

The Petals Mod Scarf is a simple, pretty and modern scarf for the cooling autumn temperatures!  This one skein project is beginner friendly and can be embellished in any way you choose.  Keep reading for the free crochet pattern :)

As you can see from the photo above, this ombre yarn transitions seamlessly from a bold, vibrant coral color to a softer tint of the same hue.  The yardage is generous (482 yards) and this 100% acrylic yarn will make durable and washable pieces.  Red Heart Super Saver Ombre comes in 12 different colors so you can choose whether you want to make a bright and summery scarf or something a little more muted for the coming fall weather!

The Petals Mod Scarf is a simple, pretty and modern scarf for the cooling autumn temperatures!  This one skein project is beginner friendly and can be embellished in any way you choose.  Keep reading for the free crochet pattern :)

The Petals Mod Scarf is a slightly softer version of my other mod scarf patterns, with a rounded edge and fluttery border.  I considered adding fringe along the border as well, but I decided to keep it as is.  If you add it to yours be sure to show me pictures!  You could also add pom poms to tassels like I have in the past to my other Mod Scarf patterns :)

There is definitely enough yarn from my skein left over to make a hat pattern, so as the weather starts to cool down keep an eye out for a hat to complement this scarf ;)


Supplies:

Abbreviations (written in U.S. terms):

  • st/sts: stitch/stitches
  • sl st: slip stitch
  • ch: chain
  • HDC: half double crochet
  • HDC2Tog: half double crochet two together

Gauge

11 sts x 9 rows = 4" square in HDC

Finished Size:  

Length (approx.) = 14.5"

Width (approx.) = 64"

Pattern Notes

  • ch sts at the beginning of rows do not count as a stitch
  • I recommend using a stitch marker as you work to help with your row count.  I used one stitch marker and moved it along the length of my piece as I worked, marking the rows that had no increases or decreases (i.e. every third row)

Instructions

ch 3

Row 1: HDC in the second ch from the hook and HDC across (2). Turn

Row 2: ch 1, 2 HDC in first st, HDC across (3).  Turn

Row 3: ch 1, HDC across (3). Place stitch marker. Turn

Row 4: ch 1, 2 HDC in first st, HDC across (4).  Turn

Row 5: ch 1, HDC across, 2 HDC in last st (5).  Turn

Row 6: ch 1, HDC across (5). Place stitch marker.  Turn

Row 7: ch 1, HDC across, 2 HDC in last st (6).  Turn

Row 8: ch 1, 2 HDC in first st, HDC across (7).  Turn

Row 9-62: Repeat Rows 3-8 nine more times.  Row 62 will have a total of 43 sts across.

Row 63-67: ch 1, HDC across (43).  Turn

Row 68: ch 1, HDC2Tog, HDC across (42). Turn

Row 69: ch 1, HDC across, HDC2Tog in last two sts (41).  Turn

Row 70: ch 1, HDC across (41).  Place stitch marker.  Turn.

Row 71: ch 1, HDC across, HDC2Tog in last two sts (40).  Turn

Row 72: ch 1, HDC2Tog, HDC across (39).  Turn.

Row 73: ch 1, HDC across (39).  Place stitch marker.  Turn

Rows 74-127:  Repeat Rows 68-73 nine more times.  Row 127 will have a total of 3 sts across.

Row 128: ch 1, HDC2Tog, HDC (2).  Do not tie off, continue to edging.

Edging:

I made a simple edging along the angled/curved edge of my scarf.  To make this edging, ch 6 and attach with a sl st to the second row from where you last crocheted.  Continue chaining 6 and attaching with a sl st every 2 rows along the edge until you reach the other side of the scarf.  You may want to block your edging to make it the most defined.

The Petals Mod Scarf is a simple, pretty and modern scarf for the cooling autumn temperatures!  This one skein project is beginner friendly and can be embellished in any way you choose.  Keep reading for the free crochet pattern :)

Are you excited for cooler fall weather like I am??  Keep up to date on all of my new, cool weather patterns in my Facebook community group or on Instagram!


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