Olwen Super Scarf

Olwen Super Scarf

What You'll Need:

LION BRAND® SCARFIE® 
Silver/Charcoal 1 ball (A)
Cream/Mustard 1 ball (B) 
Denim/Navy 1 ball (C)
Lion Brand® crochet hook size K-10.5 (6.5 mm)
Lion Brand® large-eyed blunt needle

Courtesy of Lion Brand® Scarfie®
Difficulty Level: Beginner
Approximate Time: Weekend Project

How to Make a Olwen Super Scarf

Fashionable and fun to make, an Olwen Super Scarf is the perfect way to increase your crocheting skills! Plus they look great with any outfit. Pick your favorite colors and crochet the perfect accessory!

Gauge: 2 circles = about 3 3/4 in. (9.5 cm). 

Measurement: About 11 x 120 in. (28 x 305 cm)


 
  • 1 Stitch explanation

    joining-dc Yarn over, insert hook in indicated ch and draw up a loop, yarn over and draw through 2 loops on hook (2 loops remain on hook), insert hook from front to back into the 4th dc of corresponding circle in previous Strip (see Assembly Diagram), yarn over and draw yarn through all loops on hook. 

  • 2 Notes

    1.    Scarf is made from 6 Strips of circles; each Strip is made from 60 circles.
    2.    After Strip I is made, 55 of the 60 circles in the next Strip are joined to circles in the previous Strip following Assembly Diagram.
    3.    Each circle is worked in one round. Yarn is not fastened off between circles.
    4.    For those who find a visual helpful, we’ve included a stitch diagram.

  • 3 Abbreviations

    beg = begin(ning)(s)
    ch = chain
    dc = double crochet
    rep = repeat
    sk = skip
    sl st = slip st
    st(s) = stitch(es)

  • 4 Strip 1, first circle

    With A, ch 7, work 7 dc in 4th ch from hook (3 skipped ch do not count as a st), sk next 2 ch, sl st in next ch; rotate piece to work along opposite side of beg ch-7, 7 dc in ch at base of first 7-dc group, sk next 2 ch, sl st in next ch – you will have 14 dc and a center ch-7.
    Do not fasten off.

  • 5 Next circle

    Ch 7, work 7 dc in 4th ch from hook, sk next 2 ch, insert hook in next ch and in last sl st of previous circle and work a sl st; rotate piece to work along opposite side of beg ch-7, 7 dc in ch at base of first 7-dc group, sk next 2 ch, sl st in next ch.
    Do not fasten off.
    Rep Next Circle until you have a Strip of 60 circles.
    Fasten off.

  • 6 Strip II, first circle

    With B, work same as First Circle of Strip I.
    Do not fasten off.

  • 7 2nd circle

    With B, work same as Next Circle of Strip I.
    Do not fasten off.

  • 8 Note

    You will now beg joining circles to previous Strip following Assembly Diagram.

  • 9 Next circle

    With B, ch 7, work 7 dc in 4th ch from hook (3 skipped ch do not count as a st), sk next 2 ch, insert hook in next ch and in last sl st of previous circle and work a sl st; rotate piece to work along opposite side of beg ch-7, 3 dc in ch at base of first 7-dc group, work joining-dc in same ch, 3 dc in same ch, sk next 2 ch, sl st in next ch.
    Do not fasten off.
    Rep Next Circle, joining each circle to next circle of previous Strip following Assembly Diagram, until a total of 57 circles have been made, 55 of the circles are joined to circles of previous Strip.
    Do not fasten off.
    Rep Second Circle to make 3 more circles. These last 3 circles are not joined to circles of previous Strip.
    Fasten off.

  • 10 Strip III, first circle

    With C, work same as First Circle of Strip I.
    Do not fasten off.

  • 11 2nd & 3rd circles

    With C, work same as Next Circle of Strip I twice.
    Do not fasten off.

  • 12 Note

    You will now beg joining circles to previous Strip following Assembly Diagram.

  • 13 Next circle

    With C, ch 7, work 7 dc in 4th ch from hook (3 skipped ch do not count as a st), sk next 2 ch, insert hook in next ch and in last sl st of previous circle and work a sl st; rotate piece to work along opposite side of beg ch-7, 3 dc in ch at base of first 7-dc group, work joining-dc in same ch, 3 dc in same ch, sk next 2 ch, sl st in next ch.
    Do not fasten off.
    Rep Next Circle, joining each circle to next circle of previous Strip following Assembly Diagram, until a total of 58 circles have been made, 55 of the circles are joined to circles of previous Strip.
    Do not fasten off.
    Rep Second Circle to make 2 more circles. These last 2 circles are not joined to circles of previous Strip.
    Fasten off.

  • 14 Strip IV

    With A, make same as Strip II.

  • 15 Strip V

    With B, make same as Strip III.

  • 16 Strip VI

    With C, make same as Strip II.

  • 17 Finishing

    Weave in ends.