Layered Parfait Scarf
Lion Brand® Vanna's Choice®
9 tr = about 4 in. (10 cm). When you match the gauge in a pattern, your project will be the size
specified in the pattern and the materials specified in the pattern will be
sufficient. The needle or hook size called for in the pattern is based on what
the designer used, but it is not unusual for gauge to vary from person to person.
If it takes you fewer stitches and rows to make your swatch, try using a smaller
size hook or needles; if more stitches and rows, try a larger size hook or needles.
Making a Gauge Swatch
A rectangle of Mesh (open crochet) is worked first, then ruffles are worked across the rows of mesh.
With larger hook and A, ch 158.
Row 1 (RS): Tr in 10th ch from hook, *ch 3, sk next 3 ch, tr in next ch; rep from * across - 38 ch-sps at the end of this row.
Rows 2-4: Ch 7, turn, tr in next tr, ch 3, *sk next ch-3 sp, tr in next tr, ch 3; rep from * across, tr in 4th ch of turning ch.
Do not fasten off.
Row 5 (RS): Ch 4, turn, 3 tr in first ch-3 sp, *4 tr in next ch-3 sp; rep from * across to last ch-sp, 3 tr in last ch-sp, tr in 4th ch of turning ch.
Row 6: Ch 4, turn, 2 tr in sp between first 2 tr, *ch 1, sk next 2 tr, 2 tr in sp between last tr skipped and next tr; rep from * across, working last 2 tr in sp between last tr and turning ch. Fasten off.
From RS, join B with sl st in first ch-3 sp of Row 4, rep Rows 5 and 6 of First Ruffle. Fasten off.
From RS, join C with sl st in first ch-3 sp of Row 3, rep Rows 5 and 6 of First Ruffle. Fasten off.
From RS, join D with sl st in first ch-3 sp of Row 2, rep Rows 5 and 6 of First Ruffle. Fasten off.
From RS, join A with sl st in first ch-3 sp of Row 1, rep Rows 5 and 6 of First Ruffle. Fasten off.
BALL TRIM (make 10 - 4 with A, 2 with B, 2 with C, and 2 with D)
Note: Work in continuous rnds; do not join or turn.
With smaller hook, ch 3; join with sl st in first ch to form a ring.
Rnd 1: Ch 1, work 2 sc in each ch around - 6 sts at the end of this rnd.
Rnd 2: Ch 1, work 2 sc in each st around - 12 sts.
Rnds 3 and 4: Sc in each st around.
Stuff center with a small amount of fiberfill.
Rnds 5 and 6: *Sk next st, sl st in next st; rep from * around - 3 sts.
Ch 4, join with sl st to each end of matching color ruffles. Fasten off.
Weave in ends.
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