Crochet Beaded Cobweb Lace Scarf

Materials

  • Coats & Clark Aunt Lydia’s Bamboo Crochet Thread: Zen Green, 600 yds.
  • Iridescent blue/green glass rochaille beads, size E 6/0, 1 pkg. (3 oz.).

Tools

  • Crochet hooks: size US B/1 (2.25mm); size US 10 steel (1.30mm).

Basic Supplies

ruler, scissors

Directions

Size

  • 1. Size is 5"x63".

Gauge

  • 1. Using larger hook, one pattern repeat = 1-3/4”-wide; 8 rows = 1-5/8”. Check your gauge. Use any size hook to obtain the gauge.

Special Technique

  • 1. PB (place bead): Remove loop from hook, switch to smaller hook, put hook through eye of bead, pick up loop and pull loop through bead, switch back to larger hook and continue with pattern.

Scarf

  • 1. With larger hook, ch 62.
  • 2. Row 1 (RS): Dc in 8th ch from hook (skipped chs count as dc and ch-2 space), dc in each ch across to last 3 chs, ch 2, sk next 2 chs, dc in last ch, 54 dc and 2 ch-2 spaces.
  • 3. Row 2: PB, ch 4 (counts as dc and ch-2 space now and throughout), turn; sk first ch-2 space; *dc in next dc, ch 4, [sk next 2 dc, tr in next dc] 4 times, ch 4, sk next 2 dc, dc in next dc, ch 2**; sk next 2 dc; repeat from * 2 more times, ending last repeat at **; sk next 2 chs, dc in next ch, 12 tr, 8 dc, 6 ch-4 spaces and 4 ch-2 spaces.
  • 4. Row 3: PB, ch 4, turn; sk first ch-2 space; *dc in next dc, ch 4, sc in next 4 tr, ch 4, dc in next dc, ch 2**; sk next ch-2 space; repeat from * 2 more times, ending last repeat at **; sk next 2 chs, dc in next ch, 12 sc, 8 dc, 6 ch-4 spaces and 4 ch-2 spaces.
  • 5. Row 4: PB, ch 4, turn; sk first ch-2 space; *dc in next dc, ch 4, sc in next 2 sc, PB, sc in next 2 sc, ch 4, dc in next dc, ch 2**; sk next ch-2 space; repeat from * 2 more times, ending last repeat at **; sk next 2 chs, dc in next ch.
  • 6. Rows 5-6: PB, ch 4, turn; sk first ch-2 space; *dc in next dc, ch 4, sc in next 4 sc, ch 4, dc in next dc, ch 2**; sk next ch-2 space; repeat from * 2 more times, ending last repeat at **; sk next 2 chs, dc in next ch.
  • 7. Row 7: PB, ch 4, turn; sk first ch-2 space; *dc in next dc, [ch 2, tr in next sc] 4 times, ch 2, dc in next dc, ch 2**; sk next ch-2 space; repeat from * 2 more times, ending last repeat at **; sk next 2 chs, dc in next ch, 12 tr, 8 dc and 19 ch-2 spaces.
  • 8. Row 8: PB, ch 4, turn; sk first ch-2 space; *dc in next dc, [2 dc in next ch-2 space, dc in next tr] 4 times, 2 dc in next ch-2 space, dc in next dc**; 2 dc in next ch-2 space; repeat from * 2 more times, ending last repeat at **; ch 2, sk next 2 chs, dc in next ch, 54 dc and 2 ch-2 spaces.
  • 9. Repeat Rows 2-8, 36 more times. Do not fasten off.

Edging

  • 1. Row 1: PB, ch 4, turn; sk first ch-2 space, dc in next dc; *ch 1, PB, ch 1, sk next 2 dc, dc in next dc; repeat from * across to turning ch-space; ch 1, PB, ch 1 (counts as ch2), sk next 2 chs, dc in next ch.
  • 2. Row 2: Ch 2 (counts as dc), turn; *3 dc in next ch-2 space, dc in next dc, [ch 3, sk next ch-2 space, dc in next dc] twice; repeat from * 5 more times; 3 dc in turning ch-space, dc in 2nd ch of turning ch-4.
  • 3. Row 3: Ch 3 (counts as dc and ch-1 space), turn; [dc in next 3 dc, ch 3, sk next dc, sc in next dc, ch 3, sk next dc] 6 times; dc in next 3 dc, ch 1, dc in 2nd ch of turning ch-2.
  • 4. Row 4: Ch 4, turn; sk first ch-1 space and next dc, dc in next dc; *PB, ch 2, sk next dc, ([tr, ch 1] 3 times, tr) in next sc, ch 2, sk next dc, dc in next dc; repeat from * 5 more times; ch 2, sk next dc and next ch-1 space, dc in 2nd ch of turning ch-3. Fasten off.

Beginning Edging

  • 1. Row 1: With right side facing and larger hook, working in free loops of foundation ch, join with slip st in first ch, PB, ch 4, sk next 2 chs, dc in next ch; [ch 1, PB, ch 1, sk next 2 chs, dc in next ch] 17 times; ch 1, PB, ch 1, sk next 2 chs, dc in next ch.
  • 2. Rows 2-4: Work same as Rows 2-4 on Edging.

Finishing

  • 1. Weave in ends.

Blocking

  • 1. Pin scarf to a flat surface and stretch slightly to open up the motifs. Mist with water and let dry.
by Red Heart Design Team for Coats & Clark
Crocheted Beaded Cobweb Lace Scarf
Crocheted Beaded Cobweb Lace Scarf