#Friday Freebie – Crochet Scarf

new zig zag scarf imageRegular readers and crochet pupils will be very familiar with this simple zig zag scarf, which has been available for quite a few years now. On a recent wander along Cockermouth Main St I picked up a couple of balls of sock yarn from the wool shop and made a new version just for me.

If you want to make your own, this version took 100g (250m) of Regia sock yarn (this one is shade 01126) and also a ball of 4 ply in a solid colour (I used part of a leftover ball of Rowan Pure Wool 4 Ply). Alternating a solid colour with the stripes really helps to make the colours stand out and looks far better, but feel free to work with your choice of yarn and experiment.

You can find the pattern by clicking here. I hope you enjoy it.

T xx

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  1. Love your colours Tracey! It looks so different to the original!!
    Soon be time to think about the scarf stitching!!
    Ali xx

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