Crochet Scato Scarf – FREE Crochet Pattern

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If you love oversized crochet scarf, the crochet Scato scarf is perfect for you.

It’s warm & cozy, but also works up pretty fast!

As with any crochet scarf, it can be made in the length you prefer & you can easily adjust it.

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The Yarn


The crochet Scato Scarf was made with a yarn from Lion Brand Yarn called Wool-Ease Chunky.

This yarn is 80% acrylic & 20 % wool & it is great to crochet with.

The wool makes it warm & it’s a great affordable yarn.

It comes in lots of different colors & you can never get bored.

I’m sure you’re going to love this yarn & remember to comment below & let me know which color you’re using!

Link to the yarn.

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THE PERFECT WINTER CROCHET PROJECT


It’s that time of year again, it’s so cold outside!

Who doesn’t love having a beautiful oversized crochet scarf to wear? The crochet Scato scarf is made with just that in mind.

What’s so great about this crochet scarf is the fact that the crochet bubbles gives it beautiful textured look. While the yarn & size makes it super comfortable.

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How long it takes to crochet something varies depending on your skill & how fast you crochet. But that isn’t a helpful answer is it?

Well, I’ve developed a yarn calculator to help you get the answer to this question.

It will help you calculate exactly how much time you’ll spend crocheting a project.

All you need to know is how much yarn you will use on the project in either meters, yards or skeins. Then crochet your test square & time it.

Calculate how long it takes to crochet that. 

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About The Pattern


The Scato Scarf crochet pattern is a pattern for a really lovely oversized scarf. It has a beautiful textured stitch pattern that makes it cozy & perfect for winter. The unique design makes it extra comfortable & warm around the neck.

The pattern is written for only one size, however size adjustments are included throughout the pattern. Play around with colors to make it fit your style​.

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Project Level 


Easy Skill Level

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Materials Needed


Crochet Hook

Size:

Hook I used: Waves Crochet Hooks from Knitpro

Yarn

Yarn used:

Lion Brand – Wool-Ease Chunky.

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Yarn amount used: 

Color A (grey):

  • 560 gram / 560 meters / 612 yards / 4 skeins

Color B (green):

  •  140 gram / 140 meters / 153 yards / 1 skeins

Yarn characteristics:

Other Materials Needed

Gauge


Measured with the quick bubblepattern crocheted in rows:

8 stitches & 8 rows per 10 cm / 4”.

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Notes 


  • This crochet pattern is written in US terms.
  • All measurements given are unblocked.
  • Note that measurements are given as exact as possible. But crochet tension & technique might give variations in the result, that changes from person to person.
  • Read pattern instructions carefully before beginning to make sure you understand everything. It might save you hours frogging your work & crocheting it again!
  • Make a swatch that measure at least 10 x 10 cm / 4 x 4 inches using the stitch the gauge is given for. If your swatch matches the gauge, you’re good to go. If the gauge is wrong, you might need to change your hook. Go up in crochet hook size if your stitches are smaller & go down in crochet hook size if your stitches are bigger. Learn more about testing gauge.
  • Check yarn info if you want to find an alternative or test your yarn against the gauge. Learn more about substituting yarn.
  • This pattern is written for 1 size, however size adjustments are suggested under the heading “Size & Measurements”.
  • At the end of each row, the stitch count is given in parenthesis.

Size & Measurements


One-size, can be customized.

Width at the widest: 24,5 cm / 9.6 inches

Width at the slimmest (ribbing): 18 cm / 7.1 inches

Total length without fringe: 13 cm / 5.1 inch

Length ribbing (middle) part: 10.5 cm / 4.1 inch

Length each end (QB stitch) part: 88 cm / 34.6 inches

Size Adjustments

  • Length can be customized 2 ways:
    • After row 65 to make the QB part longer, must then be repeated after row 102 to make both QB parts the same length.
    • After row 102 to make ribbing part longer.
  • Width can be customized by adding/reducing the number of stitches when you start to crochet.

Abbreviations

We try our best to include all crochet abbreviations in the list above for the crochet pattern, but sometimes we may forget one or two.

Learn more about crochet abbreviations & find a complete list on our Crochet Abbreviations & Terms post.

Stitches You Will Need 


You will need to use the foundation single crochet stitch & the quick bubblepattern.

QUICK BUBBLEPATTERN (QB):

Written description:

*in the next st, draw up a loop, yo, draw up a loop from same stitch, yo, pull through all* repeat. Start rows with a Quick Bubblepattern Stitch directly in the last stitch from prev row.

Video Tutorial:

Quick Bubblepattern Tutorial

Foundation Single Crochet (FSC)

Written description:

Step 1: Ch 2 st.

Step 2: Insert hook into 2nd ch from hook, pull up a loop. Yo and pull through first loop (making “chain”). Yo and pull through both loops on hook.

Step 3: Insert hook into prev “chain” you made (It should look like you go through a resemblance of a “normal” st, with 2 strands of yarn), pull up a loop, yo and pull through first loop (making “chain”). Yo and pull through both loops on hook. Repeat step 3 until you’ve made enough stitches.

*2nd ch in step 1 makes 1 st, step 2 makes 1 st & every time step 3 is repeated you make 1 st.

Video tutorial:

Foundation Single Crochet Stitch Tutorial

Front Post & Back Post Double Crochet:

FPdc written description:

Yo, insert your hook from front to back between the previous stitch & the stitch you’re working, & bring it to the front again between the stitch you’re working & the next stitch, yo & pull up a loop, you have 3 loops on the hook, yarn over & pull through 2 of the 3 loops, yarn over and pull through the 2 last loops.

BPdc written description:

Yo, insert your hook from back to front between the previous stitch & the stitch you’re working, & bring it to the back again between the stitch you’re working & the next stitch, yo & pull up a loop, you have 3 loops on the hook, yo & pull through 2 of the 3 loops, yarn over and pull through the 2 last loops.

Video Tutorial.

Techniques You Will Need 


CHANGING COLOR WITH DIFFERENT COLOR ON DIFFERENT ROWS:

When working with different colors on different rows, you’ll never finish the last stitch on the last row with one color, with the color you where working with.

Do all the steps of the stitch, then leave the last step unworked. Yarn over with the color for the next st & pull yarn through.

Repeat this for every row you change colors to make the color changes look beautiful.

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Crochet Scato Scarf Pattern Instructions


Crocheted lengthwise.

No chains to start QB rows, just turn make QB st directly in last st from prev row.

With hook size 10 mm, make 26 st using the foundation single crochet technique.

Following instructions are all made with hook size 8 mm:

Row 1-65 (with color 1): QB 26 st, turn (=26 st).

Row 66-102 (with color 2): Ch 2 (counts as 1st st), *FPdc 1, BPdc 1* repeat from *to* until end of row, turn (=26 st).

Row 103-167 (with color 1): QB 26 st, turn (=26 st).

Fasten off & cut yarn.

Finishing


Fasten threads & weave in ends.

For this scarf you can add fringe on each end if you’d like.

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Janne Kleivset

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Janne has helped millions of crocheters find their next crochet project with more than 250 free crochet patterns and 110 crochet tutorials on her blog.

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