Yarn: approx. 650 yards of worsted weight yarn
Tools: 5.0mm crochet hook, tapestry needle, scissors
Skill Level: Easy
Stitches: (ch)chain, (sc)single crochet, (dc)double crochet, (sl st)slip stitch
Special Stitch: Sc Decrease-insert hook into nxt st, draw up loop (2 loops), insert hook into nxt st, draw up loop (3 loops), pull through all 3 loops
Row 1: Sc in 2nd ch from hook, sc in each ch. across (126 Sc). Turn.
Row 2: Ch.3 (Counts as dc), dc in nxt st., sk nxt st., dc in nxt st., dc in previous unworked st., *sk nxt unworked st., dc in nxt st. dc in previous unworked st. * repeat from * across to last 2 st., dc in last 2 st. Turn.
Row 3: Ch.1, (sc decrease over nxt 2 st) 2 times, sc in each st. across to last 4 st., (sc decrease over next 2 st.) 2 times. Turn.
Repeat Rows 2 & 3 29 more times.
Row 62: Ch.3 (counts as dc), dc in nxt st., sk nxt st., dc in nxt st., dc in previous unworked st., dc in last two st.
Row 63: Ch.1, sc decrease 3 times over nxt 6 st. Do not finish off.
Round 1: Complete 315 sc evenly around scarf, join with sl st. in 1st sc.
Round 2: Ch.1, sc in same st., * Ch.5, ** sk nxt 3 st, sc in nxt st., * repeat from * around ending at **, join w/sl st. in 1st sc. Finish off. (79 ch-5 sp.)
Make 395 strands of fringe by wrapping yarn around a large book (395 times). Take 5 strands and fold in half, feed loop through ch.5 sp., pull ends through loop and secure. Repeat in each ch.5 sp.