Crochet the Granny Square Infinity Scarf using granny squares and just one skein of yarn. Join as many or few squares as you want to customize the length. Keep reading for the free crochet pattern.
A Crochet Infinity Scarf Made with Granny Squares
Granny squares are a crochet classic that can be made into so many different things. Today, we are taking a classic granny square, combining it with the soft faded gradient of Scarfie yarn, and it creates this spectacular granny square infinity scarf!
Seven Days of Scarfie Pattern Collection #6
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Crochet Self-Striping Granny Squares to Make a Color Fade Scarf
If you know how to crochet a granny square, you can make this scarf! And even if you've never done it before - have no fear - it's an easy technique to learn. This scarf is easy enough for a beginner, and I can't wait to see yours! The color fade will be different for each scarf because color changes in the yarn will always vary. These scarves will use a common technique to create a completely unique piece.
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Granny Square Infinity Scarf - Free Crochet Pattern
- One skein of Lion Brand Scarfie Yarn (‘Seafoam/Clay’ pictured) or approx. 312 yards of a comparable Category 4 or 5 yarn. Find some of my substitution suggestions here.
- J/6.0mm crochet hook - I love Clover Amour.
- Yarn needle
- Scissors - I always keep these travel scissors in my hook case
Abbreviations (written in U.S. terms):
- ch: chain
- st: stitch
- sl st: slip stitch
- SC: single crochet
- DC: double crochet
Each granny square is approx. 6" x 6"
Length (before joining): 74”
- The chain stitches at the beginning of each round DO count as a stitch.
- I kept my granny squares in order as I made them so that I could put them together in the same color flow of the yarn. Feel free to put them in whatever ordering you like best.
Granny Square (make 12)
start with a magic circle
Round 1: ch 3, 2 DC, ch 2, 3 DC, ch 2, 3 DC, ch 2, 3 DC, ch 2, sl st to the 3rd ch st from the beginning of the round. Pull tight.
Round 2: sl st loosely in each stitch until you reach the nearest ch 2 corner, (ch 3, 2 DC, ch 2, 3 DC) in the ch 2 corner, *ch 1, (3 DC, ch 2, 3 DC) in the next ch 2 corner, repeat from * 2 more times, join to the 3rd ch st from the beginning of the round with a sl st.
Round 3: sl st loosely in each stitch until you reach the nearest ch 2 corner, (ch 3, 2 DC, ch 2, 3 DC) in the ch 2 corner, *ch 1, 3 DC in the ch 1 sp from the previous round, ch 1, (3 DC, ch 2, 3 DC) in the next ch 2 corner, repeat from * 2 more times, attach to the 3rd ch st from the beginning of the round with a sl st.
Round 4: sl st loosely in each stitch until you reach the nearest ch 2 corner, (ch 3, 2 DC, ch 2, 3 DC) in the ch 2 corner, *ch 1, 3 DC in the ch 1 sp from the previous round, ch 1, 3 DC in next ch sp, ch 1(3 DC, ch 2, 3 DC) in the next ch 2 corner, repeat from * 2 more times, join to the 3rd ch st from the beginning of the round with a sl st. Tie off yarn leaving approx. a 10” tail.
Sewing the squares together
Face your granny squares right side up. Using the tail left from the last round and a yarn needle; stitch the squares together one at a time. Each time you join a new square, tie off the yarn and weave in your ends.
When all 12 squares are joined, join the first and the last square together to make an infinity scarf.
Adding the border
Attach your yarn along the top edge of the granny squares. Ch 1 and SC around the entire edge. Tie off yarn and repeat this along the bottom edge. Tie yarn and weave in all ends.
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