Perfect for the coldest winter days, the Snowdrop Infinity Scarf is a cozy, chunky crochet infinity scarf with a gorgeous texture. I used a super bulky chenille yarn for my infinity scarf, but a velvet yarn also works great with this pattern.
So, read on for the free Snowdrop Infinity Scarf pattern, as well as some yarn suggestions for your own snuggly scarf!
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Beginner-friendly crochet infinity scarf pattern
This pattern uses basic crochet stitches and a simple one row repeat, making it a perfect crochet pattern for beginners. Honestly, if you can make a single crochet and a chain, then you can make this scarf!
Even if you are a complete beginner, there are some step-by-step photos below to get you started on the first couple of rows. And after that it’s rinse and repeat 🙂
This scarf is also super easy to customize. I have written the pattern for 3 sizes – Toddler, Child and Teen/Adult. But you could easily alter the length by adding/subtracting rows – it’s as simple as that!
This is one of my crochet makes that I have decided to keep for myself. It’s just so warm and cozy I couldn’t part with it! But if you are looking for a quick and easy crochet gift, then I definitely think this ticks all the boxes.
It’s a great couch project to work on during a Netflix (or crochet podcast!) session, and you could absolutely get one of these infinity scarfs turned out in an evening 🙂
What you’ll need for this crochet infinity scarf
For my scarf, I used James C. Brett Flutterby Chunky which is a #6/Super Bulky chenille yarn. Some other great substitutes include:
- Bernat Blanket
- Bernat Velvet
- Premier Yarns Parfait
- Loops n Threads Cuddly Chenille
- Cascade Yarns Pluff n Stuff
- Sirdar Snuggly Squishy
I used a 6mm (J-10) hook for my scarf, but any hook that suits your chosen yarn will work great. I probably wouldn’t go up past a 7mm hook, just to make sure your scarf stays cozy.
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Free Crochet Pattern
- This infinity scarf is worked flat, as a long strip.
- Edges are seamed at the end.
Abbreviations (US Terms)
- ch = chain
- tch = turning chain
- st = stitch
- sk = skip
- sc = single crochet
- rem = remaining
General Pattern Notes
- Instructions are given for the smallest size, with larger sizes in brackets ( ).
- Stitch counts are given in [ ] at the end of each row.
- If no stitch count is given, the count is the same as for the previous row.
- This pattern uses the single crochet “v” st [(sc, ch 2, sc) all worked in same place]. For ease of counting, stitch counts are given for sc only, and do not include the ch-2 sps.
- Ch 1 at the start of ROW 1 does not count as a st.
- Ch 2 at the start of subsequent rows counts as tch-1 and 1 st.
- Take note of the last row of the pattern; it is slightly different to the main row repeat, and is designed to give a flat edge to the end of the scarf.
- Please see Appendix: Stitch Chart for a diagram of the stitch pattern and repeats.
Toddler: 36″ x 3.5″ / 91.5cm x 9cm
Child: 50″ x 4.5″ / 127cm x 11.5cm
Teen/Adult: 64″ x 6.75″ / 162.5 cm x 17 cm
11 single crochet x 9 rows = 4″ x 4″ / 10 cm x 10 cm measured over pattern.
Note: Gauge is not critical for this project. This pattern uses the single crochet “v” st [(sc, ch 2, sc) all worked in same place]. When counting your stitches, it is much easier to simply count the sc stitches on their own, and leave out the ch-2 sps. Stitch counts in the pattern are given for sc only.
Hook: 6mm (J-10) crochet hook (or hook required to meet gauge).
Yarn: Any chenille or velvet #6 / Super Bulky weight yarn.
The amounts given here are for James C. Brett Flutterby Chunky (175m/191yds per 100g skein; Weight 6/Super Bulky; 100% Polyester).
Toddler: 85 yds / 78 m (45g) – 1 skein
Child: 155 yds / 142 m (81g) – 1 skein
Adult: 295 yds / 270 m (155g) – 2 skeins
Suitable yarn substitutions are listed above.
- Yarn needle
- Stitch markers
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All Sizes: Toddler (Child, Adult)
Ch 15 (21, 30).
ROW 1: Ch 1 (does not count as a st), sc in second ch from hook, sk next ch, (sc, ch 2, sc) in next ch, *sk next 2 ch, (sc, ch 2, sc) in next ch; repeat from * until 2 ch rem, sk next ch, sc in last ch, turn. [10 (14, 20) sc]
Note: at the start of the next row, you may find it helpful to mark the second ch with a stitch marker. This will make it a little easier to finish ROW 3.
ROW 2: Ch 2 (counts as tch-1 and 1 st, here and throughout), *(sc, ch 2, sc) in next ch-2 sp; repeat from * across, sc in last sc, turn. [9 (13, 19) sc plus ch-1 at beg of row]
ROW 3: Ch 2, *(sc, ch 2, sc) in next ch-2 sp; repeat from * across, sc in marked ch at top of tch-2, turn.
Repeat ROW 3 until work measures approx. 36” / 91.5cm
(50” / 127cm, 64” / 162.5cm).
LAST ROW: Ch 2, *(sc, ch 1, sc) in next ch-2 sp; repeat from * across, sc in top of tch-2. [9 (13, 19) sc plus ch-1 at beg of row]
Cut yarn and fasten off, leaving a long tail for seaming.
Fold scarf in half. Whip stitch edges together (there is no right or wrong side for this scarf).
Weave in ends.
Appendix: Rows 1 – 4 Photos
Rows 3 & 4
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