Oversized Infinity Scarf


The light and lacy design of this Oversized Infinity Scarf will keep you cozy without sacrificing a bit of style, which makes this the perfect crochet pattern to wear while out on the town. Work up this lacy crocheted scarf using just a few skeins of Simply Soft Light yarn by Caron. The infinity design of this particular crochet scarf pattern means there is no end, so loop it around your neck a few times for a close fit, or keep it long for a more casual look.


Crochet HookG/6 or 4 mm hook

Yarn Weight(3) Light/DK (21-24 stitches to 4 inches)


  • Main Color (MC): Simply Soft Light, Real Red, 0013: 2 skeins
  • Bamboo Crochet Hook, Size G6/4mm
  • Bent Tip Steel Yarn Needles, Sizes 13 & 16 2/Pkg


Single size, Approx. 14 1/2"/37cm wide and 64"/162.5cm long

In stitch pattern, 1 repeat = about 3 1/2"/9cm. Note:One repeat consists of 3 dc and the following ch-10 sp or bow.

Gauge is not critical for this project.



Ch 57.

Row 1:  Dc in 4th ch from hook (beginning ch counts as first dc), dc in next ch, [ch 10, sk next 10 ch, dc in next 3 ch] 4 times, turn—4 ch-10 sps, and five 3-dc groups.
Rows 2 and 3: Ch 3 (counts as first dc here and throughout), dc in next 2 dc, [ch 10, sk next ch-10 sp, dc in next 3 dc] 4 times, turn.
Row 4: Ch 3, dc in next 2 dc, [ch 5, hold the ch-10 sps of the previous 3 rows together and sc around the middle of the 3 ch-10 sps (bow formed), ch 5, dc in next 3 sts] 4 times, turn—4 bows.

Row 5: Ch 3, dc in next 2 dc, [ch 10, sk next bow, dc in next 3 dc] 4 times, turn—4 ch-10 sps, and five 3-dc groups.

Rows 6 and 7: Repeat Rows 2 and 3.

Row 8: Repeat Row 4.

Repeat last 5–8 until scarf measures about 64"/162.5cm from beginning. Do not fasten off.



Row 1: Ch 1, pivot piece to work in ends of rows across long side edge, work sc evenly spaced across long side edge of scarf, ensuring that you have a multiple of 6 sc, turn. Note: The model has 192 sc worked across the long side edge. A multiple of 6 is any number that can be calculated by multiplying 6 by another number. For example, 6 x 32 = 192.
Row 2: Ch 1, *sk next 2 sts, (3 dc, ch 3, 3 dc) in next st, sk next 2 sts, sc in next st; repeat from * across. Fasten off. Join yarn at beginning of other long side edge and repeat trim across that long side edge.


Lay scarf on flat surface. Flip one short end of scarf so that there is a twist in scarf. Sew short ends together, maintaining twist. Using yarn needle, weave in ends.


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This turned out gorgeous. I used a stunning deep emerald green. Just beautiful and simple!

I have made this scarf over & over for friends & I love each one more than the last. so much fun.


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