My New Scarf: Broomstick Lace Cotton

This was a white crochet scarf that I made as a gift for a friend for Christmas. It’s a pattern that consists of 8 rows of ribbed half double crochet and four rows of broomstick lace.

It’s made using a DK weight yarn that’s 50% cotton, 50% acrylic. It’s got a lovely softness but still holds some shape.

I didn’t block it. I admit that I’m not a blocker, reasons to do so not withstanding, but I actually really, really love the curvy shape that naturally unfolded here.

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  1. I think I may have to learn to do some broomstick lace..very lovely

  2. Nice job on that. Have not tried it yet.

  3. Lovely. I really enjoy making broomstick lace, and the look of your scarf is awesome!

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