Free Crochet Pattern: Tunisian Simple Stitch Neck WarmerBy Rachel Choi – 16 Comments
|Here is my very first Tunisian simple stitched neck warmer! This is a small item that is great to practice your Tunisian stitches on. If you don’t know how to crochet Tunisian simple stitches, here is a Tunisian simple stitch tutorial that shows you how. The basic idea of this neck warmer is to start with a chain that is as wide as you want your neck warmer to be, then start making rows and rows or Tunisian simple stitches to make it as long as you want it. There is one color change in this pattern to give your neck warmer some style. Just follow the instructions below to get started!|
Finished Size: 4 ¼” (11 cm) wide, 17” (43 cm) long, 1” (2.5 cm) diameter of buttons
Medium Weight Yarn (Green, Brown)
Tunisian Crochet Hook I (5.5 mm) or a regular crochet hook without large handle
9 TSS = 2”
7 rows = 2”
Gauge Swatch: 2’’w x 2’’h (5cm x 5cm) ch 9.
Row 1: work TSS in second ch from hook and in each ch across
Row 2 – 7: work TSS in second stitch and in each stitch across
Special Crochet Stitch: Tunisian Simple Stitch (TSS)
Here is a Tunisian simple stitch tutorial for reference.
Crochet Pattern: Neck Warmer
With green, start by chaining 20, or as wide as you want your neck warmer
Row 1: Work TSS in second chain from hook, and in each chain across
Row 2 – 53: work TSS in second stitch and in each stitch across
Row 54: work TSS in second stitch and in each stitch across, changing to brown in last TSS made
Row 55 – 74: work TSS in second stitch and in each stitch across
Row 75: sl st in second stitch and in each stitch across, finish off
Button (Make 2)
Row 1: with green, ch 4, sl st in forth ch from hook forming loop
Row 2: 10 sc in loop
Row 3: 10 sc in loop (overlapping previous row)
Row 4: 8 sc in loop (overlapping previous row), finish off
Button Strap (Make 2)
Row 1: ch 15, sl st in first ch forming loop, finish off
With yarn needle, sew buttons onto brown end of neck warmer and button straps onto green end.
If you need help with crochet this Tunisian simple stitch neck warmer, just leave a comment!