Faux Broomstick Lace Scarf; Fast, Easy


Cynthia J Luciene


Using an “S” hook (the largest, I believe) makes this scarf work up quickly; easy stitches make it easy peasy.

Turns out appearing very similar to broomstick lace.

Materials List

Size S hook

3.5 oz worsted weight yarn (I prefer Debra Norville’s selection)

Yarn needle to weave in loose ends when finished

Finished Size

Any size you prefer; Mine turned out to be about 5 1/2 feet in length, 8 ” in width


Gauge is not very important; don’t try to make your stitches tight as you would with smaller hooks; the lacier the better!


Stitches used:


single crochet

3dc cluster:  *y.o..  insert hook into indicated stitch; y.o., draw back thru; y.o., draw thru 2 loops on hook; repeat from * 2 more times; y.o. draw thru all 4 loops on hook; 3dc cluster completed

I have great pain issues especially in my neck and hands; it only took about half a day for me to make this scarf, even while taking several “pain breaks”.  I imagine anyone not having pain issues could probably  whip this up in about 2 hours, making this a great seller for carnivals and festivals and fund raisers!

The Pattern

Please visit Cynthia’s Cynfully Spiffy Stuff

Faux Broomstick Lace Free Pattern


for pattern instructions!  Thank you!

copyright Oct 1, 2014 Cynthia J Luciene

(You may share this pattern freely by using the link back to my site – the link above is fine.  You may not sell the pattern, but of course, you may sell anything you make using this pattern or pattern stitch.)

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