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Crochet Men’s Scarf Cool Ombre

Do you enjoy simple and quick crochet projects? This crochet mens scarf is just that! It is easy, simple and quick to work up!

It took me some time to decide on a stitch for this scarf, as I wanted it to look simple but still interesting. I made a couple of crochet stitch samples and showed them to my partner and he picked this stitch (which is the Moss Stitch)! The simplicity of this stitch makes it perfect for mens scarves!

The crochet pattern and the stitch are both super easy which makes it beginner friendly. It works up very fast and makes an attractive gift for men.

If you know how to crochet the Single Crochet stitch then you will find this pattern super easy. And if you’re an absolute beginner and you’ve never tried to crochet before then making this scarf as your first crochet project would be a great way to start!

Crochet MEN'S SCARF - super easy x
Crochet MEN'S SCARF - super easy

If you are an absolute beginner, I recommend to first watch and follow along the short (approx. 15min) Single Crochet tutorial and then come back here and practise the stitches while making something special for yourself /friend or partner. It would make a very special Christmas of Father’s Day gift!

About the Stitch

Moss Stitch: Sequence of single crochet and chain stitches.

Moss Stitch is a super easy crochet stitch which is great for beginners! It’s much esier than it looks and you can create some amazing crochet projects by just using multiple colours!

If you like small projects, this Tea Towel pattern is using the same stitch and by alternating two contrasting colours you’ll get a different look!

Scroll down to see the pattern or watch the video demonstration below!

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Crochet Mens Scarf Free Pattern

A free PDF version of this pattern is availabe in my Ravelry store!

Men’s Crochet Scarf Pattern Notes:

Pattern is worked in rows lengthwise.

Ch 1 at beginning of row does not count as a stitch.

You can make a longer or shorter scarf by chaining more or less – any even number.

You can make a wider scarf by adding more rows (or less rows for narrower scarf).

If you’re making the scarf larger you would need 2 skeins of yarn.



6” x 55” (15cm x 140cm)


19 stitches x 20 rows in Moss stitch = 4″


  • Ch = chain
  • St = stitch
  • SC = single crochet
  • Sk = skip
  • Ch-1 sp = chain 1 space (space between the stitches in the previous row)

Special Stitches

Moss stitch (also called Linen stitch) = a sequence of single crochet and chain 1 stitches.

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Men’s Crochet Scarf Pattern Instructions:

Ch  250 (or more if you like to make it longer. You’ll need more yarn!)

Row 1: SC in second chain from hook, *Ch 1, Sk 1 Ch, SC in next*. Repeat from * to * until the end of this row. Turn (total 125 SC stitches)

Row 2: Ch 1, SC in the first Ch-1 space, *Ch 1, SC in next Ch-1 sp*. Repeat from * to * until the end of this row. The very last SC should be worked into the space between the Ch 1 turning chain and the first SC from the previous row. Turn

Row 3-28: repeat row 2.

If you would like to make the scarf wider then just add more rows until you are happy with the width! 

Easy Men’s Crochet Scarf Video Demonstration

Finish off and weave in all ends.

Hope you enjoed making this men’s crochet scarf!

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