Scarves are a common thing, particularly on those who live in a cold climate. This keeps the neck warm and should be brought everywhere aside from coat that is worn in the outdoors.
The scarf does not always have to be just a plain color. With a little imagination and ingenuity, putting some art into it will be a good idea that will really make it standout.
Scarves can be worn all year round. The thickness of the yarn used really depends in the climate and there are many varieties to choose from at the specialty store. As for the designs, the person can get some reference from magazines, the internet and what retailers bring out during the seasons of spring and winter.
Friends who also do this as a hobby can also help the person decide what patterns to follow and make. Some shows in television also teach beginners and advanced people what patterns are nice to make.
Fashion television is also a good show to be informed for crochet patterns of scarves since the professionals in the fashion world have already spoken about what is in the thing. Some designs that were popular a few years ago gain popularity again so it is best to be updated. These designs undergo a cycle with 4 seasons coming and going annually.
During the first half of the year since the snow has not melted yet, scarf patterns could be on the lighter color of shade. This could be complimented with patterns in stripes, lines and zigzags that is different from the overall color of the scarf.
With the coming of spring, patterns of animals such as butterflies and birds will be a good addition for the scarf. The overall color of the scarf should be light in color. Adding shapes such as triangles, squares and circles will really make it unique.
The coming of the fall season will mean changing from light colors to dark colors. The overall color of scarves could be black, brown, dark blue and gray. Adding small things in between such as leaves, trees or alternating it with light colors will also give it a good look.
This continues on into winter with bright colors taking shape with the coming of the Christmas season. The scarves in general are red but it can come with designs such as a Christmas tree, a snowflake or a snowman etched in the center. Colors used here could be in black, white or green which will really make people take notice of the pattern.
For the person to make a scarf, it will require some yarn. This can be found in the specialty store that comes in plain or in multi-colored ones. Choosing the yarn is not only about color but should also about its thickness.
Living in a cold climate, will require a thicker one for the person to keep warm. If the temperature isn’t that bad outside, getting one that is much thinner will do.
Homemade scarves are nice gifts to give people. The person who made it does the stitching with a personal touch that the recipient will surely cherish. This can be done by knowing the things that the person likes then putting it on the scarf.
Pulling the yarn, twisting it and letting it go around in circles will change the way how a scarf is made. With single or double stitching, or switching it from one color to the next, these are just some of the things that are done to make a beautiful crochet pattern for the scarf.
The scarf is truly a useful thing to have in a cold climate. The person has two choices. The first is to simply buy it off the rack. Since most scarves sold come in free size that may be too long to short for the person then the next best thing is to make one.
This is done by following the pattern done then making one with the right length. If the person wants to really wrap it around, this can go to more than 80 inches long. With practice, the person will be able to make custom designs instead of copying those that are made by some of the leading manufacturers.