Quick, easy gift ideas of a Crochet Hair Tiny Scarf Free Pattern

30 Minutes Crochet Hair Scarf Free Pattern

Let’s make a quick crochet hair scarf project! This time, it’s a lacy scarf that can be styled in multiple ways! The Chic hair scarf can be made in one sitting using up your scrap yarns.

The Chic crochet hair scarf is a free pattern, scroll down for the instruction or get the ad-free version on ETSY

Not only will you have a new hair scarf, but you will also learn a new crochet stitch. This project repeats just one row, making it easy to make while watching your favorite TV show or movie.

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How to crochet this easy hair scarf project

To make the Chic hair scarf pattern, you simply need a long – rectangular piece. Start with a foundation chain similar to the desired width of your hair scarf.

After this, add a few rows in the stitch pattern until you have the desired length that can be easily toed around your head or the head of the intended user.

Finished Measurement for this easy crochet hair scarf pattern

Size(s) – XS Child size (S – Teen size, M – Adult size)

Dimension: 50 (70, 100)” by 3”

The modeled Scarf is shown in M – Adult size

Can I adjust the size of my crochet hair scarf?

Yes, this crochet pattern can be adjusted in size. You can adjust the length of your hair scarf by continuing the repeats until you have a desirable length! For a shorter crochet hair scarf simply reduce the pattern repeats.

How to style your crochet hair scarf

  • As hair scarf
  • As a belt
  • Tie it to your bag
  • On your neck
  • Tie around your sun hat!  

Supplies needed for this easy crochet hair scarf pattern

Yarn – Any #3 weight yarn can be used. 

The prototype was made using 2 strands of #2, listed below.   

Hobbii Twister Solid  (55% Cotton, 45% Acrylic, 437 yards/ 400 m per 3.5 oz/100g Ball)

Estimated Yardage

120  (160, 200) Yards 

Hook and other Materials

4 mm Crochet Hook

Gauge – 13 sts over 10  Rows = 4” across, made using hdc, before blocking.

Gauge isn’t crucial to this project

Crochet Hair Scarf Pattern Notes

  1. Please kindly read through the pattern before starting.
  2. Any other #3 weights can be substituted. 
  3.  Stitch count is written after each row/round with the smallest XS written first and the other in the ().
  4. The stitch count written in black is for all sizes but at some points, the stitch counts are color-coded for clarity, i.e. XS (S, M)

Difficulty Level – Beginner

Terms – US Terminology

Stitch Abbreviations

Chain/chains – ch/chs

Single crochet – sc

Half double crochet – hdc

Double crochet – dc

Special Stitch 

Crossed double crochet lace (xdcl) Foundation row

 *ch 1,  skip next 3 sts, dc in next st, ch 1,  crocheting over the dc just made, dc in second skipped stitch

First, crossed double crochet lace made.  Repeat from * across.

How to work the second  crossed double crochet lace 

Next row of crossed double crochet lace (xdcl) = *ch 1,  skip ch1 -sp, next st and next ch 1-sp, dc in next st (this is the first leg of xdcl made into the 4th stitch), ch 1,  crocheting over the dc just made, dc in the second leg (st) stitch.

First crossed double crochet lace made. , Repeat from * across.

Note: When making the second row of xdcl, you only crochet into the dc stitches and skip all chain 1 spaces.

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Instructions for the Chic crochet hair scarf pattern

Pattern Instructions 

Chain 13 

Row 1: Hdc in 3rd chain from hook and in each ch across, turn. 11 hdcRow 2: Ch 2 (does not count as a stitch here and throughout the pattern), dc in first st, *ch 1, skip next 3 sts, dc in next st, ch 1, dc in 2nd skipped st, rep from * until last 2 sts, ch 1, skip next st, dc in last st, turn. 2Xdcl, 2 dc

Refer to the special stitch section on completing the second row of xdcl stitch.

Row 3: Ch 2, Ch 1, dc in first st, xdcl across, Ch 1, dc in last st, turn.2 Xdcl, 2 dc

Repeat row 3 until your scarf measures 50 (70, 100)” or until you have the desired length for your perfect fit.

Row 51 (71, 87): Ch 1, hdc in each st across.11 hdc


  • Crocheting around the entire piece
  • Aim for 2 sc in each ch 2 sp and dc across the long edge of the panel.
  • Aim for (2 sc, ch 1, 2 sc) at each turning corner.
  • Turn so that you are crocheting across the long edge.

Round 1: Ch 1, *(2 sc, ch 1, 2 sc), crocheting down the long side of the panel, sc evenly until the next corner, (2 sc, ch 1, 2 sc), sc in next 11 sts, repeat from * to the end, join with a sl st to the beginning chain.

Round 2: Ch 1, *(2 sc, ch 1, 2 sc), sc in each st until the next corner, repeat from * to the end, and join with a sl st to the beginning chain.

FAQ about crochet hair scarf pattern

How long does it take to crochet this crochet hair scarf?

The time it takes to crochet the chic hair scarf can vary widely depending on your familiarity with the stitches. You can familiarize yourself with the stitch before starting. You can make this croche their scarf within 30 – 60 minutes!

Making other crochet hair scarfs will depend on the complexity of the pattern and your crochet speed. A simple crochet hair scarf could take a few hours, while a more intricate design could take several days.

What type of yarn is best for a crochet hair scarf?

Cotton or cotton blend yarn is often recommended for hair accessories. It’s breathable, absorbent, and durable, providing a good stitch definition for detailed patterns.

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I’m a beginner. Can I crochet a hair scarf?

Absolutely! There are plenty of beginner-friendly hair scarf patterns available. Look for a pattern that uses basic stitches like single crochet and double crochet, and don’t be afraid to ask for help or look up tutorials if you’re unsure about a stitch or technique.

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