September/October 2010

The Perfect Granny Scarf

Here’s the perfect place to start crocheting: make a classic granny scarf! Each square will give you the chance to practice your skills; by the time you complete them all, you’ll be a granny pro!
By Linda Permann

RED HEART Soft Yarn, 5oz/140g balls, each approx 256yd/234m (acrylic)
• 2 balls #9275 Paprika
Note You will need the second ball for the edging only.

• Size J/10 (6.0mm) crochet hook or any size to obtain correct gauge

• Yarn needle
• Stitch markers (optional)


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The instructions

I don't understand the rest of the directions after round 1. The thing that throws me off is thestuff in the (parentheses). Help!