Autumn Sunrise Infinity Scarf

Autumn Sunrise Infinity Scarf

With only two days left in August and Autumn swiftly approaching, I thought I’d better get a jump start on my warm outerwear collection for the year!

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autumn sunrise infinity scarf

When I was shopping for yarn, this beautiful ombre yarn from Caron Simply Soft leaped out at me — visually, not literally. πŸ˜‰

The vibrant orange hues immediately grabbed my attention. I knew it was the perfect yarn for fall and my next project!

autumn sunrise infinity scarf

If you haven’t tried Caron Simply Soft, it is exactly what it says it is…soft! It will always be one of my favorites. Not too heavy or thick, perfect for wearables. It’s amazing you guys. I highly recommend it and I’m not an affiliate for them.

Since we are getting ready to go into fall with the slightly cooler temperatures, I didn’t want to make a pattern that was a solid panel or overly warm. Something light and lacy was the best choice for this infinity scarf!

autumn sunrise infinity scarf

The pattern is a four row repeat and very easy. I found this stitch in my copy of the Complete Book of Crochet Stitch Designs that has 500 stitch patterns in it! This is my go-to book for inspiration! You can purchase a copy for your own library at the link. I may receive a small percentage of the sale at no extra cost to you if you purchase through my link. It helps me to continue to provide free patterns to you, so thank you for your support!

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Autumn Sunrise Infinity Scarf

Β Materials Used:

Finished Size Approximately:

68” L x 9” W


10 stitches (dc + ch 1) and 7Β½ rows of the pattern in a 4” (10cm) square.

Special Stitches:

Two Double Crochet Puff Stitch (2-dc puff st)

*YO, insert hook into designated stitch, YO and draw back through the stitch. YO and draw through 2 loops on your hook.* Repeat from * to * once more in same stitch. YO draw through all 3 loops on hook.


FC – foundation chain
ch(s) – chain(s)
sc – single crochet
dc – double crochet
tr – triple (treble) crochet
2-dc puff st – two double crochet puff stitch
sp – space
sk – skip


  • This infinity scarf is constructed in a long panel. The ends are stitched together in the final step of the instructions.
  • If you want a border on the edges to give it a cleaner look, you can always single crochet evenly around both edges, however, there was not enough yarn to do this in 2 skeins. You would have to buy a third skein. So this is optional.

*** American crochet terms used throughout.

autumn sunrise infinity scarf


FC: Ch 44

Row 1: In 2nd ch from hook, sc. *Ch 2, sk 2 chs. In next ch, (dc, ch 2, dc). Ch 2, sk 2 chs, sc in next ch.* Repeat from * to * across, ending with a sc in the last ch. Turn. (21 ch-2 sps)

Row 2: Ch 4 (counts as tr). *Sk next ch-2 sp, (2-dc puff st, ch 1, 2-dc puff st, ch 1, 2-dc puff st) in next ch-2 sp. Ch 1, sk next ch-2 sp.* Repeat from * to * across. Don’t ch 1 after the last 2-dc puff st. In last sc of previous row, tr. Turn. (7 groups of 3 2-dc puff sts)

Row 3: Ch 1. Sc in same st ch 1 comes out of. Ch 1. (Sc, ch 1) in every ch-1 sp of previous row. Sc in the 4th ch of the ch-4 from the previous row. Turn. (21 ch-1 spaces)

Row 4: Ch 3 (does not count as dc), dc in next ch-1 sp. (ch-1, dc) in each ch-1 sp from the previous row across, dc in last st, turn. (22 dc + ch 3)

Note: Including the ch 3, it will look like you have two dc side by side with no spaces in between on either end of your work.

Row 5: Ch 1. Sc in same st the ch 1 comes out of. *Ch 2, sk first dc, sk the ch-1 sp and (dc, ch 2, dc) in the next dc. Ch 2. Sk next ch-1 sp, sk the dc and sc in next ch-1 sp.* Repeat from * to * to the end, except for the last st at the end of the row. You won’t sc in a ch-1 sp, but rather sc in top of 3rd ch from previous row. Turn. (21 ch-2 sps)

Repeat Row 2 – Row 5 until the piece measures 68”. Finish off. Leave about an 18” – 20” tail for weaving the two ends of the scarf together.


Making sure that the piece is not twisted, hold the two ends of the scarf together and, using the tapestry needle and yarn, whip stitch across. Tie off and weave in any ends.

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6 thoughts on “Autumn Sunrise Infinity Scarf

  1. Love the look of this pattern. Would not be my go to color but love it in this scarf. Like the fact that I get opened up to new colors to try and new ideas. Thanks.

    1. Hi Kromity! I’m so glad that you are being opened up to new color options! That’s one thing that I love the most about patterns — you can customize them. Even if you don’t like the color the designer chose, you can always change it! I don’t wear much orange, but this particular yarn was just so pretty. I couldn’t resist! πŸ˜‰

  2. I absolutely love this pattern however I’m having a difficult time trying to figure out what you’re asking me to do for row 4. If I’m reading directions correctly it says Jane three counts of the first double crochet the crochet in next change -1 space in parentheses it says chain -1, double crochet in each chain -1 space across double crochet in lasted turn . I’m not sure if I am understanding the directions strictly am I supposed to add a chain one when I do the double crochet or zone am I not supposed to

    1. Hi Becky! I’m sorry you are having trouble with Row 4. When I say that you need to (ch 1, dc) in every ch-1 space, I’m referring to the ch-1 spaces made from Row 3. So in other words, in Row 3’s chain one spaces, (ch 1, dc) across.

      I also realized that I should not have said the first ch 3 counts as a dc, because it doesn’t count. I will fix that immediately. Thank you for bringing that to my attention! πŸ™‚ It will be 22 dc’s plus the ch 3 once you complete Row 4…that part was correct.

      I hope this helps!

    1. Oh my gosh, you are so right! I just fixed it in the pattern. I forgot to add that there should be a chain 2 after the (dc, ch 2, dc). Sorry about that, but thank you so much for letting me know, Lisa!