Free Crochet Neckerchief Pattern – Lotte Lace Neckerchief

This is a free crochet neckerchief pattern that uses one skein of lace weight yarn. It is a delicate crochet accessory for any outfit!


To say that I am delighted with this crochet neckerchief make is an understatement!

It is a lightweight crochet accessory that will add a romantic touch to any outfit. Made from lace weight yarn, it is light and airy to wear, as well as super stylish.

Very often I get asked a question, what comes first – yarn or idea. Well, in this case it was definitely the yarn that came first!

I was placing a yarn order online and was only a few pounds off the point of qualifying for a free delivery. So, I thought I would much rather spend extra money on yarn rather than postage!

I have added a gorgeous skein of Malabrigo Silkpaca to my order. As soon as I had the skein in my hand, I knew it will have to become something delicate and beautiful.

The yarn has a lovely “romantic” feel to it, so I knew it would showcase my Lotte lace stitch pattern perfectly!

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crochet neckerchief - lotte lace - free crochet pattern

Crochet Neckerchief Pattern Details

Although, the Lotte Lace Neckerchief was crocheted in thin yarn, it worked up surprisingly quick. It is also a lovely size for a neckerchief, so you can tie it around your neck.

You might recognise the stitch pattern. I have previously used it for my Lotte Lace Corner Bookmark which is also available on my blog.

I have also added the picot border around all the edges, not just the last row. This adds a lovely finishing touch which is brought to life by blocking the finished neckerchief.

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Materials

Crochet Neckerchief Finished Size

41 inch / 105 cm across the top widest edge x 20 inch / 50 cm depth

Tension/Gauge

4 shells x 14 rows = 4 x 4 inches / 10 x 10 cm

tension of the crochet neckerchief

Stitches And Abbreviations (US Crochet Terms)

ch- chain stitch

sc- single crochet

dc- double crochet

ch-sp – chain space

V st- (1 dc, 1 ch, 1 dc)

shell- (1 dc, 1 ch) 4 times, 1 dc in same st/sp

crochet neckerchief free pattern

Crochet Neckerchief Pattern Notes

  • The crochet neckerchief is a right-angle triangle shape
  • The pattern starts at the point at the right angle opposite the widest edge of the triangle
  • You increase at both sides of the triangle simultaneously 
  • The neckerchief is finished off with a row of picots to open up the lace on the last row
  • The picots then continue around the sides of the neckerchief too
  • The neckerchief uses the same stitch combination as my Lotte Lace Corner Bookmark
  • I have filmed a video tutorial crocheting the bookmark, so, if you are struggling with the stitch pattern, please watch the bookmark crochet video tutorial
YouTube video

Size Adjustements

  • Number of rows determines the finished width and size of the crochet neckerchief
  • For a smaller neckerchief work less rows finishing with a row of shells.
  • For a bigger neckerchief work more rows finishing with a row of shells.

Crochet Neckerchief Main Pattern

Chain 5.

Row 1: miss 4 ch (counts as 1 dc + 1 ch-sp), start working into last ch, (1 dc, 1 ch) 3 times, 1 dc in same st, turn.

Row 2: 4 ch (counts as 1 dc + 1 ch-sp here and throughout), 1 dc in same st, 5 ch, 1 V st into 3rd ch of beg 4 ch from previous row, turn.

Row3: 4 ch, working into first V st (1 dc, 1 ch) 3 times, 1 dc in same st; 1 sc into 3rd dc on the shell 2 rows below working over 5 ch from previous row fixing it in position, 1 shell into last V st, turn.

Row 4: 4 ch, 1 dc in same st at the bottom of 4 ch (counts as first V st), 5 ch, miss next shell, 1 V st into next sc, 5 ch, miss next shell, 1 V st into 3rd ch of beg 4 ch from previous row, turn.

Row 5: 4 ch, working into first V st (1 dc, 1 ch) 3 times, 1 dc in same st; 1 sc into 3rd dc on the shell 2 rows below working over 5 ch from previous row fixing it in position, 1 shell into next V st, 1 sc into 3rd dc on the shell 2 rows below working over 5 ch from previous row fixing it in position, 1 shell into last V st, turn.

crochet neckerchief close up

Pattern Continues

Row 6: 4 ch, 1 dc in same st at the bottom of 4 ch (counts as first V st), (5 ch, miss next shell, 1 V st into next sc) repeat across until last shell, 5 ch, miss next shell, 1 V st into 3rd ch of beg 4 ch from previous row, turn.

Row 7: 4 ch, working into first V st (1 dc, 1 ch) 3 times, 1 dc in same st; (1 sc into 3rd dc on the shell 2 rows below working over 5 ch from previous row fixing it in position, 1 shell into next V st) repeat across until last shell, 1 sc into 3rd dc on the shell 2 rows below working over 5 ch from previous row fixing it in position, 1 shell into last V st, turn.

Repeat Row 6 – 7 another 30 times. Do not fasten off, continue with Picot Edge.

picot edge on crochet neckerchief

Picot Edge

Row 68: sl st into first 1 ch-sp and start working into same 1 ch-sp, * (1 sc, 3 ch, 1 sc) in each of next four 1 ch-sp, sl st into next sc; repeat from * across working last sl st into 3rd ch of beg 4 ch from previous row.

Working down the side edge, work (1 sc, 3 ch, 1 sc) around each end dc stitch of each row until you reach the bottom point.

Work (1 sc, 3 ch, 1 sc) into the underside of the stitch at the bottom point of the first shell. Then continue across the other side edge working (1 sc, 3 ch, 1 sc) around each end dc st of each row.

Slip stitch into first sc to join. Fasten off.

Block the crochet neckerchief to stated dimensions to open up the lace pattern. You can watch my Blocking Basics video on my YouTube channel.

lotte lace crochet neckerchief

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About Veronika Cromwell

Hi, I’m Veronika! I design modern and wearable crochet garments, accessories and homewares. Grab your hook and find your next project!

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