Comfy Crochet Pocket Scarf Pattern – Papaya

When the weather is all over the place a comfy crochet pocket scarf pattern is the answer to it!

One minute it’s sunny and warm, the next you need a jacket. Well, I’ve come up with the perfect solution: a cozy pocket scarf you can crochet yourself!

This pattern is super easy to follow, even for beginners, and it’s the right size to keep you warm without feeling bulky.

Plus, there are pockets for your hands or to stash your phone – what’s not to love?

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What size should I crochet a pocket scarf?

Here you can find the standard sizes for crochet scarves- measure yourself and determine which is best for you!

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Let’s get to the pattern, shall we? Making a Comfy Crochet Pocket Scarf pattern




  • Ice Yarns Saver,#4, 100% Dralon Acrylic, 200 gr, (330 m) 2 skeins
  • or any weight # 4 yarn of your choice

Hook: US Size (6 mm) 


  • 11 st X 8 rows (scarf pattern 4″ X 4″ )
  • 12 st X 8 rows (pocket pattern 4″ X 4″)


  • Scarf: 10.5 “ wide and 60” long
  • Pocket: 7” wide X 9” tall

Stitch Key

Specialty Stitches

Bpdc = Back post double crochet stitch – Yo, insert your hook from back to front around the post of the next stitch, yo, pull up a loop, yo, pull through 2 loops on your hook, yo, pull through remaining two loops on your hook.

BloHdc = Back loop only half double crochet – Yarn over, Insert crochet hook into the back loop only Pull up a loop, Yarn over, Pull through the 3 loops on the crochet hook.

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  • The pattern is worked in rows
  • This pattern consists of a rectangle for the scarf + two small rectangles for the pockets
  • Ch2 does count as st at the beginning of each row
  • Ch1 at the beginning of the row does not count as a stitch
  • This pattern uses pattern repeats.
  • You can work this pattern with one color or multiple as you wish- I used one solid color
  • If changing colors make sure to have a changing technique and weave your ends in.
  • You can decide on the size of the scarf by adding chains and rows
  • The scarf pattern is a one-row repeat pattern
  • For the scarf pattern use multiples of odd#
papaya crochet scarf with pockets free pattern


The Scarf – ch 31

Row 1: Dc 1 in 4th st from hook, dc 1 in next and across to end of row, turn (29)

Row 2: Ch 1, hdc 1 in 1st st from hook, *[Bpdc 1 in next st, hdc 1 in next]* repeat from *to* to end of the row, (do not forget the ch3 is the last st), turn (29)

Row 3: Ch 1, hdc 1 in 1st st from hook, *[Bpdc 1 in next st, hdc 1 in next]* repeat from *to* to end of the row, turn (29)

Row 4-129: Repeat row 3 (29)

Row 130: Ch 1, dc 1 in 1st st from hook, dc 1 in next and across to end of row, (29)

Secure yarn, cut, and weave in ends

pockets of papaya crochet scarf

The Pockets – make two identical

Ch 22

Row 1: Hdc 1 in 2nd st from hook, hdc 1 in next st and across to end of row, turn (21)

Row 2: Ch 1, BloHdc in 1st st from hook, bloHdc in next and across to end of row, turn (21)

Row 3-21: repeat row 2 (21)

Turn your work to the narrow side of the rectangle 

Work 1 row of hdc 1 on each st and work 2 rows of blohdc 1 on each st (21)

comfy crochet pocket scarf pattern


Block pockets before joining

Lay each pocket on the right side of the scarf bottom part, 1.5” above the final row and centered.  Attach by sewing with the tapestry needle leaving the upper part open

Secure yarn, cut, and weave in ends


You can add tassels or fringe to the pocket scarf!


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