Skill level: Easy
Size: Approx. 5-1/2" wide x 62" long
128 yds. super-bulky wool or wool/acrylic blend (sample shown in Plymouth Encore “Mega”)
Size 15 needles – or size to achieve gauge
Gauge: 9 sts = 4", 10 rows = 2" in garter stitch on size 15 needles
Stitches/Terms: bind off (BO), cast on (CO), knit (K), place marker (pm), purl (P), repeat (rep), stitch (st)
Garter stitch: Knit every row.
Cast on 12 stitches.
Knit 10 rows (5 ridges of garter stitch).
Begin block pattern (Note: Keep 3 stitches each side of scarf in garter stitch. Place markers inside these stitches to help keep track of pattern.)
Row 1: K3, place marker, P3, K3, place marker, K3.
Rows 2-4: K3, slip marker, P3, K3, slip marker, K3.
Row 5: K3, slip marker, K3, P3, slip marker, K3.
Rows 6-8: K3, slip marker, K3, P3, slip marker, K3.
Repeat Rows 1-8 until there are 46 four-row block pattern sections (184 block pattern rows).
K 10 rows (5 ridges of garter stitch).
Bind off and weave in ends.
Copyright 2008 – Designs by KN