120 yds. worsted wt. or heavy worsted wt. wool, wool-blend, or fuzzy novelty
Samples shown in ONline Linie 97 “Iceland” (red) and Patons “Divine”
Pair of size 15 (10 mm) needles
Size I/9 (5.5 mm) crochet hook (for attaching fringe)
Prepare fringe first. Wind yarn around 9" long strip of cardboard or a book sixty
times, then cut at one end to form sixty 18-inch strands. Set fringe aside.
CO 15 sts loosely.
Knit 4 rows.
Row 1 (drop-stitch row): Knit, winding yarn twice around needle in every stitch.
Row 2: Knit, dropping extra yarnovers of previous row (15 sts)
Rows 3-4: Knit (15 sts)
Repeat Rows 1-4 until scarf is desired length, reserving enough yarn to work last
Next row: Rep Row 1.
Last 4 rows: Knit every row. Bind off loosely.
Attach fringe: Hold 2 strands of fringe together and attach in each cast on and
bound off stitch on ends of scarf as follows: insert crochet hook into stitch, fold
strands in half over hook, pull loop through fabric then pull ends of strands
through loop on hook, and tighten knot. Trim fringe to desired length.
If necessary, lightly block scarf between damp towels, gently pulling on ends of
scarf to "set" drop stitches.
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