Sideways Striped Scarf
SUPPLIES & TOOLS:
- Caron United‚ (4 oz/113 g; 235 yds/215 m):
- Main Color (MC) Dark Grey Heather - 1 ball
- Contrast A Cherry - 1 ball
- Contrast B Aran - 1 ball
- Crochet hook - sizes U.S. G/6 (5 mm) or size needed to obtain gauge
- Tape Measure
Approx 8" [20.5 cm] wide x 70” [180 cm] long, excluding fringe.
13 dc and 6 rows = 4” [10 cm].
With MC, ch 228.
Foundation row: (RS). 1 dc in 4th ch from hook (counts as 2 dc). *Ch 1. Skip next ch. 1 dc in next ch. Rep from * to end of ch. Break MC leaving an 8” [20.5 cm] long end. Join A, leaving 8”[20.5 cm] long end for fringe. Turn. 226 sts.
1st row: With A, Ch 3 (counts as 1 dc). *1 dc in next ch-1 sp. Ch 1. Skip next dc. Rep from * to last dc. 1 dc in top of ch 3. Break yarn leaving an 8” [20.5 cm] long end. Join B, leaving 8” [20.5 cm] long end for fringe. Turn.
2nd row: With B, as 1st row, joining MC at end of row.
3rd row: With MC, as 1st row, joining A at end of row.
Rep last 3 rows 3 times more. Fasten off at end of last row leaving an 8” [20.5 cm] long end for fringe.
Fringe: Cut 16” [40.5 cm] lengths of MC, A and B. Taking 3 strands of each corresponding color, knot into fringe along each end of scarf. Trim fringe evenly.
Beg = Beginning
Ch = Chain
Cont = Continue
Inc = Increase
K = Knit
K2tog = Knit next 2 stitches together
Rep = Repeat(ing)
RS = Right side
St(s) = Stitch(es)
WS = Wrong side
Yo = Yarn over