How To Make an Easy Stripes Knit Scarf

By Red Heart

ITEM # 39913747P141

How To Make an Easy Stripes Knit Scarf

By Red Heart

ITEM # 39913747P141

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SUPPLIES & TOOLS:

  • RED HEART® Super Saver®: 2 skeins: 4153 Newspaper Stripe
  • Susan Bates® Knitting Needles: 5mm [US 8]
  • Susan Bates® Crochet Hook: 5.5mm [US I-9] (optional, used for fringe)
  • Yarn needle

GAUGE: 15 sts = 4” [10 cm]; 19 rows = 4” [10 cm] in St st.
CHECK YOUR GAUGE. Use any size needles to obtain the gauge.

DIRECTIONS:

Scarf measures 7.25” [18.5 cm] wide x 72” [183 cm] long (excluding fringe)

SCARF: Cast on 28 stitches.
Starting with a RS row, knit 8 rows.
Row 9 (Right Side): Knit.
Row 10 (Wrong Side): Knit 4, purl 20, knit 4.
Repeat Rows 9-10 until piece measures 71” from cast-on edge, ending after a WS row.
Knit 8 rows.
Bind off all sts.
Finishing: Weave in all ends.
Fringe: Cut yarn into ninety 10” [25.5 cm] lengths. Hold 5 strands of yarn together and fold in half forming a loop at one end. *Insert crochet hook into corner of one short edge of scarf and place loop on hook. Draw loop through, insert ends through loop and pull to tighten; repeat from * to attach a total of 9 fringes evenly across edge. Repeat for other short edge of scarf. Trim fringe evenly.

ABBREVIATIONS:
cm = centimeters
K = knit
mm = millimeters
P = purl
st(s) = stitch(es)
* = repeat whatever follows the * as indicated

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SUPPLIES & TOOLS:


GAUGE: 15 sts = 4” [10 cm]; 19 rows = 4” [10 cm] in St st.
CHECK YOUR GAUGE. Use any size needles to obtain the gauge.

DIRECTIONS:

Scarf measures 7.25” [18.5 cm] wide x 72” [183 cm] long (excluding fringe)

SCARF: Cast on 28 stitches.
Starting with a RS row, knit 8 rows.
Row 9 (Right Side): Knit.
Row 10 (Wrong Side): Knit 4, purl 20, knit 4.
Repeat Rows 9-10 until piece measures 71” from cast-on edge, ending after a WS row.
Knit 8 rows.
Bind off all sts.
Finishing: Weave in all ends.
Fringe: Cut yarn into ninety 10” [25.5 cm] lengths. Hold 5 strands of yarn together and fold in half forming a loop at one end. *Insert crochet hook into corner of one short edge of scarf and place loop on hook. Draw loop through, insert ends through loop and pull to tighten; repeat from * to attach a total of 9 fringes evenly across edge. Repeat for other short edge of scarf. Trim fringe evenly.

ABBREVIATIONS:
cm = centimeters
K = knit
mm = millimeters
P = purl
st(s) = stitch(es)
* = repeat whatever follows the * as indicated