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French Flair Scarf and Beret
Lion Brand® Jiffy® Thick & Quick® - Fun Fur®
Pattern Number: 50402

SKILL LEVEL:  Easy (Level 2)
SIZE: One Size
Scarf Approximately 6 1/4 inches x 72" [16.5 x 183 cm], excluding fringe Beret 16 1/2" [42 cm] circumference



430-210 Jiffy Thick & Quick Yarn: Ozarks

Red and burgundy, transitioning to gray and black.

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320-153 Fun Fur Yarn: Black Rich, true black
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Lion Brand Knitting Needles Size 15 [10 mm]
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8 sts + 10 rows = 4" [10 cm] in Stockinette st (k on RS, p on WS) with MC on larger needles. When you match the gauge in a pattern, your project will be the size specified in the pattern and the materials specified in the pattern will be sufficient. The needle or hook size called for in the pattern is based on what the designer used, but it is not unusual for gauge to vary from person to person. If it takes you fewer stitches and rows to make your swatch, try using a smaller size hook or needles; if more stitches and rows, try a larger size hook or needles. Making a Gauge Swatch
Exact gauges is not imporant to this project.

When changing yarn, pick up next color yarn under strand(s) of previous yarn.

Use moderate tension (not tight) at edge where yarns change so piece will hang evenly.



With MC, cast on 13 sts.
Rows 1-6 With MC, knit.
Rows 7-8 With 2 strands of CC held together, knit.
Rows 9-12 With MC, knit.
Rows 13-14 With 2 strands of CC held together, knit.

Repeat Rows 9-14 for 30 times, or to desired length.

With MC, knit 6 rows.

Bind off.


Cut 52 strands of MC approximately 12" [30.5 cm] long.

For each fringe, hold 2 strands of yarn and fold in half.

Use crochet hook to draw fold through each stitch at end of Scarf, forming a loop.

Pull ends of fringe through this loop.

Pull to tighten.

Trim fringe if necessary.


With smaller needles and MC, cast on 33 sts.
Row 1 (RS) Purl.
Row 2 Knit.
Row 3 Knit.
Row 4 Purl.

Change to larger needles.
Row 5 (Inc Row) K 1, (knit into front and back of next st, k 4) 6 times, knit into front and back of next st, k 1 - 40 sts.
Row 6 and every WS row K 1, purl to last st, k 1.
Row 7 Knit.
Row 9 (Inc Row) P 1, k 1, (knit into front and back of next st, k 5) 6 times, knit into front and back of next st, p 1 - 47 sts.
Row 11 Knit.
Row 13 (Inc Row) P 1, k 2, (knit into front and back of next st, k 6) 6 times, knit into front and back of next st, p 1 - 54 sts.
Row 15 Knit.
Row 17 (Dec Row) P 1, k 1, (k2tog, k 4) 8 times, k2tog, k 1, p 1 - 45 sts.
Row 19 (Dec Row) P 1, k 1, (k2tog, k 3) 8 times, k2tog, p 1 - 36 sts.
Row 21 (Dec Row) P 1, (k2tog, k 2) 8 times, k2tog, p 1 - 27 sts.
Row 23 (Dec Row) P 1, k 2, (k2tog, k 1) 7 times, k2tog, p 1 - 19 sts.
Row 25 (Dec Row) P 1, k 1, (k2tog) 8 times, p 1 - 11 sts.
Row 27 (Dec Row) P 1, (k2tog) 4 times, k 1, p 1 - 7 sts.
Row 29 (Dec Row) P 1, (k2tog) twice, k 1, p 1 - 5 sts.
Row 31 (Dec Row) K5tog.

Cut yarn, leaving a long tail.

Fasten off last stitch by pulling tail through last st.


With tail, sew back seam.

Make "button" at crown by tying 1 strand of yarn around outside base of knob created by last stitches; weave ends inside Beret.

CC = contrasting color
dec = decreas(e)(s)(ing)
inc = increas(e)(s)(ing)
k = knit
k2tog = knit 2 together
MC = main color
p = purl
RS = right side
st(s) = stitch(es)
tog = together
WS = wrong side

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