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Short Row Scarf
Lion Brand® Vanna's Choice®
Pattern Number: 70531AD
This dramatic scarf adds to any outfit. It's a great way to try out a new skill- short rows!
SKILL LEVEL: Easy (Level 2)
SIZE: One Size
6 x 56 in. (15 x 142 cm) length measured along shorter edge
CORRECTIONS: (applied )
6 x 56 in. (15 x 142 cm), length measured along shorter edge
Repeat Rows 1-10 until Scarf measures about 56 in. (142 cm), measured along longest edge, nearly all yarn has been used, end with a Row 10. Bind off.The above is only a summary of corrections; the corrected pattern text is below (if free) or shipped upon completion of order (if purchased)
860-174 Vanna's Choice Yarn: Olive
Warm medium green
Quantity needed: 3 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 13.17
Lion Brand Knitting Needles- Size 8 [5 mm]
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Large-Eyed Blunt Needles
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16 sts = 4 in. (10 cm) in Garter Stitch (knit every row). 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 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.
Short Rows are another way to add shaping to knitting, without increasing or decreasing.
When working short rows, only part of a row is knit before your work is turned.
This gradually adds height to one side of the knitting, while the other side is left as is.
In the Short Row Scarf pattern, short rows are used to create an interesting scarf that spirals.
Cast on 25 sts.
Row 1: Knit.
Row 2: K20, turn, leave rem 5 sts unworked.
Row 3: K20.
Row 4: K15, turn, leave rem 10 sts unworked.
Row 5: K15.
Row 6: K10, turn, leave rem 15 sts unworked.
Row 7: K10.
Row 8: K5, turn, leave rem 20 sts unworked.
Row 9: K5.
Row 10: K across all 25 sts.
Repeat Rows 1-10 until nearly all yarn has been used, end with a Row 10.
Weave in ends.
ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
k = knit
p = purl
rem = remain(s)(ing)
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
st(s) = stitch(es)
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