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Two-Color Tango Scarf
Lion Brand® Lion® Cashmere Blend - Vanna's Choice®
Pattern Number: 70661AD
This scarf is a great way to expand your color work skills, using the easy slip-stitch knitting technique.
SKILL LEVEL: Intermediate (Level 3)
SIZE: One Size
About 8 x 70 in. (20.5 x 178 cm)
270-149 Lion Cashmere Blend Yarn: Charcoal (DISCONTINUED) Dark, charcoal gray
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860-158 Vanna's Choice Yarn: Mustard
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18 1/2 sts = 4 in. (10 cm) over Two-Color Tango pattern. EXACT GAUGE IS NOT ESSENTIAL FOR THIS PROJECT. 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.
Sl 1 (3) wyib (f) Slip next 1 (3) sts from left needle to right, keeping yarn in front or in back of the slipped st(s) as specified.
Two-Color Tango (multiple 4 + 1)
Set up Row: With A, purl.
Row 1 (RS): With B, k1, *sl 1 wyib, sl 1 wyif, sl 1 wyib, k1, rep from * across.
Row 2: With B, p1, *sl 3 wyib, p1, rep from * across.
Row 3: With A, knit.
Row 4: With A, purl.
Row 5: With B, k1, *sl 1 wyib, insert needle from front under long B strand of Row 2 and k next st, sl 1 wyib, k1, rep from * across.
Row 6: With B, K1, *sl 1 wyif, p1, sl 1 wyif, k1, rep from * across.
Rows 7 and 8: Rep Rows 3 and 4.
Row 9: With B, K1, *sl 1 wyib, k1, rep from * across.
Row 10: Rep Row 6.
Row 11: With B, K1, *sl 1 wyif, k1, rep from * across.
Row 12: With B, P1, *sl 1,wyif, p1, rep from * across.
Rows 13 and 14: Rep Rows 3 and 4.
Row 15: With B, K1, *sl 1 wyif, k1, rep from * across.
Row 16: With B, purl.
Rows 17 and 18: Rep Rows 3 and 4.
Rep Rows 1-18 for Two-Color Tango Pattern.
Seed Stitch (worked over odd number of sts)
Row 1: K1, *p1, k1, rep from * across.
Rep row 1 for Seed St.
With A, cast on 37 sts.
Work Set up row, then rep Rows 1-18 of Two-Color Tango pattern until piece measures about 15 in.
(38 cm) from beg, end with a Row 4, 8, 14, 16, or 18.
With A, work in Seed st until piece measures about 29 in.
(73.5 cm) from beg.
Change to B, and continue in Seed st until piece measures about 41 in.
(104 cm) from beg.
Change to A, and work in Seed st until piece measures about 55 in.
(140 cm) from beg.
Beg with Set up row, work in Two-Color Tango pattern until piece measures about 70 in.
(178 cm) from beg, end with a Row 4, 8, 14, 16, or 18.
Weave in ends.
ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
ch(s) = chain(s)
dc = double crochet
rnd(s) = round(s)
sl st = slip stitch
st(s) = stitch(es)
beg = begin(s)(ning)
k = knit
p = purl
RS = right side
st(s) = stitch(es)
WS = wrong side
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