Free Knitting Pattern from Lion Brand Yarn, formatted for input to refreshable Braille displays or Braille software
Felted Bristol Braided Scarf
Lion Brand® Fishermen's Wool®
Pattern Number: 80916AD Knit, felt, and braid -- this project uses three skills to give you an incredible statement piece, but it's easy enough for a beginner! Truly a statement piece that will make you stand out in a crowd!

SKILL LEVEL:  Beginner (Level 1)
SIZE: One Size
About 8 x 175 in. (20.5 x 444.5 cm), after felting

CORRECTIONS: None

MATERIALS

150-098 Fishermen's Wool Yarn: Natural

Soft cream


Quantity needed: 3 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 38.97
Note: (A)

150-123 Fishermen's Wool Yarn: Oatmeal

Light taupe (darker than the Natural color)


Quantity needed: 3 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 38.97
Note: (B)

150-126 Fishermen's Wool Yarn: Nature's Brown

Dark chocolate brown


Quantity needed: 3 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 38.97
Note: (C)

Lion Brand Knitting Needles- Size 9 [5.5 mm]
Quantity needed: 1
Estimated Price: $ 4.95


Lion Brand Large-Eye Blunt Needles (Set of 6)
Quantity needed: 1
Estimated Price: $ 3.59

GAUGE:
16 sts + 22 rows = 4 in. (10 cm) in Stockinette stitch (knit on right side, purl on wrong side) before felting. 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.


INSTRUCTIONS



SCARF
STRIPS (make 1 with A, 1 with B, and 1 with C)
Cast on 20 stitches.


Work in Stockinette Stitch (knit on right side, purl on wrong side) until piece measures about 185 in.

(470 cm).
Bind off.



FINISHING
Felting
Wash pieces by machine on a hot wash/cold rinse cycle with detergent and several pieces of clothing to agitate.

To felt additionally, dry by machine on a regular setting until almost dry.

Remove from dryer and pull into shape.
Place 3 Strips on top of one another and sew together at one end.

Braid Strips, and then sew together at other end.

Sew ends of braid together to form a loop.
Weave in ends.

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