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Zig Zag Tweed Scarf
Lion Brand® Fishermen's Wool®
Pattern Number: 80953AD This fun zig zag scarf is a fast and easy project. This is a great project to make to practice basic increases and decreases.

SKILL LEVEL:  Easy (Level 2)
SIZE: One Size
About 6 x 60 in. (15 x 152.5 cm)

CORRECTIONS: None

MATERIALS

150-200 Fishermen's Wool Yarn: Oak Tweed

Natural cream twisted with deep brown


Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
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Lion Brand Knitting Needles - Size 10.5 [6.5 mm]
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GAUGE:
14 stitches = 4 in. (10 cm) in Garter st (k every row) with 2 strands held tog. 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.

STITCH EXPLANATION:
Kfb (increase 1 st) Knit next st without removing it from left needle, then k through back of same st.

NOTES:
Scarf is worked with 2 strands held tog.

Wind yarn into 2 balls before beginning.


INSTRUCTIONS



SCARF
With 2 strands of yarn held together, cast on 2 sts.


Inc Row: K to last st, kfb in last st - 3 sts.


Rep Inc Row until you have a total of 19 sts.


Dec Row: K to last 2 sts, k2tog - 18 sts.


Rep Dec Row until 9 sts rem.


Continue to inc to 19 sts and dec to 9 sts until piece measures about 60 in.

(152.5 cm) from beginning, end with 9 sts.

Rep Dec Row unitl 2 sts rem.


K2tog.

Cut yarn and pull through rem loop.



FINISHING
Weave in ends.

ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
beg = begin(s)(ning)
inc = increas(e)(s)(ing)
k = knit
p = purl
RS = right side
St st = Stockinette stitch
st(s) = stitch(es)
WS = wrong side
dec = decreas(e)(s)(ing)
inc = increas(e)(s)(ing)
k = knit
k2tog = knit 2 together
rem = remain(s)(ing)
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
st(s) = stitch(es)
tog = together


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