Free Knitting Pattern from Lion Brand Yarn, formatted for input to refreshable Braille displays or Braille software
Snuggly Ribbed Scarf
Lion Brand® Da Vinci
Pattern Number: L10737
This stylish scarf is the perfect gift for both men and women. The textured mistake rib pattern is completely reversible, so there's no wrong side to the scarf. The unique lofty texture of Da Vinci makes the stitches stand out.
SKILL LEVEL: Easy (Level 2)
SIZE: One Size
About 7 x 60 in. (18 x 152.5 cm)
824-201 Da Vinci Yarn: Sunset
Red, burnt orange, and blackened orange
Quantity needed: 4 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 25.96
Lion Brand Knitting Needles- Size 13 [9 mm]
Quantity needed: 1
Estimated Price: $ 5.95
Lion Brand Large-Eye Blunt Needles (Set of 6)
Quantity needed: 1
Estimated Price: $ 3.59
11 sts = about 4 in. (10 cm) in Mistake Rib pattern. 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.
Mistake Rib (multiple of 4 sts + 3)
Row 1: K3, *p1, k3; rep from * to end of row.
Row 2: K1, *p1, k3; rep from * across to last 2 sts, p1, k1.
Rep Rows 1 and 2 for Mistake Rib.
1. Scarf is worked in Mistake Rib pattern - the 'mistake' is that the sts of the rib shift on alternate rows.
2. The Mistake Rib pattern produces a Scarf that looks good on both sides - there is no right or wrong side!
3. The Mistake Rib pattern is worked over a multiple of 4 sts + 3 extra.
If you'd like to make a wider Scarf, you will need to cast on additional sts in multiples of 4.
Note: A wider Scarf will require additional yarn.
4. Take the time to study your knitting as you begin each row.
After working a few reps of Rows 1 and 2, you should be able to 'read' your work well enough to determine which row you are on.
5. When the instructions say to work until almost all yarn has been used, this means that you should stop when you still have enough yarn to bind off.
6. The 60 in.
(152.5 cm) long Scarf in this pattern used 4 balls of yarn.
This means that one ball made a length of about 15 in.
You can use this information to make a Scarf with more or fewer balls of yarn - for example, 3 balls of yarn would make a Scarf about 45 in.
(114.5 cm) long and 5 balls of yarn would make a Scarf about 75 in.
(190.5 cm) long.
Cast on 15 sts.
Work in Mistake Rib until almost all yarn has been used.
Weave in ends.
ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
ch(s) = chain(s)
sc = single crochet
sl st = slip stitch
k = knit
p = purl
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
st(s) = stitch(es)
Every effort has been made to have the knitting and crochet instructions accurate and complete. We cannot be responsible for variance of individual knitters and crocheters, human errors, or typographical mistakes.
We want your project to be a success! If you need help with this or any other Lion Brand pattern, e-mail support is available 7 days per week by mailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
For over a thousand free patterns available in versions for the vision-impaired, visit our website http://www.LionBrand.com
To order, visit our website http://www.e-yarn.com or call: (800) 258-9276 any time!
Copyright ©1998-2011 Lion Brand Yarn Company, all rights reserved.
No pattern or other material may be reproduced -- mechanically, electronically, or by any other means, including photocopying -- without written permission of Lion Brand Yarn Company.
Click here for Non-Braille display: View With Images