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Colorful Striped Scarf
Lion Brand® Bonbons
Pattern Number: L20245C
Knit this garter stitch scarf with a package of Bonbons to create this multi-colored striped effect. Click here to see it in other colorways.
SKILL LEVEL: Easy (Level 2)
SIZE: One Size
About 4 x 54 in. (10 x 137 cm)
601-630 Bonbons Yarn: Beach
Cotton: Seafoam green, white, orange, turquoise, yellow, black, purple, and red
Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 7.99
Lion Brand Knitting Needles- Size 5 [3.75 mm]
Quantity needed: 1
Estimated Price: $ 2.70
Lion Brand Large-Eye Blunt Needles (Set of 6)
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24 sts = 4 in. (10 cm) in Garter st (k 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 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.
Scarf is worked in Garter st (knit every row) in 8 different color sections.
In each section, 2 rows are worked with one color, then 2 rows with a second color.
One color from each section is carried into the next section.
Do not cut either yarn color when working a section; instead, simply carry the unused color along the side edge of the work.
To create a neat edge on the Scarf, always slip the first st of every row as if to purl.
SCARF Section 1 With red, cast on 24 sts.
Set-Up Row: Sl 1, k to end of row.
Rows 1 and 2: With orange, sl 1, k to end of row.
Rows 3 and 4: With red, sl 1, k to end of row.
Rep Rows 1-4 until piece measures about 6 1/2 in.
(16.5 cm) from beg, end with a Row 2 (orange stripe).
Note: End with a Row 2 means that the last row you work will be a Row 2.
Section 2 Rows 1 and 2: With yellow, sl 1, k to end of row.
Rows 3 and 4: With orange, sl 1, k to end of row.
Rep Rows 1-4 until Section 2 measures same length as Section 1, end with a Row 2 (yellow stripe).
Section 3 Rows 1 and 2: With white, sl 1, k to end of row.
Rows 3 and 4: With yellow, sl 1, k to end of row.
Rep Rows 1-4 until Section 3 measures same length as Section 1, end with a Row 2 (white stripe).
Section 4 Work same as Section 3, using black and white.
Section 5 Work same as Section 3, using blue and black.
Join seafoam green.
Section 6 Work same as Section 3, using seafoam green and blue.
Section 7 Work same as Section 3, using purple and seafoam green.
Cut seafoam green.
Section 8Work same as Section 3, using red and purple.
With red, bind off.
FINISHING Weave in ends.
ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
st(s) = stitch(es)
k = knit
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
sl = slip
st(s) = stitch(es)
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