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Mixed-yarn 'Christensen' skinny scarf (brown colorway)
Lion Brand® Homespun® - Lion® Suede - Fancy Fur
Pattern Number: 50579-K

SKILL LEVEL:  Beginner (Level 1)
SIZE: One Size
Wide 3 1/4 in [9 cm] Length 66 in [169.5 cm]

CORRECTIONS: None

MATERIALS

790-380 Homespun Yarn: Fawn

Heathered Solid Soft beige


Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 7.49
Note: (A)

790-309 Homespun Yarn: Deco Heathered Solid Soft cream
Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 7.49
Note: (B)

210-153 Lion Suede Yarn: Ebony Velvety black, soft as night.
Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 4.89
Note: (C)

220-256 Fancy Fur Yarn: Ecru & Ebony Black fur with brown and cream accents.
Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 2.99
Note: (D)

Lion Brand Size 13 [9 mm] 29-inch [75 cm] Circular Knitting Needles
Quantity needed: 1
Estimated Price: $ 11.49


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

Additional Materials
Alternate Colorway ('Autumn') A: Landscapes #279 Deep Sea B: Homespun #364 Mexicana C: Lion Suede #153 Ebony D: Fancy Fur #265 Sunrise See pattern for photo.
GAUGE:
9 sts + 16 rows = 4 inches [10 cm] in garter stitch (knit 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.

NOTES:
A circular needles is used to accommodate the large number of stitches.

Stitches are worked back and forth in rows.



Editor's Note: When creating fringe using Homespun please note that because of the texture of the yarn the fringe will fray when cut.

If you prefer a non-frayed look you can knot the ends, knit or crochet a fringe, or use hairspray or fray check.



Alternate Colorway:




Autumn Colorway
A: Landscapes #279 Deep Sea
B: Homespun #364 Mexicana
C: Lion Suede #153 Ebony
D: Fancy Fur #265 Sunrise


INSTRUCTIONS



SCARF

With A cast on 150 stitches loosely.

Knit 4 rows.

Change to C and knit 2 rows.

Change to B and knit 1 row.

Change to D and knit 2 rows.

Change to B and knit 3 rows.

Change to C and knit 2 rows.

Change to A and knit 1 row.

Bind off loosely with A.Close-up image




FINISHING

Weave in ends.

Cut 12 inches [30.5 cm] lengths of the different yarns for fringes (Fringes will be folded to 6 inches [15 cm].

Fold each length in half.

Pull folded loop through end of scarf and pull ends through loop for fringe.

Attach fringe evenly spaced along each end of scarf.

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