Free Scarf Knitting Pattern
Debbie Mumm Traditions worsted weight yarn, color Robins Egg 136 m (149 yd) / 80g - 2 skeins.
Needles: 6 (4.0 mm) OR SIZE NEEDED TO OBTAIN GAUGE.
Gauge: 14 st = 4" (10 cm)
Garter Stitch Ridges
Row 1: purl
Row 2: knit
Row 3: purl
Row 4: purl
Row 5: knit
Row 6: purl
Repeat rows 1-6
Cast on 5 sts (including selvedge stitches) with yarn A. The first stitch should be slipped to the right needle and the last stitch purled.
Knit Garter Stitch Ridges.
Rows 3-34: increase 1 sts on both sides 16 times in every odd row. There will be 37 sts (including selvedge sts).
Row 35: increase 1 sts at the end of the row.
Rows 37-240: decrease 1 sts at the beginning of the row by knitting or purling 2 sts together and increase 1 st at the end of the row in every odd row.
Row 241: decrease 1 st at the beginning of the row
Rows 243-258: decrease 1 st at the beginning and the end of the row 16 times in every odd row. There will be 5 sts on the needle when all the decreases are done.
Rows 259-260: Garter Stitch Ridges