Chain Stitch Scarf Knitting Pattern
You'll love this lightweight scarf any time of year! The chain stitch creates a soft texture in this free scarf knitting pattern from Bernat Yarns. This scarf is quick and easy to make. You can knit it lengthwise on circular needles.
Gorgeous knitting patterns like this are great projects for people who are new to knitting to start with. This cute scarf also makes a great Christmas or birthday gift for a friend or family member. Choose a neutral color and wear your scarf all year long.
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- Yarn: Bernat Bamboo (60 g / 2.1 oz) 2 balls of #92425 (Rosehip)
- Circular Knitting Needle: Size 6 mm (U.S. 10) 16 ins 40 cm long or size needed to obtain gauge.
Gauge: 14 sts and 20 rows = 4 ins 10 cm in stocking st.
Measurements: 5 x 50 ins 12.5 x 127 cm
Cast on 171 sts. Do not join in rnd. Working back and forth in rows, proceed as follows:
1st row: (WS). Knit.
2nd row: *P1. Sl1P. Rep from * to last st. P1.
3rd row: K2. *Sl1. K1. Rep from * to last st. K1.
4th to 7th rows: Beg with a knit row, work in stocking st.
Rep 2nd to 7th rows for 5 ins [12.5 cm], then 2nd and 3rd rows once.
Next row: Knit. Cast off knitwise (WS).
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