English Snuggle Scarf

My very first knitting project!

My very first knitting project!

 (Daily News Feb. 4, 1986)

Materials: size 8 needles, 1 extra size 8 needle, worsted weight yarn (I used sport weight in the photo), stitch holder, waste yarn.

Row 1: co 1 stitch

R2 and all even rows: knit

R3: increase by  knitting into the front and back of the stitch (2 stitches)

R5: increase by knitting into the front and back of the first and last stitch of the row.

Repeat rows 4 and 5 until 28 stitches on needle.

Knit even for 14 rows.

*Begin double band

K1, leave on needle

K1, place on holder

Go Across until 14 stitches on needs and 14 on holder. (Transfer stitches on holder to waste yarn. It will be easier to work with.)

With stitches on needle, k1, p1 for 10 rows. Cut long tail. Put stitches on holder or waste yarn.

Put stitches from waste yarn on needle, k1, p1 for 10 rows.

Put stitches on holder (or waste yarn) on extra needle. Hold two needles together each with fourteen stitches.

K1 from the first needle and 1 from the second needle. Alternate until done. (28 stitches)*

Knit for 90 rows

Follow directions between the *

K28 stitches for 14 rows.

Decrease end of rows by knitting two together at each row’s end until 1 stitch left.

Bind off stitch and weave in all loose ends.

Give that sucker away and knit another for you!

 

 

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2 thoughts on “English Snuggle Scarf

  1. Andi says:

    You did a beautiful job. I love this type of scarf. Don’t you just love to knit? So many things to make from two little stitches. The wonder of it!
    KnitAweigh (Ravelry)

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