Lion Brand® Imagine® Two Ball Twirly Scarf (Knit)
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Lion Brand® Imagine® Two Ball Twirly Scarf (Knit)

Create this stylish version of a ruffle scarf using only two skeins of Imagine®, a loosely woven, tubular yarn. Knitting with Imagine requires a special, yet simple, technique. The stitches are formed by inserting the needle into this yarn, rather than wrapping the yarn over your needle.

Skill Level: Beginner

Craft Time: 30-60 minutes
Uses Recycled Items: No
 
 
 
 
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Lion Brand® Imagine®

 

Material List

  • Lion Brand® Imagine® (Art. #515) Yarn – Strawberry Fields (2 Balls) or Color of Choice
  • Lion Brand® Knitting Needles, Size 11 (8mm)
 

Project Instructions

Note: Imagine is a loosely woven, tubular yarn. Knitting with Imagine requires a special, yet simple, technique. The stitches are formed by inserting the needle into this yarn, rather than wrapping the yarn over your needle.

Gauge: Exact gauge is not essential to this project.

Size: About 6"x51" (15 x 129.5cm)

Scarf

To cast on, insert your needle into the yarn about 2" (5cm) from the end of the yarn. Pick up 2-3 threads of the yarn with your needle. This loop of threads on your needle counts as the first stitch.

Insert your needle into the yarn about 2½" (6.5cm)past the first stitch. Pick up 2-3 threads of the yarn. This is the second stitch.

Repeat once more so that you have 3 stitches (loops) on your needle.

Row 1: Hold the needle containing the stitches in your left hand. Knit across the row as follows:

1. Insert right hand needle into the first stitch on left hand needle and then into the yarn, picking up 2-3 threads of yarn as before to make a new loop on your right hand needle.

2. Pull this new loop back through the existing loop, dropping the existing loop from your left hand needle – one stitch knit.

3. Repeat to knit the remaining 2 stitches.

Repeat Row 1 to knit more rows, until almost all yarn in the first ball has been used.

Knot the end of the second ball of yarn to the first ball of yarn, then continue to repeat Row 1 until about 20" (51cm) of yarn remains.

Bind off by knitting the first, then the second stitch; with the tip of the left hand needle, lift the first stitch over the second and off the needle.

Knit the third stitch, then lift the second stitch over the third. To finish, pull the yarn end through the last stitch.

Finishing

Knot all yarn ends, then trim close to knot.

Every effort has been made to produce accurate and complete instructions. We cannot be responsible for variance of individual knitters or crocheters, human error, or typographical mistakes.

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