Caron Simply Soft Reversible Cables Rib Scarf
Stay warm with this beautiful knit scarf using Caron® Simply Soft® yarn.
Designed by Marilyn Losee, courtesy of Caron®.
- Caron International's Simply Soft Collection (100% Acrylic): 12 oz (Shown in: #9756 Lavender Blue)
- One pair size U.S.10 ½ (6.5mm) needles or size to obtain gauge
- One pair size U.S. 8 (5mm) needles (for bind off)
- ADDITIONAL MATERIALS
- Large cable needle (cn)
- Stitch markers
- Split-ring marker or safety pin (for marking RS)
- Yarn needle
9"/23cm x 72"/183cm
In patt st, 28 sts and 20 rows = 4"/10cm, using larger needles.
C16F: Sl 8 sts to cable needle (cn) and hold in front of work, [k2, p2] twice, then [k2, p2] twice across 8 sts from cn.
C16B: Sl 8 sts to cn and hold in back of work, [k2, p2] twice, then [k2, p2] across 8 sts from cn.
2x2 Rib (2x2 rib):
Row 1: *K2, p2; repeat from * to end of row.
Row 2: K the knit sts, p the purl sts.
Repeat Row 2 for 2x2 rib.
Seed stitch (seed st):
Row 1: *K1, p1; repeat from * to end of row.
Row 2: K the purl sts, p the knit sts.
Repeat Row 2 for seed st.
Be sure to mark the RS and always slip the first stitch of every row purlwise.
Use smaller size needles to bind off, to prevent flaring.
With larger needles, CO 62 sts.
Rows 1 (RS)–8: Sl 1 purlwise with yarn in back (wyib), [p1, k1] 3 times, place marker (pm), *k2, p2; repeat from * across to last 7 sts, pm, k1, [p1, k1] 3 times.
Row 9 (RS): Sl 1 purlwise wyib, [p1, k1] 3 times, slip marker (sm), [k2, p2] 4 times, C16F, [k2, p2] 4 times, sm, k1, [p1, k1] 3 times. Place marker for RS.
Rows 10–18: Repeat Row 1.
Row 19 (RS): Sl 1 purlwise wyib, [p1, k1] 3 times, sm, C16B, [k2, p2] 4 times, C16B, sm, k1, [p1, k1] 3 times.
Row 20: Repeat Row 1.
Repeat Rows 1–20 until piece measures approximately 72"/183cm, ending with Row 8.
Change to smaller needles and BO in patt.
Using yarn needle, weave in all ends.