Skill Level: Rookie-Apprentice-Virtuoso-Genius
Skills: knit, purl, YO, P2tog
Sizes: XXXL (or half size)
Finished Measurements: 8" wide x 110" long for full size lying flat (including tassels)
Gauge: not important, 24 sts and 22 rows = 4" on 5.5 mm in patt (14 sts = 4" on 6 mm as given on ball band)
Yarn: approx. 375g, 716 yds (655 m) bulky weight yarn
Suggested Brand: 1.5 skeins Cascade Eco+ shown in 8462
Needles/Hooks: 5.5 mm straight needles
Other Materials: tapestry needle or teeny crochet hook
Notes and Tips:
> Make your YOs by wrapping the yarn over the top of the right needle towards the back and bringing it to the front between the needles, P the next st as per normal.
> For amazing tassel making instructions, check out my "Seaflower Scarf", another free and super easy scarf pattern.
CO 48 sts, or a multiple of 4 sts (24 sts for half size).
Row 1: K2, P2 to end.
Row 2: *K2, P1, YO, P1*, rep from * to * to end.
Row 3: K3, P2.
Row 4: K2, P2tog, P1.
Repeat rows 2- 4 until scarf is desired length.
* If you see P2, K2, facing you on the needles
(last row worked), work Row 2
* If you see K1, YO, K1, P2, work Row 3
* If you see K2, P3, work Row 4