Yarn

Classic Cable Knit Scarf

By  Marilyn Losee  for  Caron International

size: 7"x54" (without fringe)

Materials

  • Simply Soft Quick: Off White, 4 skeins (Caron International)

Tools

  • Knitting needles, size 13
  • Cable needle

Abbreviations

CN: cable needle
K: knit
P: purl
RS: right side
Sl: slip
Sts: stitch(es)

  • Gauge
  • 1. 13 sts = 4"
  • Stitches Used
  • 1. Seed st (worked over 4 sts)
  • What To Do
  • 1. Row 1: *K1, p1; rep from *.
  • 2. Row 2: Knit the purl sts, purl the knit sts as they face you. Rep Row 2 for Seed st.
  • 3. CB3: Sl 3 sts to cn and hold to back, k3, k3 from cn.
  • 4. CF3: Sl 3 sts to cn and hold to front, k3, k3 from cn.
  • Scarf
  • 1. Cast on 23 sts. Knit 5 rows for Garter st (2 ridges).
  • 2. Rows 1, 3, and 7: Work 4 Seed sts, p3, k3, p3, k3, p3, 4 Seed sts.
  • 3. Rows 2, 4, and 6: Work 4 Seed sts, k3, p3, k3, p3, k3, 4 Seed sts.
  • 4. Row 5 (RS): Work 4 Seed sts, p3, CF3, p3, CB3, p3, 4 Seed sts.
  • 5. Row 8: Rep Row 2.
  • 6. Rep these 8 rows for patt until piece measures 54". Knit 5 rows for Garter st (2 ridges). Bind off. Weave in yarn ends.
  • Fringe
  • 1. Cut 16" yarn lengths. Using four strands for each fringe, knot five fringes evenly spaced across each short end of scarf. Trim ends.