Yarn

Chunky Candy Cane Scarf

By  Vickie howell  for  Yarnspirations

Bulky-weight yarn in holiday red and white creates a fun winter accessory.

  • Chunky Candy Cane Scarf

Materials

  • Patons Classic Wool Bulky Yarn: Aran, three skeins; Bright Red, one skein

Tools

  • Knitting needle, size US 11
  • Tapestry needle

Basic Supplies

  • scissors, measuring tape

Abbreviations

CO: cast on
BO: bind off
K: knit
k2tog: knit two stitches together
Kf&b: knit in front and back of same stitch
st(s): stitch(es)

  • 1. CO 22 sts with Aran.
  • 2. Odd rows 1-20: Kf&b, k to last 2 sts, k2tog.
  • 3. Even rows 1-20: K.
  • 4. Join Bright Red yarn.
  • 5. Row 21: Kf&b, k to last 2 sts, k2tog.
  • 6. Row 22: K.
  • 7. Switch to Aran.
  • 8. Rows 23-24: repeat rows 21-22
  • 9. Switch to Bright Red.
  • 10. Rows 25-26: repeat rows 21-22
  • 11. Switch to Aran.
  • 12. Rows 27-32: Repeat rows 21-22, three times.
  • 13. Switch to Bright Red yarn.
  • 14. Rows 33-38: Repeat rows 21-22, three times.
  • 15. Repeat rows 1-38 until 5" from desired length.
  • 16. Repeat rows 1-20. BO.