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Chunky Mochi

Woven Cable Scarf

Designed by Cathy Campbell for Crystal Palace Yarns

Description:  This super soft scarf features an all-over cabled pattern on large needles for a very comfortable and warm accessory.

Level:  Easy to Intermediate

Size:  46" x 8"

Materials:
Yarn:  4-50g balls of Crystal Palace Chunky Mochi (shown in color #817 Beach Scene)
Needles:  Crystal Palace Bamboo 12" Single-Pointed Needles in US size 11, or size needed for gauge
Cable needle
Yarn sewing needle

On a budget or prefer a cowl to a scarf? See the "Cowl" option below.*

Gauge: 3.5 sts=1" in pattern

Abbreviations:  beg- beginning; BO- bind off; C4R- cable 4 Right (slip next 2 sts on cable needle and hold in BACK of work, knit next 2 stitches, then knit the 2 sts on the cable needle) C4L- cable 4 left (slip next 2 sts on cable needle and hold in FRONT of work, knit next 2 sts, then knit the 2 sts off the cable needle); CO- cast on; k- knit; p- purl; rep- repeat; st(s) - stitches

Instructions:
CO 28 sts.  Knit 1 row for garter st edge. 

Begin Woven Cable Pattern:
Row 1: (RS):  K
Row 2:  P
Row 3:  C4L across.
Row 4:  P
Row 5:  K
Row 6:  P
Row 7:  K2, C4R to last 2 sts, k2.
Row 8:  P

Repeat these 8 rows until piece measure 45.5", ending with a Row 3.  Knit 1 row for garter st edge.  BO.  Weave in ends.  Block scarf to measurements.

*Cowl Option:
(This option uses only 2 balls of Chunky Mochi.)
If you would rather make the cowl version instead of the full-length scarf, simply follow the pattern until piece measures 23", omitting the garter st row at each edge and ending with a Row 8, rather than a Row 3.  BO. 
Weave in ends.  Block to measurements (23" x 8").  Sew up seam. 

Pattern Copyright 2011 Crystal Palace Yarns/Straw Into Gold, Inc. - We are happy to share this pattern with knitters. The pattern may be used for non-commercial personal or knitting guild use. It is not to be used in any publication in print nor should it be reproduced in electronic/digital format without permission. Shops carrying Crystal Palace Yarns Chunky Mochi are welcome to print and share this pattern with customers of our yarns.

 

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or write to:
Crystal Palace Yarns, 160 23rd St., Richmond, CA 94804
phone: 510-237-9988, fax: 510-237-9809

 

November 2011