Crystal Palace Yarns
knit scarf free pattern
Whisper + Choo-Choo Scarf
with ruffled ends
Easy to Knit with one ball each of
Design Note: The
little black edge lines in Choo-Choo shows up nicely in this yarn
combination. See the photo at the bottom of this page to see the effect.
1-50 gr. ball of Whisper (here #9307- orange crush)
and 1-50 gr. ball of Choo-Choo (here #2745 - tropical sun)
Size 15 -
26" CPY Bamboo circular needles
The entire scarf is knit lengthwise in garter st (all rows knit).
Sts are picked up on both ends to form the ruffled finish.
Finished scarf (not counting ends) is a little over 5 feet long and 3.5
Note: If you prefer a scarf with plain ends similar
to this one with Whisper + Shimmer,
cast on 120 sts instead of 100 and knit until you run out of yarn.
To knit scarf:
Loosely cast on 100 sts with both Whisper and Choo-Choo yarns held together. Work all rows Knit (garter st)
until your scarf is about 3.5" wide (approx 12-13 rows). You should have a
small ball of each yarn left at this point. Bind off loosely.
To make ruffled ends:
Using the same size 15 needles, pick up 8 sts evenly across the end of the
Row 1: Knit
Row 2: Inc by knitting in the front and back of every st [16 sts].
Row 3: Knit
Row 4: Inc again in each st [32 sts]
Knit 3 more rows.
Cast off loosely.
Close-up of Whisper + Choo-Choo
Repeat for other end of scarf.
[See also scarves of
Whisper + Labrador,
Whisper + Mikado Ribbon,
Whisper + Deco-Ribbon,
Whisper + Squiggle and
Whisper + Shimmer.]
Copyright 2003 Susan Druding - Crystal Palace Yarns/Straw Into Gold, Inc. - We
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February 07, 2012
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