Raelyn is a super-fast beginner scarf that is knit in bulky weight yarn. The broken rib pattern is visually interesting and easy to master for a finished look that anyone can achieve.
Skill Level: Beginner
Size: 8” / [20 cm] wide x 62.75” / [159 cm] long, not including optional fringe.
Gauge: 14 sts and 22 rows = 4” (10 cm) in Broken Rib patt. after wet blocking.
Yarn: Cascade Yarns Baby Alpaca Chunky (100% Baby Alpaca; 108 yards [99 meters]/100 grams): #602 Linen, 3 skeins.
Needle: US size 10 (6.0 mm) 16” circular
Notions: Tapestry needle, stitch marker, crochet hook for optional fringe.
Broken Rib Pattern (worked flat over multiple of 4 sts)
Row 1 (RS): Knit.
Row 2 (WS): *P1, k3; rep from * to the end of row.
Row 3: Knit
Row 4: *P1, k3; rep from * to the end of row.
Row 5: Knit.
Row 6: *K2, p1, k1; rep from * to the end of row.
Row 7: Knit
Row 8: *K2, p1, k1; rep from * to the end of row.
Rep Rows 1-8 for patt.
The scarf is knit flat. Work in Broken Rib Pattern. Optional is to add fringe.
Loosely CO 28 sts.
Rows 1-344: Work in Broken Rib Pattern
BO all sts.
Cut 40 pieces of yarn 10” long.
*Fold two pieces of yarn held together in half and with a crochet hook pull the yarn through the edge. Make a knot through the loop to secure the fringe. Rep from * 9 more times, spacing the fringe evenly to reach the other end of the CO or BO edge.
Weave in ends.
Wash and block to measurements.