This bold blue scarf features winding cables across the front and back so that there is no right or wrong side to the scarf. With an easy cabled pattern and a simple construction, this scarf will be right at home with your winter wardrobe.
Skill Level: Easy
Size: 4” X 58″
Gauge: 40 sts and 32 rows = 4″ [10 cm] in pattern stitch after wet blocking
Plymouth Encore Knitting Worsted (75% acrylic, 25% wool, 200 yards [183 meters]/100 grams): #0133 Royal Blue (2 balls)
Needles: US size 8 (5.0 mm) straight needles
Notions: Cable needle
4/4 LPC: Sl4 onto CN, hold in front, p2, k2, (p2, k2) from CN.
4/4 RPC: Sl4 onto CN, hold in back, p2, k2, (p2, k2) from CN.
8/8 LPC: Sl8 onto CN, hold in front, (k2, p2) twice, (k2, p2) from CN.
CO 40 sts.
Rows 1-4: * K2, p2; repeat from *.
Row 5: K2, 4/4 LPC, (p2, k2) 5 times, 4/4RPC, p2.
Rows 6-8: * K2, p2; repeat from *.
Row 9: K2, 4/4 LPC, (p2, k2) 5 times, 4/4RPC, p2.
Rows 10-12: * K2, p2; repeat from *.
Row 13: K2, 4/4 LPC, p2, 8/8 LPC, k2, 4/4RPC, p2.
Rows 14-16: * K2, p2; repeat from *.
Repeat rows 1-16, 20 times then repeat rows 1-8.
Bind off all sts loosely.
Weave in all ends.
Block scarf to size.