The Rachel Scarf is the perfect cold weather accessory. It features an eye-catching seersucker stitch body with bold pockets added for additional warmth.
Skill Level: Easy
Size: 84” long
Gauge: 3-3.75 sts = 1″ (2.5 cm)
Yarn: Knit Picks Bulky Brava (100% Premium Acrylic; 136 yards [124 meters]/100 grams): 25726 Dove Heather (MC, 5 balls), 25739 Rouge (CC, 1 ball)
Needles: US size 10 (6.0 mm)
Notions: Tapestry needle
Row 1 (RS): *K1, p1; rep from * to last st, k1.
Row 2 (WS): *P1, k1; rep from * to last st, p1.
Row 3: P1, *k3, p1; rep from * to end.
Row 4: K1, *p3, k1; rep from * to end.
Row 5: *K1, p1; rep from * to last st, k1.
Row 6: *P1, k1; rep from * to last st, p1.
Row 7: K2, p1, *k3, p1; rep from * to last 2 st, k2.
Row 8: P2, k1, *p3, k1; rep from * to last 2 st, p2.
Rep Rows 1-8 for patt.
The main body of this pattern is completed first. Each pocket is completed separately and then stitched onto the main body.
With MC, CO 29 sts.
Wok in Seersucker Pattern until Scarf meas 84” or desired length.
BO all sts.
Pocket (make 2)
With CC, CO 27 sts.
Rows 1-4: *K1, p1; rep from * to last st, k1.
Row 5: (K1, p1) twice, (k4, p1) 3 times, k4, (p1, k1) twice.
Row 6: (P1, k1) twice, (p4, k1) 3 times, p4, (k1, p1) twice.
Rep Rows 5-6 until Pocket meas 8.5”.
BO all sts, leaving a long tail.
Stitch each Pocket onto each end of Main Body.
Weave in all ends.