Sunday, November 20, 2011
My Uncle's Scarf
A couple of week's ago, my uncle in Philadelphia "hinted" how great it would be to have a nice, warm scarf knitted by his crafty (I took that in a good way) niece. So, I did make him a scarf using Berroco Vintage in 2 colors using 4 skeins. PS-Don't tell him it's finished...I want to send it on Monday.
50% Acrylic/40% Wool/10% Nylon
Care: Machine Wash Gentle Cold, Dry Flat
Gauge: 4.5-5 sts = 1" on US 7-8
Knitting Weight: Worsted
knitted with size 10 US needle
K1b=Knit into next stitch 1 row below at same time slipping off stitch above.
scarf knitted with shaker stitch:
Cast on 27 stitches
1st row: (WS) Knit.
2nd Row: K1. *K1B. P1. Rep from * to last 2 sts. K1B. K1
Rep last 2 rows for 70", ending with a RS row. Cast off.