12 January, 08:35

Knitted Scarf


DROPS design: Pattern ai-163
Yarn group C+C+C
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Measurements: approx. 32 x 173 cm = 12 1/2” x 68”
Materials:
DROPS AIR from Garnstudio (belongs to yarn group C)
150 g color 02, wheat
50 g color 07, ruby red
50 g color 20, rose
And use:
DROPS BRUSHED ALPACA SILK from Garnstudio (belongs to yarn group C)
25 g color 07, red
50 g color 08, heather

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ACCESSORIES FOR THE PIECE:

KNITTING GAUGE:
6 stitches with 3 strands and English rib = 10 cm = 4” in width.

NEEDLES:
DROPS NEEDLES SIZE 10 mm = US 15
Needle size is only a suggestion! If you have too many stitches on 10 cm = 4” switch to larger needles. If you have too few stitches on 10 cm = 4” switch to smaller needles.


INFORMATION FOR THE PATTERN:

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GARTER STITCH (back and forth):
1 ridge = knit 2 rows.

STRIPES:
Color A = 2 strands wheat Air + 1 strand heather Brushed Alpaca Silk.
Color B = 2 strands rose Air + 1 strand red Brushed Alpaca Silk.
Color C = 2 strands ruby red Air + 1 strand heather Brushed Alpaca Silk.

UNI-COLORED ENGLISH RIB (knitted with color A -see explanation in section STRIPES above):
2 rows in English rib = 1 visible stitch vertically.
ROW 1 (= right side): 1 edge stitch in garter stitch, * knit 1, make 1 yarn over, slip 1 stitch purlwise (insert right needle into stitch on left needle from right to left) *, work from *-* until 1 stitch remains before edge stitch, knit 1 and finish with 1 edge stitch in garter stitch.
ROW 2 (= wrong side): 1 edge stitch in garter stitch, * make 1 yarn over, slip 1 stitch purlwise, knit yarn over and slipped stitch together *, work from *-* until 1 stitch remains before edge stitch, make 1 yarn over, slip 1 stitch purlwise and finish with 1 edge stitch in garter stitch.
ROW 3 (= right side): 1 edge stitch in garter stitch, * knit yarn over and slipped stitch together, make 1 yarn over, slip 1 stitch purlwise *, work from *-* until 2 stitches remain before edge stitch, knit yarn over and slipped stitch together and finish with 1 edge stitch in garter stitch.
Repeat rows 2 and 3.

KNITTING TIP:
If you do not know which color to work with on next row when working 2-colored English rib as explained below, see which color the previous row was by looking at color of edge stitch.

2-COLORED ENGLISH RIB IN COLOR A AND B:
1ST ROW (= right side and worked with color B):
1 edge stitch in garter stitch, * knit yarn over and slipped stitch together, make 1 yarn over, slip 1 stitch purlwise *, work from *-* until 2 stitches remain before edge stitch, knit yarn over and slipped stitch together and finish with 1 edge stitch in garter stitch.
Then push the stitches back on circular needle so that next row is also worked from right side. Switch color and read KNITTING TIP.
2ND ROW (= right side and worked with color A):
1 edge stitch in garter stitch, * make 1 yarn over, slip 1 stitch purlwise, purl yarn over and slipped stitch together *, work from *-* until 1 stitch remains before edge stitch, make 1 yarn over, slip 1 stitch purlwise and finish with 1 edge stitch in garter stitch. Turn and switch color.
3RD ROW (= wrong side and worked with color B):
1 edge stitch in garter stitch, * purl yarn over and slipped stitch together, make 1 yarn over, slip 1 stitch purlwise *, work from *-* until 2 stitches remain before edge stitch, purl yarn over and slipped stitch together and finish with 1 edge stitch in garter stitch.
Then push the stitches back on circular needle so that next row is also worked from wrong side. Switch color.
4TH ROW (= wrong side and worked with color A):
1 edge stitch in garter stitch, * make 1 yarn over, slip 1 stitch purlwise, knit yarn over and slipped stitch together *, work from *-* until 1 stitch remains before edge stitch, make 1 yarn over, slip 1 stitch purlwise and finish with 1 edge stitch in garter stitch. Turn and switch color.
Repeat rows 1-4.

2-COLORED ENGLISH RIB IN COLOR B AND C:
1ST ROW (= right side and worked with color B):
1 edge stitch in garter stitch, * knit yarn over and slipped stitch together, make 1 yarn over, slip 1 stitch purlwise *, work from *-* until 2 stitches remain before edge stitch, knit yarn over and slipped stitch together and finish with 1 edge stitch in garter stitch.
Then push the stitches back on circular needle so that next row is also worked from right side. Switch color and read KNITTING TIP.
2ND ROW (= right side and worked with color C):
1 edge stitch in garter stitch, * make 1 yarn over, slip 1 stitch purlwise, purl yarn over and slipped stitch together *, work from *-* until 1 stitch remains before edge stitch, make 1 yarn over, slip 1 stitch purlwise and finish with 1 edge stitch in garter stitch. Turn and switch color.
3RD ROW (= wrong side and worked with color B):
1 edge stitch in garter stitch, * purl yarn over and slipped stitch together, make 1 yarn over, slip 1 stitch purlwise *, work from *-* until 2 stitches remain before edge stitch, purl yarn over and slipped stitch together and finish with 1 edge stitch in garter stitch.
Then push the stitches back on circular needle so that next row is also worked from wrong side. Switch color.
4TH ROW (= wrong side and worked with color C):
1 edge stitch in garter stitch, * make 1 yarn over, slip 1 stitch purlwise, knit yarn over and slipped stitch together *, work from *-* until 1 stitch remains before edge stitch, make 1 yarn over, slip 1 stitch purlwise and finish with 1 edge stitch in garter stitch. Turn and switch color.
Repeat rows 1-4.

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START THE PIECE HERE:

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SCARF - SHORT SUMMARY OF PIECE:
Piece is knitted in stripes with uni-colored English rib and 2-colored English rib.
Work the entire scarf with 2 strands Air + 1 strand Brushed Alpaca Silk (= 3 strands from yarn group C).

SCARF:
Cast on 19 stitches on needle size 10 mm = US 15 with 2 strands wheat Air + 1 strand heather Brushed Alpaca Silk (= 3 strands).
Purl 1 row (= wrong side). Work next row as follows from right side: 1 edge stitch in GARTER STITCH - read explanation above - * knit 1, purl 1 *, repeat from *-* until 2 stitches remain on needle, knit 1 and finish with 1 edge stitch in garter stitch. Work back from wrong side with garter stitch over garter stitch, purl over purl, knit over knit.
Then work English rib in stripes as follows:
Work 24 cm = 9 1/2” with UNI-COLORED ENGLISH RIB – read explanation above. REMEMBER THE KNITTING GAUGE!
Work 20 cm = 8” with 2-COLORED ENGLISH RIB IN COLOR A AND B – read explanation above and read KNITTING TIP.
Work 20 cm = 8” with 2-COLORED ENGLISH RIB IN COLOR B AND C – read explanation above.
Work 15 cm = 6” with UNI-COLORED ENGLISH RIB.
Work 15 cm = 6” with 2-COLORED ENGLISH RIB IN COLOR A AND B:
Work 15 cm = 6” with UNI-COLORED ENGLISH RIB.
Work 20 cm = 8” with 2-COLORED ENGLISH RIB IN COLOR B AND C:
Work 20 cm = 8” with 2-COLORED ENGLISH RIB IN COLOR A AND B:
Work approx. 22 cm = 8 3/4” with UNICOLORED ENGLISH RIB and finish after 4th row.
Scarf now measures approx. 171 cm = 67 1/4”. Work next row as follows from right side: 1 edge stitch in garter stitch, * knit yarn over and slipped stitch together, purl 1 *, work from *-* until 2 stitches remain before edge stitch, knit yarn over and slipped stitch together and finish with 1 edge stitch in garter stitch. On next row loosely bind off with garter stitch over garter stitch, purl over purl and knit over knit. Scarf measures approx. 173 cm = 68”.

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