Our neck scarf in Metallic FX features a plaited cable pattern.
Approximately 5” wide x 33” long after hemming ends
4 Hanks Berroco Metallic FX (25 grs), #1001 Gold
Straight knitting needles, size 6 (4.00 mm) OR SIZE TO OBTAIN GAUGE
28 sts = 4”; 36 rows = 4” in St st
TO SAVE TIME, TAKE TIME TO CHECK GAUGE
Sl 6 sts to cn and hold in FRONT, k6, then k6 from cn
Sl 6 sts to cn and hold in BACK, k6, then k6 from cn
Row 1 (RS): K12, CF12, k12.
Row 2 and all WS rows: Purl.
Rows 3 and 5: Knit.
Row 7: K6, (CB12) twice, k6.
Rows 9 and 11: Knit.
Row 13: (CF12) 3 times.
Rows 15 and 17: Knit.
Row 19: K6, (CB12) twice, k6.
Rows 21 and 23: Knit.
Row 25: K12, CF12, k12.
Row 26: Purl.
These 26 rows form Pat St.
With straight needles, cast on 36 sts. Work even in St st for 3 1/2”, end on WS. Work Pat St for 26 rows, end on WS. Work even in St st until piece measures 26 1/2” from beg, end on WS. Work Pat St for 26 rows, end on WS. Work even in St st until piece measures 34” from beg, end on WS. Bind off.
Fold cast-on edge under 1/2” to WS and sew in place. Repeat on bound-off edge.