Karita

Skill Level: 
Intermediate
Project Type: 
Scarves/Shawls/Cowls
Designer: 
Berroco Design Team

Our neck scarf in Metallic FX features a plaited cable pattern.

One size


Finished Measurements

Approximately 5” wide x 33” long after hemming ends


Materials

4 Hanks Berroco Metallic FX (25 grs), #1001 Gold

Straight knitting needles, size 6 (4.00 mm) OR SIZE TO OBTAIN GAUGE

Cable needle


Gauge

28 sts = 4”;  36 rows = 4” in St st

TO SAVE TIME, TAKE TIME TO CHECK GAUGE


Stitch Glossary

CF12

Sl 6 sts to cn and hold in FRONT, k6, then k6 from cn

CB12

Sl 6 sts to cn and hold in BACK, k6, then k6 from cn


Pattern Stitch

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.


Scarf

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.


Finishing

Fold cast-on edge under 1/2” to WS and sew in place.  Repeat on bound-off edge.