LION BRAND CHESTNUT STREET SCARF

Lion Brand Chestnut Street Scarf Project

LEVEL: EASY

WHAT YOU'LL NEED:

  • 'Lion Brand' Fishermen's
    Wool 1 x skein (123 Oatmeal)
  • 1 pair 5mm knitting needles or size
    required to give correct tension.
  • Cable needle
  • Scissors, yarn needle, tape measure

MEASUREMENT

Size (approx): 20.5 x 165 cm

TENSION

16 sts to 10cm in width over stocking st, using 5mm needles.

INSTRUCTIONS

SPECIAL ABBREVIATIONS

RC = slip next st onto cable needle and Leave at back of work, K1, then K1 from
cable needle.
LPC = slip next st onto cable needle and leave at front of work, P1, then K1, from cable needle.
RPC = slip next st onto cable needle and leave at back of work, K1, then P1 from cable needle.
L2C = slip next 2 sts onto cable needle and leave at front of work, K2, then K2 from cable needle.
R2C = slip next 2 sts onto cable needle and leave at back of work, K2, then K2 from cable needle.
L3C = slip next 3 sts onto cable needle and leave at front of work, K3, then K3 from cable needle.
R3C = slip next 3 sts onto cable needle and leave at back of work, K3, then K3 from cable needle.
L5C = slip next 3 sts onto cable needle and leave at front of work, K5, then K3 from cable needle.
R5C = slip next 5 sts onto cable needle and leave at back of work, K3, then K5 from cable needle.
L6C = slip next 4 sts onto cable needle and leave at front of work, K4, slip 4 sts on cable needle back to left hand needle, slip next 2 sts onto cable needle and leave at front of work, K2, then K2 from cable needle.
R6C = slip next 6 sts onto cable needle and leave at back of work, K2, slip last 2 sts on cable needle back to left hand needle and knit these sts, then K4 from cable needle.

SCARF

Using 5mm needles, cast on 55 sts.

Beg Cable Rib - 1st row (RS) - R3C, P2, RC, P2, RPC, LPC, P3, K3, P3, K2, P1, K2, P3, K3, P3, RPC, LPC, P2, RC, P2, L3C.
2nd row - P6, K2, P2, K2, P1, K2, P1, K3, P3, K3, P2, K1, P2, K3, P3, K3, P1, K2, P1, K2, P2, K2, P6.
3rd row - K6, P2, RC, P2, LPC, RPC, P3, K3, P3, K2, P1, K2, P3, K3, P3, LPC, RPC, P2, RC, P2, K6.
4th row P6, K2, P2, K3, P2, K4, P3, K3, P2, K1, P2, K3, P3, K4, P2, K3, P2, K2, P6.

Rep rows 1 to 4 incl once more. Rep 1st and 2nd rows once. Last 10 rows from cable rib.

Beg Main Cable Patt - 1st row - K6, P2, RC, P2, LPC, RPC, P3, R5C, P1, L5C, P3, LPC, RPC, P2, RC, P2, K6.

2nd row - P6, K2, P2, K3, P2, K4, P3, (K1, P4) twice, K1, P3, K4, P2, K3, P2, K2, P6.
3rd row - R3C, P2, RC, P2, RPC, LPC, P3, K3, (P1, K4) twice, P1, K3, P3, RPC, LPC, P2, RC, P2, L3C.
4th row - P6, K2, P2, (K2, P1) twice, K3, P3, (K1, P4) twice, K1, P3, K3, (P1, K2) twice, P2, K2, P6.
5th row - K6, P2, RC, P2, LPC, RPC, P3, K3, P1, R2C, P1, L2C, P1, K3, P3, LPC, RPC, P2, RC, P2, K6.

Rep rows 2 to 5 incl twice more. Rep rows 2 to 4 incl once.

17th row - K6, P2, RC, P2, LPC, RPC, P3, R6C, P1, L6C, P3, LPC, RPC, P2, RC, P2, K6.
18th row - P6, K2, P2, K3, P2, K4, P4, (K1, P3) twice, K1, P4, K4, P2, K3, P2, K2, P6.
19th row - R3C, P2, RC, P2, RPC, LPC, P3, K4, (P1, K3) twice, P1, K4, P3, RPC, LPC, P2, RC, P2, L3C.
20th row - P6, K2, P2, (K2, P1) twice, K3, P4, (K1, P3) twice, K1, P4, K3, (P1, K2) twice, P2, K2, P6.
21st row - K6, P2, RC, P2, LPC, RPC, P3, R2C, (P1, K3) twice, P1, L2C, P3, LPC, RPC, P2, RC, P2, K6.

Rep rows 18 to 21 incl twice more. Rep rows 18 to 20 incl once. Last 32 rows form main cable patt. Rep last 32 rows 9 times more. Rep rows 1 to 18 incl once ... 338 rows main cable patt in all.

Beg Cable Rib - Work 10 rows of cable rib (as before). Cast off. Sew in all ends.

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