FISHERMANS WOOL CHESTNUT STREET SCARF

Fishermans Wool 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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