Apple Cider Scarf
This scarf with trendy tassels is the perfect oneskein project.
21 sts and 28 rows = 4 inches/ 10cm in St st. To save time, take time to check gauge.
Star (multiple of 4 sts + 6 edge sts) Row 1 (RS): K3 (edge sts), *(k3tog-tbl, yo, k3tog-tbl) in same 3 sts, k1; rep from * to last 3 sts, sl 3 pwise wyif (edge sts). Rows 2 and 4: K3 (edge sts), purl to last 3 sts, sl 3 pwise wyif (edge sts). Row 3: K3 (edge sts), *k1, (k3tog-tbl, yo, k3tog-tbl) in same 3 sts; rep from * to last 3 sts, sl 3 pwise wyif (edge sts).
Rep Rows 1–4 for pat.
Scarf incorporates 3-stitch I-cord edges at each side.
Make the tassels first to ensure the full skein of yarn is used for the scarf.
Make 6 tassels and set aside. Wrap yarn 40 times around short side of a 6-inch x 9-inch notebook or cardboard piece.
Thread tapestry needle with 12-inch strand of yarn and tie top of tassel snugly. Remove needle, leaving tie to attach to work.
Cut bottom ends of yarn and remove from cardboard.
Thread tapestry needle with 18-inch strand of yarn and wrap snugly around tassel, about 1 inch from top, 6–10 times. Tie knot in wrap yarn and bury ends inside tassel.
Trim tassel ends evenly.
Cast on 50 sts. Rows 1–6: K3 (edge sts), knit to last 3 sts, sl 3 pwise wyif (edge sts).
Work Rows 1–4 of Star pat until approx 10 yds of yarn rem. Rep Rows 1–6. Bind off all sts.
Attach tassels, 3 at each end of scarf (1 at right, 1 at left and 1 at center). Weave in all ends. Block scarf to dimensions to bring out pat.