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Project

Martha Stewart Crafts Lion Brand® Yarn Roving Wool Loom Double-Knit Rib Scarf

Introduction

EASY

SIZE
About 8 by 61 inches (20 by 156 cm)

MATERIALS

  • MARTHA STEWART CRAFTSTM/MC LION BRAND® YARN ROVING WOOL (Art. #5200) #555 Waterfall 3 balls (A), #598 Snowdrift 1 ball (B), or colors of your choice
  • MARTHA STEWART CRAFTSTM/MC LION BRAND® YARN Knit & Weave Loom Kit Scrap yarn

GAUGE
8 stitches = about 2 inches (10 cm). Be sure to check your gauge.

Loom Configuration
Use the following pieces:
(2) 36-hole pieces
(2) U-shaped pieces

Connect pieces to form a rectangle as follows:
36-hole piece > U-shaped piece > 36-hole piece > U-shaped piece.

Insert 16 large pegs into every other hole along each 36-hole piece (32 working pegs placed). Place a contrast color peg in one corner for slipknot.

NOTES

  1. Follow loom manual instructions on DOUBLE KNITTING for how to cast on, knit, change color, and bind off.
  2. To create a ribbed fabric, after the first row of knitting, the loom is laced differently than described in the loom manual. Follow diagram provided for instructions on how to lace loom for ribbed knitting.

SCARF
Following loom manual instructions, with A and scrap yarn, cast onto the 32 working pegs. Knit off each peg around the loom.
Now begin to lace the loom according to the diagram provided, and following the Color Sequence below. Knit off each stitch as shown in loom manual after lacing each row as shown in diagram provided.

COLOR SEQUENCE
Continuing with A, knit 6 rows
Change to B and knit 4 rows
Change to A and knit 6 rows
Change to B and knit 2 rows
Change to A and knit 6 rows
Change to B and knit 6 rows
Change to A and knit until this A section measures about 36 in. (91.5 cm)
Change to B and knit 12 rows
Change to A and knit 8 rows
Change to B and knit 3 rows
Change to A and knit 6 rows
Change to B and knit 2 rows
Change to A and knit until A yarn has been almost completely used.
Bind off.
Bind off cast on edge of Scarf.

FINISHING
Remove scrap yarn. Thread yarn ends into yarn needle provided with loom and weave yarn ends into the fabric of the Scarf.

Every effort has been made to produce accurate and complete instructions. We cannot be responsible for variance of individual knitters or crocheters, human error, or typographical mistakes.

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