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A knit scarf that couldn't be easier! Perfect if you've just learned to knit and are looking for a first project. Or if you're a knitter looking for a quick, easy project.
The instructions are very easy-to-follow, with extensive explanations and NO abbreviations. A slightly more challenging Square Blocks stitch variation and Ribbed stitch variation are included in the instructions in case you want to practice your purling as well!
Knit on size 10-1/2 needles.
Finished Knit Measurements: 5" wide x 60" long (or 5" wide x 53" long for square blocks stitch variation).
Yarn Used: GGH Aspen (50% Merino Wool/50% Acrylic; 1.75oz/50g [62yds/57m] per ball): 3 balls in Brick Red #5.
Pattern Gauge: 14 stitches = 5" and approx. 5 rows = 1" in Garter stitch on Size 10 1/2 [6.5mm] needles.
Yarn Label Gauge and Information: A bulky weight yarn with a gauge of 10 stitches = 3" on size 10-1/2 to 11 needles..
Total Yardage Required: Approximately 186yds [171m].
Some suggested yarn substitutes to try:
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Knitting Needles Used: Size 10 ½ [6.5mm] knitting needles.
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