Striking and beautiful, this lightweight scarf is about to become your go-to spring accessory. Fight off the chill of cool spring evenings while wearing this colorful pattern.
Skill Level: Easy
Size: 8” wide x 41” circumference
Gauge: 19 sts x 6 rows = 4” over Plaid Stitch pattern
Yarn: Plymouth Worsted Merino Superwash (100% superwash fine merino wool; 218 yards [200 meters]/100 grams): #0071 Cobalt (1 ball)
Hook: US size H/8 (5.0 mm) hook or size to obtain gauge
Notions: Tapestry needle
Plaid Stitch pattern (multiple of 8 sts)
Row 1: Ch multiple of 8 sts, dc in 5th ch from hook, dc in each of next 3 sts, *ch 3, sk 3 sts, dc in each of next 5 sts; rep from * across.
Row 2: Ch 5 (counts as tr, ch 1), sk 1 dc, tr in next dc, ch 1, sk 1, tr in next dc, *ch 3, sk 3 ch, tr in next st, [ch 1, sk 1, tr in next st] twice; rep from * across.
Row 3: Ch 3 (counts as 1 dc), dc in each of next 4 sts, *ch 3, sk 3, dc in each of next 5 sts; rep from * across.
Rep row 2-3 only for Plaid St.
Work in Plaid Stitch Pattern for 41” ending with Row 2.
Finish off, leaving 1 yd tail for seaming.