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Free Knit Lace Scarf Pattern



Arches & Columns
Kid Merino Lace Scarf

Finished size: 12" x 60" (after blocking)
This scarf is knit all in one piece. The pattern will give a scalloped edge
at both ends when blocked.

2 - 25 gr. balls Crystal Palace Yarns Kid Merino #4669 blush pink
(held double throughout knitting this scarf) The scarf shown in the photo uses
only 3/4 of each ball, use all of the Kid Merino for a longer scarf.

Crystal Palace Bamboo Needles: 9" size 7.

See more Kid Merino lacy patterns in the Kid Merino
section of Free Patterns.

psso: Pass slip stitch over; sl1:  slip 1 stitch; yo:  yarn over; tog:  together

Pattern: (see chart below for those who prefer following chart)
Cast on 43 stitches very loosely.

Rows 1 and 3:
 (wrong side): Purl
Row 2:
 K2tog, yo, * k3, yo,  k1,  (sl 1, k2tog, psso),  k1,  yo,  k3,  yo, (sl 1, k2tog, psso), yo. Repeat from * to last 13 sts, then k3,  yo,   k1, (sl 1, k2tog, psso),  k1,  yo,  k3,  yo,  (sl 1, k1, psso).
Row 4:
K2tog,  yo, * k4,  yo,  (sl 1,  k2tog,  psso), yo.  Repeat from * to last 6 sts, then k4, yo, (sl 1, k1, psso).

Crystal Palace Lace Chart symbols gif (3136 bytes)




Repeat these 4 rows until scarf measures 55 inches, or desired length. Cast off loosely on wrong side with purl stitches. Wash or dampen thoroughly and block (DO NOT STEAM TO BLOCK). We blocked this scarf by pinning it inside a big bath towel to let it dry.

Crystal Palace Lace Scarf Chart gif (5377 bytes)




Designed by Melanie Lewis, Berkeley, California
This model scarf knit by Yvonne Ahoy

Crystal Palace Yarns,  Richmond, CA 94804
phone: 510-237-9988,  fax: 510-237-9809

copyright 2004-05 Crystal Palace Yarns/Straw Into Gold, Inc. - We are happy to share this free knitting pattern with knitters. The pattern may be used for non-commercial personal or knitting guild use. It is not to be used in any publication in print nor should it be reproduced in electronic/digital format without permission. Knitting shops carrying CP Yarns Kid Merino are welcome to print and share this pattern with customers of our yarns.