View Full Version : 7.5 ft scarf

03-30-2006, 11:27 PM
with sleeping baby in the background

you cannot see the colors, but its pastel rainbow colors
Pink, Lilac, Sky Blue, Soft green, Yellow

perfect for easter


03-31-2006, 12:07 AM
That's one long scarf! Very pretty! I like the vertical stripes!

03-31-2006, 01:04 AM
You didn't knit those vertical stripes sideways, did you? :shock:

That's a wholelotta scarf going on!

03-31-2006, 06:49 AM
Oh, my goodness! Wow! So pretty.

03-31-2006, 07:54 AM
its the easiest scarf in the world
and good practice for Casting on and off
Cast on about 300 Stitches on a Circ needle
::XY:: Knit 2 rows of First color and turn your work each row
Knit 4 rows of each successive olor
3 rows of last color and cast off all 300 Stitches

the only hard part (and U gonna laugh) is NOT knitting in the round

I did not make up the pattern per se
I just took general directions from a lady in my LYS
I have one made of Homespun, its 8.5'

and BRIGHT rainbow colors

03-31-2006, 08:49 AM

03-31-2006, 10:21 AM
Very niced indeed. :thumbsup:

And the scarf is pretty too! Did you have to use stitch markers while you were casting on? I tend to get fuddled after about 15 or so, I can just see myself counting away...

271...271...272... somebody get the phone!
where was I? :doh:

Thanks for sharing!

03-31-2006, 11:21 AM
That looks wonderful!!

03-31-2006, 11:24 AM
I :heart: :inlove: :heart: long scarves :thumbsup:

03-31-2006, 07:20 PM
300, 600, a full thousnad... :doh: whatever you can CRAM onto the Circ needles :happydance:
:XX: then just knit across:XY:
no counting
I take 3 (as long as I can streach my Arms :cheering:) lengths of yarn to cast on

thats half the fun :happydance:


04-01-2006, 03:31 PM
That's one pretty scarf. I notice you live in Maine where you can appreciate lots of scarf around you. I made one of those so far but in mohair leftovers and it's too warm.... They're so relaxing coz their nobrainers.
pretty colours!

04-01-2006, 03:54 PM
Wow great job! :cheering: