Making this scarf as a tube makes it reversible and extra warm. This is a fun twist on the old feather and fan pattern.
5″ wide, 60″ long
17 stitches and 23 rows = 4 inches in stockinette
6.6 oz (432 yards) of soft worsted weight yarn
Size 8 (5 mm) 47″ circular needle (for magic loop) or set of size 8 (5 mm) double pointed needles
k = knit
p = purl
k2tog = knit two together
yo = yarn over
Cast on 54. Join to knit in the round. Divide stitches with 18 stitches each on three double pointed needles or 27 stitches each side for a magic loop. Repeat the round directions across the round.
Rnds 1 and 2: k
Rnd 3: k2tog three times, (yo, k1) six times, k2tog three times
Rnd 4: p
Repeat rounds 1 – 4 until the scarf measures 60″ or desired length. Cast off with a rnd 4. Weave in ends.
The scarf can be made in a solid color. If desired, color changes can be made between repeats. Example has color changes every six repeats.
12/17/2015 – replaced a broken link for Magic Loop method