Mom’s Three-Cable Scarf

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Mom’s Three-Cable Scarf

Needles:
Size 9/5.5 mm straight needles or 16-inch circular needle,
cable needle.
Yarn:
Lion Brand Vanna’s Choice35 oz/100 g, 170 yd/156 m, color Navy, 1 skein for short scarf, 2 skeins for longer scarf

Cast on: 33 stitches.

Beginning Border:
Rows 1-7: K. (garter stitch)
Row 7: K4, P6, K2, P9, K2, P6, K4,

Scarf Body:
Row 1: K3, P1, K6, P2, K9, P2, K6, P1, K3.
Row 2: K4, P6, K2, P9, K2, P6, K4.
Row 3: K3, P1, c3F, P2, c6F K3, P2, c3B, P1, K3.
Row 4: K4, P6, K2, P9, K2, P6, K4.
Row 5: K3, P1, K6, P2, K9, P2, K6, P1, K3.
Row 6: K4, P6, K2, P9, K2, P6, K4.
Row 7: K3, P1, c3F, P2, K3, C6B, P2, C3B, P1, K3.
Row 8: K4, P6, K2, P9, K2, P6, K4.

Repeat rows 1-8 of “Scarf Body” pattern until the scarf is long enough to suit.

Ending Border:
Row 1: K3, P1, K6, P2, K9, P2, K6, P1, K3.
Row 2: K4, P6, K2, P9, K2, P6, K4.
Rows 3-10: K. (garter stitch)
Bind off.

Glossary:
C3F – Pass 3 stitches onto cable needle and hold in front of work, knit the next 3 stitches, then knit the 3 from the cable needle.
C3B – Pass 3 stitches onto cable needle and hold to back of work, knit the next 3 stitches, then knit the 3 from the cable needle.

Pattern © Knits From The Owl Underground

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