“Leaves” Scarf

2015_11_11-01“Leaves” Scarf

This pattern was worked up to go with the “Leaves” fingerless gloves.  It has several variations.

Materials:
Knitting needles size US 6 (4 mm)
3 skeins of Aran or 2 skeins of worsted weight yarn

To begin scarf, work horizontal border. Then work pattern repeat as many times as needed to obtain desired scarf length. To finish scarf, work horizontal border and bind off.

Cast on 33
Horizontal border:
Row 1: (K2, p2) x 2 times, k17, p2, k2, p2, k2
Row 2: P2, k2, p2, k21, p2, k2, p2
Repeat rows 1-2 five times.

Pattern Repeat:
Row 1: (K2, p2) x 2 times, k4, k2tog, k2, yo, p1, yo, k2, ssk, k4, (p2, k2) x 2 times.
Row 2: (P2, k2) x 2 times, p8, K1, p8, (k2, p2) x 2 times.
Row 3: (K2, p2) x 2 times, k3, k2tog, k2, yo, k1, p1, k1, yo, k2, ssk, k3, (p2, k2) x 2 times.
Row 4: (P2, k2) x 2 times, p8, k1, p8, (k2, p2) x 2 times.
Row 5: (K2, p2) x 2 times, k2, k2tog, k2, yo, k2, p1, k2, yo, k2, ssk, k2, (p2, k2) x 2 times.
Row 6: (P2, k2) x 2 times, p8, k1, p8, (k2, p2) x 2 times.
Row 7: (K2, p2) x 2 times, k1, k2tog, k2, yo, k3, p1, k3, yo, k2, ssk, k1, (p2, k2) x 2 times.
Row 8: (P2, k2) x 2 times, p8, k1, p8, (k2, p2) x 2 times.
Row 9: (K2, p2) x 2 times, k2tog, k2, yo, k4, p1, k4, yo, k2, ssk, (p2, k2) x 2 times.
Row 10: (P2, k2) x 2 times, p8, k1, p8, (k2, p2) x 2 times.
Repeat rows 1-10 as many times as necessary to obtain desired scarf length.

Variation 1: Scarf with Pannels
Cast on 33 stitches.
Work horizontal border as above.
Work pattern repeat as above 3 times.
Work horizontal border.

Alternate between horizontal border and 3 pattern repeats until scarf is as long as you want it. End on horizontal border and bind off.

Variation 2: Scarf with wide garter stitch borders
2015_11_11-02Cast on 33 stitches
Beginning: Knit 9 rows.

Pattern Repeat:
Row 1: K6, p2, k4, k2tog, k2, yo, p1, yo, k2, ssk, k4, p2, k6
Row 2: K8, p8, K1, p8, K8
Row 3: K6, P2, k3, k2tog, k2, yo, k1, p1, k1, yo, k2, ssk, k3, p2, k6
Row 4: K8, p8, k1, p8, k8
Row 5: K6, p2, k2, k2tog, k2, yo, k2, p1, k2, yo, k2, ssk, k2, p2, k6
Row 6: K8, p8, k1, p8, k8
Row 7: K6, p2, k1, k2tog, k2, yo, k3, p1, k3, yo, k2, ssk, k1, p2, k6
Row 8: K8, p8, k1, p8, k8
Row 9: K6, p2, k2tog, k2, yo, k4, p1, k4, yo, k2, ssk, p2, k6
Row 10: K8, p8, k1, p8, k8
Repeat rows 1-10 until scarf is as long as you want it.

Ending: Knit 9 Rows and bind off.

Variation 3: Scarf with narrower garter stitch borders
The pattern is the same size but it has narrower garter stitch borders.

Cast on 29
Beginning border: Knit 9 rows.

Pattern repeat:
Row 1: K4, p2, k4, k2tog, k2, yo, p1, yo, k2, ssk, k4, p2, k4
Row 2: K6, p8, K1, p8, K6
Row 3: K4, P2, k3, k2tog, k2, yo, k1, p1, k1, yo, k2, ssk, k3, p2, k4
Row 4: K6, p8, k1, p8, k6
Row 5: K4, p2, k2, k2tog, k2, yo, k2, p1, k2, yo, k2, ssk, k2, p2, k4
Row 6: K6, p8, k1, p8, k6
Row 7: K4, p2, k1, k2tog, k2, yo, k3, p1, k3, yo, k2, ssk, k1, p2, k4
Row 8: K6, p8, k1, p8, k6
Row 9: K4, p2, k2tog, k2, yo, k4, p1, k4, yo, k2, ssk, p2, k4
Row 10: K6, p8, k1, p8, k6
Repeat rows 1-10 until scarf is as long as you want it.

Ending border: Knit 9 rows. Bind off.

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