This is a scarf pattern to help you work on different stitches. This is perfect for the beginner looking to expand their "stitch repertoire". I created this pattern to teach to an advanced beginners class. I used Red Hearts "Earth & Sky" yarn, but any color would be great.
Sampler Scarf by Elizabeth Mareno 2006
Materials: 8-9oz WW, J Hook, Lg Eye needle for weaving ends.
Row 1: sc in 2nd ch from hook and each ch across. (25)
Row 2-3: ch1, turn, sc in each sc across.
Row 4: ch1, turn, (sc in 1sc, sk next sc, 5dc in next sc, sk next sc) 5 times. Sc in last sc. (6shells, 7sc)
Row 5: ch4(cts as dc and ch1), turn, (sk 2dc, sc in next dc, ch1, sk 2dc, dc in next sc, ch1) 5 times, ch1, sk 2dc, sc in next dc, ch1, sk 2dc, dc in last sc.
Row 6: ch1, turn, sc in each st and sp across. sc in 3rd ch of original ch4 (25)
Row 7: ch2, turn, hdc in ea sc across.
Row 8-11: Repeat rows 4-7 once.
Row 12: ch1, turn, sc in each hdc across.(25)
Row 13: ch2, turn, hdc in each sc across.
Row 14-17: Repeat rows 12+13 alternately.
Row 18-114: Repeat rows 4-17, 5 times.
Row 115-118: Repeat rows 4-7
Row 119-120: Repeat row 4+5
Row 121: Repeat row 6
Row 122-123: Ch1, turn, sc in each sc across (25) do not cut!
Row 124: ch1, turn to long edge, sc in each sc+hdc row end, 2sc in each dc row end. Cut off. Weave in ends.
Row 125: Join with sl st in opposite side and repeat row 124
Cut 72-6: strands for fringe- put 4 together- secure to end of scarf (using a latch hook technique) leaving 2 spcs in between each tassel.
Write me with any questions. I will be glad to talk you thru it.