This scarf knits up fast in a very simple ribby-lacy pattern. I knit it in bright red Debbie Bliss Como, but it would also be great in Blue Sky Alpacas Bulky or Cascade Lana Grande. I made it very long and added a six inch fringe. The pattern follows.
Bella Lana Speedo Scarf
6” wide by 68” long plus optional 6” fringe at each end
- Debbie Bliss Como (4 balls)
- Size 15 needles
CO: Cast on
K2tog: Knit 2 stitches together
YO: Yarn over
Cast on 13 stitches.
Pattern Row: K1, YO, K2tog
Repeat this row to desired length. Bind off.
Add fringe if desired. For 6” fringe wrap yarn around 8” piece of cardboard 4 times and cut. Use crochet hook to secure to end of scarf. Cut end of fringe – this creates an 8-strand fringe about 6” long. Make 6 for each end of scarf.