Leafy Garter Keyhole Scarf
Leafy Garter Keyhole Scarf joins a basic garter stitch neck with a
fancy leafy cabled section at the ends. The garter neckline is simple
to knit and can be altered to be as snug or long as desired. The
leafy ends allow you to sew them completely on for a fancy ending
to a long scarf or leave small sections not sewn creating an area to
slip the opposite section through.
The scarf may be knit with any type of yarn simply change the needle size to reflect the new yarn selection. The garter neck may need to be altered but can be easily.
Ssk—slip one stitch as if to knit, Slip another stitch as if to knit. Insert left-hand needle into front of these 2 stitches and knit
K2tog—Knit two stitches together as one stitch
(kpk) in 1 -Knit, purl and knit again all in the same stitch to make 3 stitches out of 1 stitch
C5 over 5 left -slip 5 stitches onto cable hook, hold in front of work, knit next 5 stitches. Knit 5 stitches on cable hook Sl1 k2tog psso -slip 1, k2tog, pass slip stitch over k2tog
K4tog -Knit four stitches together as one
Width—apprx 10 inches
Length—apprx 36 inches
Size 10 (6.0 mm) straight knitting needles
2 balls of Cascade Baby Alpaca Chunky,108 yards.