Knitted Wavy Rib Scarf

The light color of this long scarf shows off its beauty as you move.

Skill Level: Beginner

Finished Size: Approximately 4 1/2 x 60 inches

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What You Need

  • Lion Brand Fishermen's Wool (Art. 150) 100% Virgin Wool, 8 oz. (227 g); 465 yds. (425 m); worsted weight yarn
  • 1 skein #098 Natural
  • Size 9 (5.5 mm) needles or size needed to obtain gauge


28 sts and 24 rows = 4 inches (10 cm) over stitch pattern. TAKE TIME TO CHECK YOUR GAUGE!

Stitches Used

Pattern Stitch: Wavy Rib

Rows 1, 3, 5, 13, 15, and 17: K3, (p2, k2) 6 times, end k1.

Row 2 and All Even Rows: K the knit sts and p the purl stitches.

Rows 7, 9, and 11: K3, (p6, k2) 3 times, end k1.

Rows 19, 21, and 23: K3, p2, (k2, p6) twice, k2, p2, k3.

Row 24: Same as Row 2.

Rep Rows 1-24 for pattern.


1. Loosely cast on 28 stitches and work Wavy Rib pat until scarf measures approx 60 inches, ending with Rows 1-6.

2. Loosely bind off all sts in pat.


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