There are two* ways to finish the Stay-at-Home Auxiliary Scarf: with a knitted border, which was the original idea but will definitely take some stitch management, or with i-cord, which might be easier, given the length of the edges of the 14-square scarf. For the knitted border, you’ll need the longest circular needle available (IContinue reading “Stay-at-Home Auxiliary Scarf, Day 14 (and counting): Two Approaches to Finishing.”
There are going to two ways to work the finishing/border on the Stay-at-Home Auxiliary Scarf, because if you do all 14 squares and pick up stitches to knit the border the way I had planned it, you are going to have something like 902 sts crammed on a 48”-60” needle, and that is not theContinue reading “Definitely too many stitches.”
Day ??? for me—but a good square, with some handspun merino/grey alpaca/sari silk, Malabrigo Yarn Rastita in Glitter, and Arroyo in some sort of blue. If you’re knitting along, and you’d like to share your squares, feel free to leave a link to your instagram, blog post(s), or link your project page on Ravelry.
Okay! This is the official start. The instructions below make your first mitered square—which will be the starting point for the entire scarf. For materials, gauge, suggested needles, etc., see Day 0. Begin Work. First Mitered Square (Make 1). Using the cable cast-on method, cast on 61 sts. Row 1 (RS). sl1, k remaining. RowContinue reading “Stay-at-Home Auxiliary Mitered Square Scarf, Day 1.”