Gather a colorful palette of fingering weight yarns to knit this wavy garter stitch scarf. Choose between the small narrow scarf or wide large wrap size and work increases and decreases to form the rippling waves. An I-cord cast on and I-cord bind off sculpts the edges after each splashy stripe.
You can make this simple scarf as long as you like to showcase your favorite colors!
Sizes Small Scarf (Large Wrap) Shown in the Large Wrap size.
Finished Measurements 114 (102)” / 290 (259)cm long, 16 (27)” / 41 (69)cm wide. Measurements taken after blocking.
Yarn Fingering weight
Yardage 1200 (1920)yds / 1097 (1756)m total
Small Scarf Approximately 85yds / 78m per squiggle stripe
Large Wrap Approximately 155yds / 142m per squiggle stripe
Color A - 340yds / 311m Color B - 310yds / 283m Color C - 310yds / 283m Color D - 340yds / 311m Color E - 310yds / 283m Color F - 310yds / 283m
Needles US 5 / 3.75mm circular in 32” / 80cm length.
Notions Tapestry needle
Gauge 24 sts & 48 rows = 4” / 10cm in garter stitch after lightly blocking
Small Scarf A variety of fingering weight wool and alpaca yarns like Walk Collection Cottage Merino, Bliss, & West Wool Bicycle.
Large Wrap West Wool Bicycle Color B - Lichen (khaki green) Color D - Prince (dark blue) Color E - Greykjavik (gray) Color F - Glass (light blue)
Undercover Otter Squirm Color A - Screaming Satsuma (neon coral) Color C - Sam (orange)