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Mixed Fiber Shawl and Scarf

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Mixed Fiber Shawl and Scarf One
Got left over scarf yarns? Careful combination of coordinating colors and textures can produce fantastic results. Pair color, texture and easy garter stitch and you can create masterpieces as individual as snowflakes.

The Size:
Scarf: 55" x 7" (excluding fringe)
Shawl: 74" x 10" (excluding fringe)

The Materials:
Assorted scarf yarns- near full skeins of 8 to 11 yarns works well.
For Scarf: US #8 and 10 needles
For Shawl: US #9 and 11 needles

The Model Shown in:
1 skein each Berroco Yarns: Boho 9272, Idol 1556, Suede 3751; Suede Deluxe 3914, Touché 7908 & 7940; Ultra Silk 6115, Yoga 6438

The Gauge:
For Scarf: 3.6 sts/in on #8 needle
For Shawl: 3.3 sts/in on #9 needle

The Knitting:
Instructions are written for the scarf with the shawl instructions in ( ).Scarf and Shawl are knit in Garter stitch: knit every row. Using larger needle, cast on 200 (250) stitches. Change to smaller needle and work in garter stitch three rows of each yarn leaving a tail at the beginning and end of each yarn of about 8 inches for instant fringe. Try to randomly use yarns and double thinner yarns and carry threads with other yarns.

When piece measures 7 (10) inches, bind off with larger needle. If desired, supplement fringe with leftover yarns. Trim fringe even at about 8 inches.

Recommended Yarns by Berroco: Bling Bling, Boho, Boho Colors, Candy, Chinchilla, Crystal, Gem, Glace, Glitz, Idol, Jewel, Lazer, Lullaby, Metallic, Mirror, Monet, Mosaic, Optik, Opulent, Plume, Quest, Quest Colors, Runway, Sizzle, Sizzle Bright, Softwist, Softy, Suede, Tassel, Touché, TuTu, Ultra Silk, Yoga, Zen, Zen Colors Zoom and Zodiac.

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