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Waffle Stitch Scarf Neck Warmer Knitting Pattern

This Waffle Stitch Scarf Neck Warmer is the perfect knitting project to keep you cozy. This design uses the Waffle Stitch Knitting Pattern and is an easy level project of knits and purls knitted flat on straight needles, perfect for everyone who has completed my Absolute Beginner Knitting Series

Edged in the Garter Stitch with the body in a Waffle Stitch design, both stitches are from pages 3 and 25 of my new Knit Stitch Pattern Book, available online in print and digital worldwide. I hope you have fun knitting up the perfect neck warmer scarf!

Love easy scarf patterns? I have more knit and purl scarf patterns for you in Stockinette, Zigzag, and Seed Stitches.

Knitted Waffe Stitch Neck Warmer Scarf in yellow yarn color.

KNITTING TECHNIQUES for Waffle Stitch Scarf

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Optional: Buttonholes

Learn how to knit this fashionable knitted scarf with free knitting pattern and video tutorial by Studio Knit.

MATERIALS for Waffle Stitch Scarf

YARN #4 Worsted Weight
(sample created with 267 yards of Caron yarn in color Sunflower)

KNITTING NEEDLES (Size 7 US / 4.5 mm)

SCISSORS

TAPESTRY NEEDLE

OPTIONAL: BUTTONS

MATERIALS Learn how to knit this fashionable knitted scarf with free knitting pattern and video tutorial by Studio Knit.

WATCH STEP-BY-STEP VIDEO TUTORIAL
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Knitted Waffe Stitch Neck Warmer Scarf in yellow yarn color.

Waffle Stitch Scarf Neck Warmer Knitting Pattern

Yield: Scarf in Waffle Stitch Texture
Prep Time: 10 minutes
Active Time: 10 hours
Additional Time: 10 minutes
Total Time: 10 hours 20 minutes
Difficulty: Experienced Beginner

This Waffle Stitch Scarf Neck Warmer is the perfect knitting project to keep you cozy. This design uses the Waffle Stitch Knitting Pattern and is an easy level project of knits and purls knitted flat on straight needles.

Materials

  • Yarn - Worsted Weight #4 in any fiber or color of your choice

Tools

  • Knitting Needles - Size 7 US (4.5 mm) straight needles
  • Tapestry Needle
  • Scissors
  • Optional: Buttons

Instructions

Knitting Gauge: 16 Sts x 26 Rows in Waffle Stitch Pattern = 4” x 4” / 10 x 10 cm


Cast On 35 Stitches for 8 inch wide scarf; or
Cast On 26 Stitches for 6 inch narrow scarf.


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STARTER ROWS

Row 1: Knit All

Row 2: Knit All

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WAFFLE PATTERN


Row 1: K2, * K1, P2 *, Finish with K3

Row 2: K2, * P1, K2 *, Finish with P1, K2

Row 3: Knit All

Row 4: K2, Purl All, Finish with K2

Repeat Rows 1 - 4 until your scarf measures the length you desire.
(sample shown is wide version at 8" by 38" long)


See “Secure Scarf Instructions” Below

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FINISHING ROWS

Row 1: Knit All

Row 2: Knit All


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Bind Off all stitches.


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Weave In Ends... and you are DONE!

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SECURE SCARF INSTRUCTIONS


Either secure neck warmer scarf in place with brooches, pins, or buttons.


Buttons: Add your buttonholes during “Row 3: Knit All” of the Waffle Pattern.


Sample shown added the buttonholes on the 2nd repeat (at the 7th row of the waffle pattern).


See my Buttonhole tutorial.

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