wheat *free*
beautifully basic learn-to-knit scarf

Cast on and learn to knit with Alexa and Emily! Wheat is a beginner scarf, backed up by tutorials showing how to cast on, knit, purl, bind off, and read a knitting pattern.

Prefer to start with a baby blanket? All the basics are covered in the Malt Blanket too.


download Wheat Scarf pattern > Wheat Scarf

Tutorials ::: How to Cast On (video), How to Knit (video), How to Purl (video), How to Bind Off (Video), How to Knit Your First Scarf, How to Weave in Ends, Basic Blocking, and all about Knitting Supplies: Knitting Needles and Yarn.


sizing Finished scarf will be approximately 8" wide x 60" long
materials 400 yds worsted / aran weight yarn
(adult sample shown in Sweet Fiber Cashmerino Worsted in 'spanish coin')
gauge 14 sts / 4" in garter stitch
(don't worry about gauge if this is your first knitting project)
suggested needles US #8 / 5.0 mm needles
notes The wheat scarf is knit in rows from end to end.
on Ravelry

 

wheat scarf

wheat scarf

wheat scarf

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wheat scarf

wheat scarf