Diverting Scarf

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Diverting Scarf Pattern


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Knitting: Diverting Scarf
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Pattern Details:

Pattern Details

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Women, Men, Girls, Boys



Skill Level:

little skill level requirement Novice

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Long-tail cast-on

Pattern Description:

Diverting Scarf is a reversible garter stitch scarf. Shaped as a parallelogram and worked on the bias, this scarf uses an intriguing technique that involves only cast-on, bind-off and knit stitch; no increase, decrease nor short-rows are used. It makes a great on-the-go mindless project. Have fun with your knitting!


20 sts and 43 rows in 10 cm (4") in garter stitch, blocked.

Gauge is not critical but affects the finished size and yardage requirement.

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • The finished scarf measures 168 cm / 66" in length (tip to tip) and 12.5 cm / 5" in width.


  • 3.75 mm (US 5) needles, any type; adjust needle size if necessary to obtain gauge.

You Will Also Need:

  • Yarn needle

Suggested yarn:

305 yards of Sport weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Malabrigo Arroyo


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About Designer

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Cristina is a Waldorf mama living with her son, husband and two cats at the seaside of Tuscany. Being a knitwear designer fits much better into her family schedule than being a science researcher. It nurtures her creative mind, too.

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