Drum Beat Scarf/Cowl

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Drum Beat Scarf/Cowl Pattern


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Knitting: Drum Beat Scarf/Cowl
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Pattern Details:

Pattern Details






Women, Men



Skill Level:

medium skill level requirement Intermediate

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Increasing
  • Decreasing
  • Cabling
  • seaming
  • grafting

Pattern Description:

This reversible infinity scarf/cowl was inspired by traditional drums. It is knit flat and then the ends are seamed or grafted together. As a bonus, I have included an edging in the pattern that can be added to the ends of a non-seamed scarf to make it match the sides.

Sizes: All sizes are 8"/20cm wide. Available lengths are 36" (48", 60")/ 92 cm (122cm, 152cm)

The pattern is available in both charted and written forms.


18 stitches x 26 rows = 4 inches in Garter Stitch

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • 8" x 36" (48", 60")


  • US Size 8 needles

You Will Also Need:

  • yarn needle
  • stitch markers (2-optional)

Suggested yarn:

500 yards of Worsted weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Miss Babs Yowza- Whatta Skein!



About Designer

About Designer

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I am knitter, Classicist, Whovian, and Harry Potter nerd. My knitting obsessions right now include cables (especially reversible ones), slipped stitches, garter stitch, beading, and hats. Lots of hats.

I try to include both charts and written directions in all of my patterns.

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