Lighten Up!


Lighten Up! Pattern


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Pattern Details:

Pattern Details






Women, Girls, Petite, Tall, Plus-sized



Skill Level:

medium skill level requirement Intermediate

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Read a lace chart
  • SSK, K2TOG, YO

Pattern Description:

This scarf is knit center out, using Judy's Magic Cast-on, and is worked using the 2 circular needle method. Links are provided to tutorials in the pattern file, but the techniques are not explained explicitly within the pattern itself.


24 sts & 32 rows=4" in st st using 3.5 mm ndl
1 patt rep=2 1/2" wide using 3.5 mm ndl

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • 18" wide and 85" long from point to point


  • Yarn Knit Picks Gloss Fingering [70% merino wool, 30% silk; 220 yds/50 gms] Color #24612 Kenai (turquoise); 3 skeins Color #25017 Sea Spray (light blue); 3 skeins

You Will Also Need:

  • Needles Two US 4 (3.5 mm) 40 inch circular knitting needles US 8 (5 mm) straight or circular needle, for binding off Notions Tapestry needle, stitch markers

About Designer

About Designer

Amy Gunderson on

I've been driven to create for as long as I can remember. Although I'm concentrating on knitting right now, I also love to sew, weave, and crochet.

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