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Hi folks! I'm Annie and I have been crafting since before I knew what "crafting" was. I took up knitting in 2002 on a whim when I found a pamphlet in a Michaels store. I've been hooked ever since. ...

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Neck Kraken

from Wattsolak Designs
(6) Name: 'Knitting : Neck Kraken
Neck Kraken
Neck Kraken
Neck Kraken

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • knitting in the round

Pattern Description:

Forget lush stoles and furs, this year it's all about slimy creatures wrapped around your neck!

This entertaining scarf has tentacles in place of fringe, plus a hidden loop on the underside to draw one end through and keep it snug around your neck. Simple joining tricks in the pattern allow virtually no seaming on this one.


22 stitches and 24 rows = 4 inches in Stockinette st

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • one size


  • US size 8 needles
  • DK weight yarn

You Will Also Need:

  • scrap yarn
  • tapestry needle

Suggested yarn:

738 yards of DK weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Knit Picks Gloss