Man Scarf – Mistake Rib Scarf in Three Weights for Men
It’s so rugged and burly, I actually just like to call it “man-stitch.” Why? In a chunky yarn this is a perfect stitch for a guy’s scarf or sweater, and it’s super-easy – but not boring – to knit.
- Sizes: One size
- Finished Measurements: 5 ½ inches wide by 5-6 feet long
- Yarn Weight: Bulky (7 wpi)
- Yarn: 300 yards worsted (aran, bulky-weight) yarn
- Needles: 1 pair straight needles,
- Needle size: US 10½ - 6.5 mm
- Notions: Scissors, tapestry needle
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Published July 11, 2018