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GARTER ST (back and forth on needle):
K all rows. 1 ridge = 2 rows K.
See diagram A.1. Diagram shows all rows in pattern seen from RS.
Piece is worked in 2 parts and sewn tog in the middle so that the pattern beg the same way in both ends of scarf.
Loosely cast on 29 sts on needle size 5 mm / US 8 with Big Merino and work 2 ridges in GARTER ST - see explanation above (1st row = RS).
Then continue according to diagram A.1 (= 29 sts).
When piece measures approx. 90 cm / 35½"'' – stop after 1 complete repetition vertically, K 1 row from RS and K 1 row from WS before slipping sts on 1 stitch holder.
Work another part the same way.
Graft/sew the 2 parts tog stitch by stitch.
K from RS, P from WS
P from RS, K from WS
1 YO between 2 sts
K 2 tog
slip 1 st as if to K, K 1, psso
K 3 tog
slip 1 st as if to K, K 2 tog, psso
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