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Three For The Road

Got a few hours? Knit a hat, fingerless mitts, and a scarf.
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Description
Some of the most appealing knitted accessories are the simplest to make. This hat is worked from the top down and the mitts are worked as a simple tube with a slit for the thumb. The scarf is worked in a cable pattern. "Progressive Gloves" instruction, and thumb gussets also included in download!

SKU: EP1154

Author/Speaker/Editor: Knits Team

Format: eProject

Details
Finished Size: Scarf: About 7 1/2" (19 cm) wide and 46" (117 cm) long. Hat: 22" (56 cm) circumference and 10" (25.5 cm) long; to fit a man's head. Mitts: 9" (23 cm) circumference and 10" (25.5 cm) long; to fit a man's hand.
Yarn: Scarf: Blackberry Ridge Mohair Mist (75% wool, 25% mohair; 900/950 yd [822/868 m]/lb): huckleberry, 2 skeins. Hat and mitts: Blackberry Ridge Wool/Cotton (80% wool, 20% cotton; 1300/1400 yd [1188/1280 m]/lb): natural gray, 1 skein for both hat and mitts. A few yards of waste yarn for mitts.
Yarn weight: #4 - Medium, #3 - Light
Gauge: Scarf: 8-st cable panels measure 1  1/2" (3.2 cm) wide; 28 rows = 4" (10 cm). Hat and mitts: 20 sts and 33 rows = 4" (10 cm) in St st worked in the rnd.
Needles: Scarf—Size 8 (5 mm): straight. Hat and mitts—Size 6 (4 mm): set of 5 double-pointed (dpn). Adjust needle sizes if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.
Notions: Cable needle (cn); markers (m); tapestry needle.
Originally Published: Interweave Knits Winter 2003

SKU: EP1154

Author/Speaker/Editor: Knits Team

Format: eProject

Customer Reviews

WELLLLLL Review by Marilyn

I don't know exactly what to say. $1 is ALMOST free, but since I did pay for this one here goes: First, the impression given was that it was for three (3) hats. When I received the download I discovered it was for a hat, scarf and wrist warmers. Okay. I'll do the scarf. Second: Does the staff member who wrote this pattern think we are geniuses like them??? It is a very nice looking scarf, but the pattern directions are discombobulated! Without "rewriting" the directions, the pattern is next to impossible and very annoying to follow. I know they would refund my dollar but I will not be asking for a refund as yet, as I still have to work on the hat and mitts. Their free downloads are much better written. I would certainly suggest that anyone attempting the scarf pattern to work on it with a "cheap" yarn first, not the one recommended. I would also request a rewritten pattern.

(Posted on 5/30/2013)

(Posted on 5/30/2013)