On the Fringes Scarf by Claire Crompton

On the Fringes Scarf

October 2006
DK (11 wpi) ?
18 stitches and 17 rows = 4 inches
in Unstretched k2, p2 rib with all 3 yarns held together
US 10½ - 6.5 mm
5.0 mm (H)
312 - 458 yards (285 - 419 m)
one size
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From the book: “This simple scarf gets its style impact from the use of combined yarns. Once you have cast on, you need only learn a simple two-row pattern repeat to produce a thick k2, p2 rib. Instructions are given for a fringe; alternatively, you could leave the scarf plain.”


  • 1 pair of size 10.5 (7mm) needles

Hooks (note: crochet hook is used only for fringe):

  • Size H/8 (5mm) crochet hook

Other supplies:

  • Piece of cardboard 9in (23cm) wide