Triangle Scarf Cowl Knitting Pattern : Claret

Grab this FREE triangle scarf knitting pattern + video tutorial! This is a great pick-up & put-down project. It includes a video showing you how to get started and how to end it.


Available Sizes: One
Pattern Format: Written Pattern, No Chart
Pattern Language: English
Skill Level: Beginner
PDF Format: Printer Friendly
Bonus: Video


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Knit Flat {Back & Forth}
Knit & Purl Stitches



Yarn Weight: Super Bulky
Yardage: 125 – 135 yards {114 – 123 meters}
Suggested Yarn: Lion Brand Wool Ease Thick & Quick
Needle Size: US 15 {10mm} Knitting Needles


Yarn Substitutes:

Cascade Lana Grande
Lang Yarns Virginia
Phildar Phil Alaska
Rowan Big Wool Yarn
MillaMia Super Chunky

Read more about yarn substitutions here {+ video}.



Measurements: 61″ x 12 1/2″ {155cm x 32cm}
Gauge: 9 STS & 14 rows per 4” {10cm} square, knit in the pattern below
Weight: 8.1oz {235g}



Knit from end to end.
Knit using the garter stitch.




Pattern, Knit Flat {Back & Forth}:

CO 1 stitch



Row 1: KFB


Row 2: *K*

Row 3: *K*

Row 4: *K*

Row 5: KFB *K*

Repeat rows 2-5 until it measures 30” {76cm}, about 27 STS wide, or desired length/width.



Row 1: *K*

Row 2: *K*

Row 3: *K*

Row 4: K1, SKP, *K*

Repeat rows 1-4 until you have 4 STS


To end:

Row 1-3: *K*

Row 4: K1, SKP, K1 {3 STS remaining}

Row 5-7: *K*

Row 8: K1, SKP {2 STS remaining}

Row 9-11: *K*

Row 12: SKP {1 STS remaining}


Weave in the ends.

No blocking necessary.



* – * – repeat between *
CO – cast-on {long-tail cast-on method}
K – knit stitches {K1 means to knit 1 stitch}
KFB – knit the stitch, before slipping off, knit another stitch into the back of the same stitch, slip to right needle
SKP – Slip 1 stitch purl-wise, knit 1 stitch, pass slipped stitch over knit stitch
STS – stitches




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Triangle Scarf Cowl Knitting Pattern : Claret


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