Our Free Beginner Tutorial Design for the Garter Stitch Scarf is a perfect first project. It's designed for absolute beginners, and the digital version is integrated with KnitSchool (our knitting skills videos).
You'll learn how to: cast on, knit stitch, change balls of yarn, bind off, and block the finished scarf
Want the Free Digital Design PDF with clickable links? CLICK HERE.
Want the Kit? CLICK HERE.
Any worsted weight wool; we recommend Erika Knight Vintage Wool, BC Garn Northern Lights, or Jorstad Creek Arranmore. In your beginner kit, we’ve included enough yarn to make a 65” long scarf.
If you’re not using one of our kits, you will need at least 320 m (350 yds) of yarn.
Yarn amounts given are based on average requirements and are approximate.
NEEDLES & NOTIONS:
Size 5.5 millimeter straight needles (or US size 9)
Tapestry needle for sewing in the ends
Scissors (not included in the kit)
3.75 stitches to the inch, although matching gauge exactly isn’t necessary for this project
7 ½ - 8” Width, 65” Length (or the length of your choice)