Friday, August 27, 2010
Harry Potter House Scarves
Ask the sorting hat what house you're in...
(depending on if you’re following the book or movie)
I am not an expert on tunisian crochet, so here are some excellent resources for the tunisian knit stitch.
http://www.nexstitch.com/v_tks.html (also shows basic return row)
With A, Ch 14. Working in the tunisian crochet knit stitch (tks), insert hook in 2nd ch from hook, and complete the forward row. Complete a basic return row.
Continue in this pattern with A until section measures 6.5 inches long finishing with a forward row.
Color Changing Section:
Pick up B and complete return row.
Row 1 Forward: Pull up stitches to the left.
Row 1 Return: Yarn over to the right.
Row 2 Forward: Pull up stitches to the left.
Row 2 Return: Yarn over to the right.
Row 3 Forward: Pull up stitches to the left.
Row 3 Return: Drop B and pick up A
Repeat Color changing section with A and then again with B
Change to A and repeat solid section (measures 6.5 inches)
Repeat color changing section again.
Continue in this pattern until you have the desired scarf length of your choice!