Sewing a scarf is an easy project that you can try even if you are a beginner to sewing. You can use any fabric you like to create a unique scarf. You can make an infinity scarf, which is a scarf that is in a circle, a straight scarf using a lightweight fabric, or a ruffle scarf using knit fabric or an old sweater.
To determine how many stitches you will need to cast on, take your (gauge per inch) x (total width in inches) and the total will be the number of stitches needed for your scarf. This means you will need to cast on 36 stitches when working with a gauge of 4.5 per inch in order to get a scarf that is 8 inches wide.
To knit a scarf, start by casting on 40 stitches on your needles and knit for 12 rows. Then, cut your yarn with scissors and tie on a different colored yarn. Knit another 12 rows before switching colors again. Continue this pattern until the scarf is long enough to wrap around your neck a few times.
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