Saturday, March 15, 2008
Monarch '40s Head Scarf
HEAD SCARF 395
2 Balls White
1 Pair No. 2 Needles
1 Large Crochet Hook
Cast on 19 sts.
2nd Row -(K1 P1, K1) all in 1st stitch, P2tog. *(K1, P1, K1) all in next st. P3tog, repeat from * to within 3 sts. P2tog, (K1, P1, K1) all in last stitch (23 sts. on needle).
(Note.-There are 4 sts increased every 2nd row).
Repeat the last 2 rows, until work mesures 23 inches from centre. Cast off loosely, do not break wool, turn.
BORDER -Chain 14, work 1 sc in 3rd st, *ch 14, miss 2 sts, 1 sc in next st, repeat from * across the cast-off sts to corner, ch 14, 1 sc in same st as last sc, ** ch 14, 1 sc in 2 nd row of pattern, repeat from ** along side edge, across the cast-on sts, and up other side. Fasten off securely.
Monarch’s Hand Knit Styles for “Teen-Agers”, 1940s