This is a handsome little scarf for the wee sophisticate in your life :-)

Designer: Molly Bell


Toddler ages 1-3NOTE: To knit the scarf for a larger child or an adult, simply expand your finished measurements and make sure that you always begin by casting on a multiple of 8 + 2.
Width: 3.25 inches
Length: 27 inches

 Debbie Bliss Cashmerino Aran [55% Merino Wool, 33% Microfiber, 12% Cashmere, 90m per 50 g ball]; color 611 Dark Red; 1 ball

 1 pair Size U.S. #8/5mm needles
 Cable Needle
 Tapestry Needle

18 sts/24 rows = 4″ in stockinette stitch

C4F = Cable 4 front by slipping next 4 sts. onto cable needle, leave at front of work, K4, then K4 from cable needle.

C4B = Cable 4 back, as above, but leaving cable needle at back of work.

The Lattice Pattern is knit in any multiple of 8 stitches + 2.CO 34.Row 1: K1, * C4F, rep. from *, K1
Row 2: Purl.
Row 3: Knit.
Row 4: Purl.
Row 5: K5, *C4B, rep from *, K5
Rows 6, 7 & 8: Repeat Rows 2, 3 & 4.Rep these 8 rows until your piece measures approx 20 inches from beg, ending with Row 4 above.Slit

Next row: K5, C4B, BO next 8 sts, C4B, k5.
Next row: P13, use backward loop method to CO 8 sts over gap made by previous row, p13.

Cont in patt until piece measures approx 27 inches from beg, ending with Row 8. BO all sts.

Use tapestry needle and a short length of extra yarn to whip stitch around the edges of your slit and clean up any messy-looking loops.