Norwegian Star Illusion Scarf

Now you see it, now you don’t!  It’s an illusion!  Introducing Illusion Knitting… Create a design that is hidden in your knit.  Amanda shares the technique in this pattern. See video for step by step of the knitting process.

Pattern and Video by:  Amanda Pratt



LOOM:  Chunky All-n-One Loom, Limited Edition

YARN:  305 yards #5 bulky weight yarn,  Bernat Softee Chunky in Seagreen(B),  and Natural (W).

NOTIONS:  crochet hook, row counter.

SIZE: 9″ x 48″

Abbreviations:

K = Knit  P= Purl

W = Natural color yarn  B = Seagreen color yarn

 

‘INSTRUCTIONS

Mark pegs 2, 6, 24, and 29.

With B yarn, cast on 29 pegs using the crochet chain cast on.

PART 1

Row 1: B – K

Row 2: B – P

Row 3: W – K

Row 4: W – P

*Repeat until you have 10 rows*

PART 2

Row 1: W – K

Row 2: W – K1, P4, K6, P1, K5, P1, K6, P4, K1

Row 3: B – K

Row 4: B – K1, P4, K1, P5, K1, P5, K1, P5, K1, P4, K1 

Row 5: W – K

Row 6: W – K1, P4, K6, P2, K3, P2, K6, P4, K1

Row 7: B – K

Row 8: B – K1, P4, K1, P5, K2, P3, K3, P5,  K1, P4, K1

Row 9: W – K

Row 10: W –K1, P4, K6, P3, K1, P3, K6, P4, K1

Row 11: B –K

Row 12: B – K1, P4, K1, P5, K3, P1, K3, P5, K1,P4,K1 

Row 13: W -K

Row 14: W – K1, P4, K3, P3, K1, P2, K1, P2, K1, P3, K3, P4, K1

Row 15: B –K

Row 16: B – K1, P4, K1 P2, K3, P1, K2, P1, K2, P1, K3, P2, K1, P4, K1

Row 17: W – K

Row 18: W – K1, P4, K4, P3, K1, P1, K1, P1, K1, P3, K4, P4, K1

Row 19: B – K

Row 20: B – K1, P4, K1, P3, K3, P1, K1, P1, K1, P1, K3, P3, K1, P4, K1

Row 21: W – K

Row 22: W – K1, P4, K5, P3, K3, P3, K5, P4, K1

Row 23: B – K

Row 24: B – K1, P4, K1, P4, K3, P3, K3, P4, K1, P4, K1

Row 25: W – K

Row 26: W – K1, P4, K9, P1, K9, P4, K1

Row 27: B – K

Row 28: B – K1, P4, K1, P8, K1, P8, K1, P4, K1

Row 29: W – K

Row 30: W – K1, P4, K5, P3, K3, P3, K5, P4, K1

Row 31: B – K

Row 32: B – K1, P4, K1, P4, K3, P3, K3, P4, K1, P4, K1
Row 33:W –
K

Row 34:W – K1, P4, K4, P3, K1, P1, K1, P1, K1, P3, K4, P4, K1

Row 35: B – K

Row 36: B – K1, P4, K1, P3, K3, P1, K1, P1, K1, P1, K3, P3, K1, P4, K1

Row 37:W – K

Row 38:W –K1, P4, K3, P3, K1, P2, K1, P2, K1, P3, K3, P4, K1

Row39: B – K

Row 40: B – K1, P4, K1, P2, K3, P1, K2, P1, K2, P1, K3, P4, K1, P4, K1

Row 41:W –K

Row 42:W – K1, P4, K6, P3, K1, P3, K6, P4, K1

Row 43: B – K

Row 44: B – K1, P4, K1, P5, K3, P1, K3, P5, K1, P4, K1

Row 45:W -K

Row 46:W -K1, P4, K6, P2, K3, P2, K6, P4, K1

Row 47: B – K

Row 48: B – K1, P4, K1, P5, K2, P3, K2, P4, K1, P4, K1

Row 49:W -K

Row 50:W –K1, P4, K6, P1, K5, P1, K6, P4, K1

Row 51: B – K

Row 52: B – K1, P4, K1, P5, K1, P5, K1, P5, K1, P4, K1

Row 53:W -K

Row 54:W -K1, P4, K19, K4, P1

Row 55: B – K

Row 56: B – K1, P4, K1, P17, K1, P4, K1

Repeat Part two 4 more times

Repeat Part 1

Use basic bind off, and weave in all ends.

Pattern VIDEO

One thought on “Norwegian Star Illusion Scarf

  1. Hi,
    Row 8 has 30 stitches. What should the pattern be? Sorry the pattern graph is to confusing for me to use. Thank you.

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