Easy (Chunky) Cabled Scarf
Chunky yarn, 200 yards +/-
Size 11 needles
Cast on 20 stitches
First 6 rows: Garter Stitch (knit every row)
Eight-Row Pattern Repeat:
Row 1 (and all odd rows): K3, P2, K2, P6, K2, P2, K3
Rows 2, 4, 6: K3, K2, P2, K6, P2, K2, K3
Row 8 (cable row): K3, K2, P2, C6 (slip first 3 sts onto a cable hook, knit sts 4-6, then knit first 3 sts), P2, K2, K3
Repeat rows 1-8 until scarf is desired length.
Last 6 rows: Garter Stitch (knit every row)
For a nice finished look on the side edges, slip all first stitches (knit-wise) as you knit.