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Modern two-needle scarves are generated in the same way but under another structure in design, these protective elements from the cold are rectangular, long, now they tend to be wider, like a jumper or poncho, some are large with noticeable stitches, These especially require special materials, such as T-shirt yarn or thick wool known as XL, they are usually made by hand and are in trend, another modern aspect is the use of colors, they are mixed to create amazing effects, which makes them suitable for any type of outfit.
Another type of modern two-needle scarf designs are those that look like shawls, reach the waist as a jacket and even have pockets, some are no longer long, they are woven short and are closed with beautiful details, they seem to be a thick necklace, All these new designs require having a pattern so that you know the different moments in which you must change the color, the stitch or the precise moment to turn the fabric and make increases to achieve the correct shape, if you are a beginner it is a good idea that you weave a traditional design, but mixing colors.
In this way you can gain experience and then generate original works, in which the changes are produced by your imagination, where it is only necessary to know how to read the pattern.
Something modern that is achieved with two needles is that the scarves are reversible, this example scarf with which you can start knitting is under a pattern of multiples of four, with edges on each side, it has a width of 18 cm. and the length of 1.60 cm. It is long and is made with a total of forty stitches, with two additional stitches, take the needles of the size you want, remember that everything depends on the thickness of the thread, the smaller the stitch is tiny, this aspect of choosing is another characteristic which is based on your creativity.
Mount 18 stitches on a needle, the two stitches on the edges are to make the edge stitches, for the first round the first stitch is left unwoven, remember that this is the edge stitch, the first right stitch is made by the part from the back, the second right from the front, the third right from the back, just like the first and the fourth a reverse stitch, these stitches are the ones that form the multiples, the same operation is done until the round is finished, the next round, point if knitting, repeat the line.
The originality in the piece depends on the mixture of colors that can be mixed, if it is a total of forty points, you can play by changing the tone by half in a quarter, there are designs in which they are played with the stitches of two needles step by step, where there is a relief in the middle of the piece, many designs end with fringes or are finished in a diagonal cut to generate a wonderful effect like the one seen in the following example, a scarf with excellent color management .
Another type of modern handmade scarves are those that are woven by hand, the hands are not used and the arms act as needles, this is given for large and original pieces that stand out due to the use of thick threads, to In our example, it is only necessary to finish with the same stitch until the required size is achieved, whether it is for men, women or children, so you must measure before determining and generating the edge points.
Patterns for modern two-needle scarves are easily found for free on specialized knitting pages.