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Urban Reflection CAL Week 4: Border and Blocking

Buffalo Check Obsession Scarf Photo Tutorials

Photo Tutorials
I will apologize, red and black yarns are probably the HARDEST to photograph. I tried to make these pictures as clear as possible.

Carrying color B when working Strip A
Cross color B over color A.
Ch 1 locking color B in the st.

Turn your work. Begin your next row of sts carrying color B under color A.

How to change from color A to color B on the plaid squares
Always carry the unused color under the stitches.

How to change from color B to color A on the plaid squares
Always carry the unused color under the stitches.

How to move color B when turning your work while working the plaid squares.

Carrying color A when working Strip B
Draw through last stitch with color A.

Begin working with color A, carrying color B under the stitches.

Border Stitches
When creating the border, catch the carried yarn in your stitches.

When working on a square, this shows where to place your st in between rows.

When working between squares, this shows where to place your st in between rows.

Attaching the strips together 
Verify that both strips are right side up and that the top of the stitches are on the same side.

Sl st the two strips together.

Lay your strips out flat as you go verifying that the squares line up.

Surface crochet 
I hold my working yarn under my scarf, insert my hook to the back,

Draw up a loop,

Draw through loop on hook creating a sl st.


  1. This is a really cool pattern! It looks fun, too. Can't wait to try it, thank you so much for sharing!!

    1. Thank you so much!!! And you're very welcome, I hope you enjoy making it!

  2. This is a beautiful scarf I hope I can make do it justice.


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