Abbreviations:  yo= yarnover     k2tog= knit 2 sts together    

                                ssk= slip 1st as if to knit, slip another st as if to knit, insert LH ndl through these 2sts and knit them together

                                psso= pass the slipped st over the next st on the RH needle 

                                k3tog= knit three sts together     yoX2= bring yarn forward, over ndl, yarn forward and over ndl 2nd time

                               tbl= through the back loop            kfb= knit into the front of the stitch, then k into the back of the stitch

Row 1:  (k1, p1, k1), yo, k3, *(yo, k2tog, k1, ssk, yo, k3)* X 5 (this means repeat between the asterisks five times), yo, (k1, p1, k1)  — RIGHT SIDE ROW.

Row 2:  (k1, p1, k1), purl to last three stitches, (k1, p1, k1) — WRONG SIDE ROW.

Row 3:  (k1, p1, k1), k1, yo, slip 1-k2tog-psso, yo, * (k2tog, k1, ssk, yo, slip 1-k2tog-psso, yo)* X 5, k1, (k1, p1, k1).

Row 4:  (k1, p1, k1),  purl to last three stitches, (k1, p1, k1).

Row 5:  (k1, p1, k1), *(ssk, yo, k3tog, in next stitch: k1/yo/k1)* X 5, ssk, yo, k3tog, (k1, p1, k1).

Row 6:  (k1, p1, k1), purl to last three stitches, (k1, p1, k1).

Row 7:  (k1, p1, k1), *(slip 1-k2tog-psso, k1 tbl, k1, yox2, kfb)* X 5, slip 1-k2tog-psso, (k1, p1, k1).

Row 8:  (k1, p1, k1), p3, *(p first wrap of double yarnover, k 2nd wrap of double yarnover, p5)* X 4, purl first wrap of next yarnover, knit 2nd wrap of yo, p3, (k1, p1, k1).

here is a cropped photo so as not to give away the further mystery…

scarf through clue 2 ;-D