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#174 Simpatico Alpaca Stole

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(6) Name: 'Knitting : #174 Simpatico Alpaca Stole
#174 Simpatico Alpaca Stole simpatico alpaca stole
#174 Simpatico Alpaca Stole simpatico alpaca stole

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • k = knit; p = purl; pfb = purl into front and back loops; p-tbl = purl 1 through back loop; yo = yarn over; k2tog = knit 2 sts together; ssk = [sl 1 knitwise] 2 times, k these 2 sts tog through back loops; k3tog = knit 3 sts together; sl1-k2tog-psso = sl 1 knitwise, knit 2 together, pass sl st over k2tog; 3/1 RPC, 3/1 LPC, 3/2 RPC, 3/2 LPC, 3/3 RC = cable twists explained in CABLE STITCH notes; Bind 3 = explained in CABLE STITCH notes.

Pattern Description:

A gorgeous cable panel and lacy leaf panel travel in perfect harmony along the length of this generous rectangular stole (or scarf).

Both stitch designs gently wave in sync, creating a pretty curved edge along one long edge. Knit in the fabulous Ultra Alpaca yarn from Berocco for a very luxe feel, stunning heathered color, and great stitch definition.

Garter stitch edging is knit-in all around for the finishing touch.

Wear the versatile stole around your shoulders, draped or wrapped, or use it as a very cozy scarf! It will easily become your must-have item whenever you walk out the door.

Smaller Scarf size instructions included as well.


17-st Cable panel = 2 3/4" [7 cm] and 24 rows = 3 1/2" [9 cm]

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Scarf: 10" [25.5 cm] wide x 57 1/4" [145.5 cm] long; Stole: 15 3/4" [40 cm] wide x 64 1/4" [163 cm] long.


  • A worsted-weight yarn in an alpaca/wool blend: Approximate total yardage required: 645 (860) yds [590 (792 m)]. Yarn label suggested gauge: 5 sts = 1" [2.5 cm] on size 8 [5 mm] needles. Please visit this pattern at SweaterBabe.com for yarn suggestions, photos of finished projects, etc. Shown in: Berroco Ultra Alpaca (50% Super Fine Alpaca/50% Peruvian Wool; 3.5 oz/100g [215 yds/198 m] per ball): 3 (4) hanks in Color #6283 Lavender Mix. NOTE: The Stole size uses almost all 4 hanks, so be sure to match the gauge

Suggested yarn:

860 yards of Worsted weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Berroco Ultra Alpaca


Lavender Mix