Photo of Lynn Hamps/Wightstitches

Carisbrooke scarf

from Wightstitches
(6) Name: 'Knitting : Carisbrooke scarf
Carisbrooke scarf Carisbrooke Scarf Detail
Carisbrooke scarf Carisbrooke Scarf
Carisbrooke scarf Carisbrooke Scarf
Carisbrooke scarf Carisbrooke Scarf Detail

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Knit, Purl, Yarn Over, Knit 2 Together,
  • Slip Slip Knit.

Pattern Description:

This lovely soft and stylish scarf was inspired by the arched portcullis entranceway and crenelated towers of the 800-year-old Carisbrooke Castle that is situated on the beautiful Isle of Wight.

It is worked on straight needles with the lace pattern worked on the right side only and with a simple purl and knit on the reverse and consists of a repeat of three lace panels separated by narrow garter stitch borders. The trellis pattern is repeated on both edges with the archway pattern in the centre.

Gauge:

Not critical for this garment.

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Finished size in yarn stated and after blocking (approx): Length: 177cms (70 inches) Width: 33cms (13 inches)

Materials:

  • The example shown is knitted in 3ply Demet Wool by Ice Yarns in the shade of Green and required 4x50g skeins (each 165m/180yds)=total used approx (660m/720yds), a small amount was left over.
  • 3.00mm straight needles

You Will Also Need:

  • Large Eyed Tapestry Needle for weaving in ends.

Suggested yarn:

720 yards of Fingering weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Ice Yarns Demet Wool

Colorway:

Green
pdf Digital Download

$5.00

Intermediate
Knitting
Accessory
Women
Neckwear
Need help? Visit our Help Center »

Have you made this pattern?

Share with the Craftsy community.

About the designer

I am a self taught designer with many (many!) years of knitting and crocheting experience. Extremely keen to promote the beautiful island where I am lucky enough to reside and absolutely LOVE all ...

Read More »
View all patterns by designer (26) »