Fishtail Scarf

from Lucy Neatby

Fishtail Scarf Pattern


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Knitting: Fishtail Scarf
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Pattern Details:

Pattern Details

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Women, Girls, Petite, Tall, Plus-sized



Skill Level:

medium skill level requirement Intermediate

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • cable cast-on
  • scallop decreases

Pattern Description:

Flared scarf ends give a dramatic appearance with a
slender section to wrap cozily around your neck.


19 stitches per inch

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • approximately 60" in length by 5.5" in width


  • 100g Fingering to light sport weight wool or wool blend yarn (100 g = 300 - 400m / 328 - 430yds). Suits a yarn with a very long gradual colour gradation (such as Kauni) or a series of graduated colours.
  • Approx. 3 - 4 mm / US #3 - 5

About Designer

About Designer

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Lucy Neatby
by Lucy Neatby
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia
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Lucy is a full-time hand-knitting designer, teacher and the author of books including Cool Socks Warm Feet, Cool Knitters Finish in Style and A Little Book of BIG Holes for Hand-Knitters. She also shares her knitting techniques through her Learn with Lucy series of DVDs. Lucy lives in Nova Scotia.

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