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(6) Name: 'Knitting : Hari

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Knitting
  • Purling
  • Working basic lace

Pattern Description:

Hari (jap.) - needle, spike.

This cool accessory provides one with many options. Worked in a rectangular shape just like for a basic scarf using an amazing textured stitch pattern that makes this whimsy a delightful sight. Inspired by intricate pleating it transitions into knit fabric with flexibility and wearability.
Wear it as a scarf, longer or shorter cowl, a snood or even
a bolero.
All those manipulations using minimal of haberdashery but
awarding the simplest of outfit with a stunning detail.

This pattern includes written pattern as well as a chart.
Ultimately any weight yarn can be used for this pattern, but keep in mind that yardage requirements would change accordingly.


5.5 sts and 8 rows in 1" over Stitch pattern

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • 9" wide and 45" long. Shorter version can be worn as Cowl, Snood, Loop cowl, Shrug
  • 13.5" wide and 66" long. Longer version can be worn as Scarf, Shawl, Long Sleeved Shrug, Doubled cowl


  • Madelinetosh Merino Light, 100% super wash merino wool, sport weight; 440 yds/402 m; approx. 115 gr. color Cloak, short version - 1 skein; long version - 2 skeins
  • OR 440 (880) yds of any other fingering or sport weight yarn

You Will Also Need:

  • US 5 (3.75 mm) needle
  • Tapestry needle
  • 13 [17] small hooks and eyes (for loop cowl and shrug versions)
  • Sewing needle and matching thread
  • Row counter (optional)

Suggested yarn:

440 yards of Sport weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Madelinetosh Tosh Merino Light



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Innovative knitwear designs by Olga Buraya-Kefelian

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