Menat Scarf

from Desert Rose Designs

Menat Scarf Pattern


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Knitting: Menat Scarf
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Pattern Details:

Pattern Details






Women, Girls, Petite, Tall, Plus-sized



Skill Level:

medium skill level requirement Intermediate

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • knit
  • purl
  • decreases
  • yarn overs
  • provisional cast on helpful

Pattern Description:

Close your eyes and imagine a desert landscape on a distant planet, where the solar wind gently shapes the sand.

Now imagine that landscape captured in a Seamen style lace scarf - stitches gently swaying in time with the wind. Knit in a fingering/sock weight yarn ~ "Menat Scarf" is both inspired by and named for the Menat Dune field of Venus - the 'hot' planet of love.

You'll love this project that marries an interesting yet easy lace pattern with ribbing that gently hugs your neck - all while remaining a light weight scarf.

"Menat Scarf" is shown knit in Brooks Farm Yarn Acero (60% superwash wool, 20% silk, 20% viscose; 420 yds/113g per skein). Only 284 yds were actually used for the scarf. This size skein allows for knitting the lace ends longer if desired.


17 sts and 30 rows = 4 inches in Lace pattern

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • 9 inches x 46 inches


  • 284-420 yds fingering or sock weight yarn
  • US 7 (4.5mm) straight needles
  • Size G crochet hook

You Will Also Need:

  • waste yarn
  • tapestry needle

Suggested yarn:

300 yards of Fingering weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Brooks Farm Yarns Acero

About Designer

About Designer

Desert Rose on

I've been a 'crafter' all my life, and especially enjoy fiber arts. My first professional design was published in 2005, and since then I've had my designs published in knit.wear, Knitscene, Creative Knitting, Love of Knitting, Knitcircus, Twist Collective, Three Irish Girls Yarns, Universal Yarns, and Cascade Yarns, along with several books by DRG Publications.

When not knitting, thinking ...

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