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Skipperling

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A scarf for all seasons, Skipperling combines lace and twisted stitches in an elegant, feminine design that works equally well with jeans and a jacket or a little black dress. It's knit in fingering weight yarn in one piece, from end to end--no grafting required. Blocked dimensions: 54 inches/137 cm by 8 inches/20 cm Gauge: 25 sts/30 rows = 4 inches/10 cm in lace pattern after blocking Yardage: 375 yards/342 m fingering weight yarn. Sample was knit with Sunshine Yarns Luxury Sock in the Lone Wolf colorway. Needles: US 4/3.50mm OR SIZE NEEDED TO OBTAIN GAUGE Notions: stitch markers, tapestry needle, stainless steel T-pins, blocking wires (optional) Pattern instructions: written and charted Techniques: The scarf's lace pattern has "action" rows on both the RS and WS (i.e., yarn overs and decreases are worked on every row). Techniques include casting on, binding off, knit, purl, ktbl, ptbl, yarn overs, ssk, k2tog, p2tog, p2tog-tbl. Difficulty: Advanced/confident beginner to intermediate. Some lace experience helpful. BASIC SKILLS NECESSARY cast on, bind off, knit, purl, ktbl, ptbl, yarn overs, ssk, k2tog, p2tog, p2tog-tbl GAUGE 25 sts/30 rows = 4 inches/10 cm in lace pattern after blocking SIZING / FINISHED MEASUREMENTS 54 inches/137 cm by 8 inches/20 cm SUGGESTED YARN 375 yards of Fingering weight PREFERRED BRAND/YARN Sunshine Yarns Luxury Sock COLORWAY Lone Wolf

Recommended with this pattern

  • 375 yards/342 m fingering weight yarn
  • US 4/3.50mm knitting needles
  • tapestry needle, T-pins

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Blue Peninsula
I am an artist and knitwear designer living in Amherst, Massachusetts. My knitting patterns are available through Craftsy, Ravelry, and Etsy. My designs have also been published by Brooklyn Tweed, Quince and Co., Knitscene, Interweave Knits, Green Mountain Spinnery, and Knitty. Visit the Blue Peninsula Facebook page or my website, Blue Peninsula, at http://www.bluepeninsulaknits.com/, for news about my latest projects and designs. Sign up for the Blue Peninsula email newsletter at http://www.bluepeninsulaknits.com/p/mailing-list.html