Walsh
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Walsh
Walsh

Walsh

Cabled Head Scarf

by Julie Hoover

MATERIALS

300 yards of fingering weight wool yarn

2 skeins of Brooklyn Tweed Loft (100% American Targhee-Columbia wool; 275 yards/50g)

Photographed in colors Long Johns and Button Jar

Note: Head scarves were worked using exactly 1 skein of yarn each; however, to allow for swatching and for variations between individual knitters, it is recommended that you purchase two skeins.

GAUGE

24 stitches & 34 rows = 4" in stockinette stitch, with Size A needle(s), after blocking
48-stitch Cable Pattern from chart measures 7" wide, after blocking

NEEDLES

Size A (for Main Fabric):
One pair of straight needles or a circular needle* in size needed to obtain gauge
Suggested Size: 3¾ mm (US 5)

Size B (for Edging):
One pair of straight needles or a circular needle* three sizes smaller than Size A
Suggested Size: 3 mm (US 2½)

*Knitter’s preferred style of needle may be used

FINISHED DIMENSIONS

36½" wide; 13¼" height at center of triangle

SKILL LEVEL

2 of 5

Please note: the stitch patterns in this garment are charted only.


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