Product description

Nancy Bush is a scholar on the history of Estonian knitting and works to create fresh new designs that incorporate historic motifs and patterns from her research.
In this scarf she pairs a lace “Stone” pattern (eyelet diamonds) alongside columns of Estonian nupps to achieve a textured vertical stripe. The scarf is trimmed at each end with a decorative garter stitch edging.

Designer: Nancy Bush

Collection: Wool People 5

 

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Stones & Stripes

Lace & Garter Scarf

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Skill Level 3 of 5
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  • Product description

    Nancy Bush is a scholar on the history of Estonian knitting and works to create fresh new designs that incorporate historic motifs and patterns from her research.
    In this scarf she pairs a lace “Stone” pattern (eyelet diamonds) alongside columns of Estonian nupps to achieve a textured vertical stripe. The scarf is trimmed at each end with a decorative garter stitch edging.

    Designer: Nancy Bush

    Collection: Wool People 5

     

  • Pattern materials

    YARDAGE

    • Approximately 825 yards of fingering weight wool yarn


    YARN

    • 3 skeins of Brooklyn Tweed Loft (100% American Targhee-Columbia wool; 275 yards/50g)
    • Photographed in color Postcard


  • Pattern specs

    GAUGE

    • Working Gauge: 20 stitches & 34 rows = 4″ in Chart Pattern with Size A needle, before blocking
    • Finished Gauge: 18 stitches & 31 rows = 4″ in Chart Pattern with Size A needle; measurement taken from relaxed fabric after light lace-blocking (with slight stretch)


    NEEDLES

    Size A (for Main Fabric):

    • One 24″ long or longer circular needle in size needed to obtain gauge listed
    • Suggested Size: 3¾ mm (US 5)


    Size B (for Cast On):

    • One 24″ long or longer circular needle one size larger than Size A needle
    • Suggested Size: 4 mm (US 6)


    FINISHED DIMENSIONS

    • 18″ wide and 64″ long, after blocking


  • Pattern Updates

    17 May 2013: Version 2.0

    Page 9, Edge Chart: The second to last stitch on Row 21 should be a knit stitch, rather than a Yarn Over.

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