POLKA DOT SCARF
Brand: Churchmouse Yarns and Teas
Skill Level: Intermediate
Pattern Type(s): Scarf
To Fit Size: One-Size
Narrower Scarf: Approx. 18 x 77”/46 x 196cm after blocking.
Wider scarf: Approx. 23 x 70”/58 x 178cm after blocking.
Details given for narrower scarf, with wider scarf in parentheses ( ).
Approx. 890 yds/814m (1060 yds/969m) of lace-weight yarn. Plus 5 yds/5m smooth waste yarn for provisional cast-on.
Approx. 19 sts/32 rows = 4”/10cm in pattern, wet blocked and pressed.
Note: Exact gauge is not critical for this piece, but we recommend knitting, wet blocking and pressing a swatch to be sure you like the fabric.
US 5 (3.75mm) needles, or size to obtain gauge.
US 7 (4.5mm) needle or two US sizes (.5mm) larger than gauge needle for bind-off.
US E/4 (3.5mm) crochet hook for provisional cast-on.
There’s something so cheerful about polka dots! They add a little fun to anything you wear. Here we’ve created ‘dots’ with a widely spaced eyelet stitch pattern that’s easy to knit and easy to remember. A slip stitch edging gives a slightly firmer edge to your scarf—no curling! Because the fabric is so light and floaty, a lavish scale seems just right. It’s a lot of knitting but the rows fly happily by.
Mfg ID: CC-PDS