Eye-catching yet sophisticated, the Cambourne Scarf is the perfect accessory for men this winter. The scarf features a contrast-striped edge and a deeply textural pattern for a warm finish.
The pattern includes instructions for three sizes and colourways for a variety of combinations to suit everyone in your family. The scarves are worked in a soft merino yarn for the ultimate in luxury.
Please see below for more information about this pattern.
Techniques Required: Knitting, purling, slipped stitches and working with long stitch chart or written instructions.
Sizes: Small (Medium, Large)
Width: 19 (21, 26) cm / 7.5 (8.25, 10.25) ins.
Length: 175 (182.5, 190) cm / 69 (72, 75) ins.
Lang Yarns Merino Plus / Merino+ Worsted-weight yarn, 100% merino wool,
90m/98 yds:50 gm ball in two colours as per size and colourway selected.
Col 1: #25 Navy, Col 2: #34 Blue, Col 3: #270 Charcoal, Col 4: #224 Grey
Small MC: Col 2 Blue x5 balls, CC: Col 1 Navy x2 balls.
Medium MC: Col 4 Grey x6 balls, CC: Col 3 Charcoal x2 balls.
Large MC: Col 3 Charcoal x7 balls, CC: Col 2 Blue x2 balls.
Actual amount used in Large size scarf:
MC/Charcoal Grey: 322 gm, 580 m/634 yds,
CC/Blue: 60 gm,108 m/118 yds.
Yarn substitution: To use an alternative yarn, select a 100% merino wool yarn with a recommended gauge of 17 sts:10 cm/4 ins using 4.5mm/US #7 needles.
Needles: Size 4.0 mm/US #6 circular needles, minimum length 150 cm/60 ins
Notions: Tapestry needle for finishing, rustless pins & water spray for blocking.
Gauge: 22 sts/32 rows:10 cm/4 ins in Ridged Check Pattern, using 4.0 mm/US #6 needles.
The pattern includes stitch charts and full line-by-line instructions and is available for immediate download.
Payments can be made by credit card, debit card, or PayPal. You will then receive a confirmation of your transaction together with the download link by e-mail.
The pdf file can be printed out or viewed on a computer, tablet or mobile device. Please let me know if you have any difficulties in downloading or opening the file.
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© Moira Ravenscroft, 2018