Eye-catching yet sophisticated, the Cambourne Scarf is the perfect accessory for men this winter. The scarf features a wonderfully textured reversible pattern with a slim contrast-coloured stripe at the edge.
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, working lengthwise & 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
Yarn: Lang Yarns Merino+ Worsted-weight yarn, 100% merino wool,
90 m/98 yds:50 gm ball, in Colours:
Small size in Blue & Navy :
Main Colour/MC: Col 2 #34 Blue x5 balls
Contrast Colour/CC: Col 1 #25 Navy x2 balls
Medium Scarf in Two-tone Grey:
MC: Col 4 #224 Grey x6 balls
CC: Col 3 #270 Charcoal x2 balls
Large Scarf in Charcoal Grey with Blue contrast stripe:
MC: Col 3 #270 Charcoal x7 balls
CC: Col 2 #34 Blue x2 balls
Actual amount of yarn used in Large size scarf as shown:
MC: 322gm/11.35 oz, 580m/634 yds
CC: 60gm/2.15 oz, 108m/118 yds.
Yarn substitution: To use an alternative yarn, please select a Worsted or Light Aran weight wool yarn with a recommended gauge of about 17 sts:10 cm/4 ins using 4.5mm/US #7 needles.
Needles: Size 4.0 mm/US #6 circular needles,
minimum length 150cm/60 ins.
Gauge: 22 sts / 32 rows:10 cm/4 ins in Ridged Check Pattern,
using 4.0 mm/US #6 needles.
Notions: Tapestry needle for finishing & water mister for blocking.
The pattern includes stitch charts and full line-by-line instructions and is available for immediate download.
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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.
12 Jul 2018: Summer and Winter
31 Jul 2019: A new scarf for men – the Cambourne Scarf
29 Oct 2013: How long shall I make this scarf?
28 Nov 2019: How much yarn do I need for a scarf?
Current Version: v23JUL2023
Please contact me if you have a previous version of the pattern and would like an updated copy.
© Moira Ravenscroft, 2023