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- Karlskrona Scarf
Strongly textured & with a design based upon classical symmetry, the Karlskrona Scarf is a man’s scarf he’ll wear from one season to the next. The scarf features a reversible pattern with a dynamic zig-zag design on the front and a well-defined vertical stripe on the reverse.
The scarf is straightforward to knit with an easily-memorised pattern so you can work on it while travelling or in a social situation. The pattern includes instructions for three different sizes so you can tailor the scarf to your requirements.
Please see below for more information about this pattern.
Techniques Required: Knitting, purling, casting on, binding off and working with wide stitch pattern repeat.
Sizes: Small (Medium, Large)
Width: 18 (24, 24) cm / 7 (9.5, 9.5) ins.
Length: 120 (150, 185) cm / 48 (60, 72) ins.
Yarn: Lang Merino+ Heavy worsted-weight / Aran yarn, 100% merino wool, 90m/98 yds:50gm ball in Col #34 Petrol Blue x 4 (6, 8) balls
Actual amount used for large size: 350 gm/12.5 oz, 630m/686 yds.
Needles: Size 4.0mm/US #6 straight or circular needles.
Notions: Row counter, tapestry needle, rustless pins.
Gauge: 23 sts/34 rows:10cm/4 ins in Pine Tree Pattern, using 4.0mm/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.
24 Dec 2018: Happy Christmas everyone!
5 Mar 2019: A return to winter and a new 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: v26FEB2019
Please contact me if you have a previous version of the pattern and would like an updated copy.
© Moira Ravenscroft, 2019