An unusual stitch pattern worked in a chubby yarn makes for a thick, warm scarf with nice drape. A variegated yarn creates a beautiful printlike appearance-a solid color would highlight the braided look of the stitch pattern.
DESIGNER Brenda K. B. Anderson
Finished Size 68″ long and 5″ wide.
Yarn Lorna’s Laces Cloudgate (90% superwash merino, 10% nylon; 120 yd [110 m]/3 1/2 oz [100 g]): #27 black purl; 3 skeins.
Hook Size K/10 1/2 (6.5 mm). Adjust hook size if necessary to obtain correct gauge.
Notions St markers (m); yarn needle; piece of cardboard that measures 5 1/2″ wide (to make fringe).
Gauge 19 sts and 8 rows = 4″ square in patt.