Add some menswear inspired flair to your outfit! This tie comes in two different versions: a Garter Stitch tie knit flat in chunky silk and wool yarn and a Stockinette Stitch tie knit in the round in some beautiful Microfiber Ribbon. The Garter Stitch version is a quick project that won’t take but one or two evenings. And while its Stockinette Stitch counterpart will take a bit longer, it will also let you practice such techniques as provisionally casting on and knitting in the round using Magic Loop.
Additional Yarn and Gauge Info
Garter St version: Tess’ Designer Yarns Cultivated Silk and Wool (shown in red): 50 yards OR Tess’ Designer Yarns Microfiber Ribbon (shown in black): 95 yards held double. 18 sts x 22 rows = 4” in Garter St with US 10 (6.0mm) needles
Stockinette St version (S shown in grey, L shown in black): Tess’ Designer Yarns Microfiber Ribbon: 120 (160) yards. 28 sts x 32 rows = 4” in Stockinette St with US 5 (3.75mm) circular needles