Context by Kristin Briney


by Kristin Briney
April 2010
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
22 stitches and 20 rows = 4 inches
in garter stitch
US 5 - 3.75 mm
200 - 400 yards (183 - 366 m)
Small, Large
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This pattern is available as a free Ravelry download

The Context Scarf is a study on texture, countering the delicate nature of lace with chunky garter stitch, which plays against a smooth feminine ruffle (optional). All of these elements add up to something that you’ll want to wrap around your neck to keep you warm!

The pattern is written in two sizes, but can easily be adjusted by adding more chart repeats or working the pattern in a different weight of yarn. As written, the large is just big enough to wrap around your neck twice and knot in front—a very stylish way to keep the chill out.