Gabija by Helen Ardley

Gabija

Knitting
January 2015
Aran (8 wpi) ?
19 stitches and 23 rows = 4 inches
in stocking stitch
US 6 - 4.0 mm
US 7 - 4.5 mm
927 yards (848 m)
22cm wide, 204cm Length
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This pattern is included in the book Rooster Folklore including 11 other womenโ€™s wear designs.

Chunky cable scarf GABIJA

A great idea for men and women. Lovely thick cabled scarf with a striped edging.

Youโ€™ll need

  • Rooster Almerino Aran 50% baby Alpaca/50% Merino wool, 94m (100yd) per 50g ball
  • 3 balls of shade 308 Spiced Plum (A)
  • 3 balls of shade 306 Gooseberry (B)
  • 3 balls of shade 309 Ocean (C)
  • 4mm (US size 6) and 4.5mm (US size 7) knitting needles
  • Cable needle
  • Yarn sewing needle

Tension

19 sts and 23 rows to a 10cm square over st st using 4.5mm needles. Change needles if necessary to obtain correct tension.

Measurements

22 x 204cm