Hring Scarf by Laura Nelkin

Hring Scarf

May 2017
Lace ?
24 stitches and 32 rows = 4 inches
in st st, blocked
US 3 - 3.25 mm
175 - 350 yards (160 - 320 m)
Approx. 6 inches (15cm) wide x 44 inches (112cm) long (Approx. 8.5 inches (22cm) wide x 60 inches (152cm) long)
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I’ve been obsessed with the Shetland Lace Bird’s Eye stitch all spring (I call it the Hring Stitch in this pattern, which means Circle in Icelandic) and have wanted to use it in a lacy scarf, but it isn’t the easiest to work… so I made you two options for this scarf! You can work the Hring Stitch and be a bit challenged, or you can go easy on yourself and work the eyelet stitch. It is totally up to you!


  • Hring Scarf works with pre-strung beads on the bottom border, and place beads in the lace stitch. You can, of course, make it without the beads and it will be beautiful!
  • Hring Scarf is worked in two halves from the bottom up and grafted at the center.

Bead Info:
100 Size 6/0 glass seed beads Approx. 6-8 grams
Dental floss threader (for stringing beads
.8 mm crochet hook, Super Floss, or Beadle Needle (for placing beads)

Kits for Hring Scarf were sent as May’s shipment for Lola’s Choice (Laura’s super fun small knitted kit club). You can also purchase the pattern as a pdf and gather your own supplies to make one. If you don’t want to miss out on future Lola’s Choice kits you should sign up!

Row 18 on page 7 should read:
Row 18: K1, k5, k2tog, yo, k1, yo, ssk, k5, pb] twice, k5, k2tog, yo, k1, yo, ssk, k6.
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