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Nepenthe

Quoth The Raven
Knitting
Lace / 2 ply ?
4 stitches = 1 inch in Stockinette stitch
US 10 - 6.0 mm
437 yards (400 m)
One size
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This scarf is slightly asymmetrical, knit from side to side, using light, luxurious yarn, and finishes with the unravelling of it’s loop fringe edging.

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Then, methought, the air grew denser, perfumed from an unseen censer
Swung by Seraphim whose foot-falls tinkled on the tufted floor.
Wretch, I cried, thy God hath lent thee - by these angels he has sent thee
Respite - respite and nepenthe from thy memories of Lenore!
~E.A Poe, The Raven

Materials:
Approx. 437 yards of Northbound Knitting Bfl/Silk Lace held together with approx. 437 yards of Kidsilk Lace.
Size US 10 (6 mm) needle (or size needed to obtain gauge)
Stitch markers
Tapestry needle

Gauge:
4 sts=1” in stockinette stitch

Finished Measurements:
Length=75”
Width(at widest part, excluding loop fringe)=12”

Abbreviations Used:
K=Knit
P=Purl
RS=Right side
WS=Wrong side
St(s)=Stitch(es)
Pm=Place marker
Sm=Slip marker
Yo=Yarn over
Kf&b=Knit into the front and back of same stitch
M1R=With left needle tip, lift strand between sts from back to front, knit into front of loop
K2tog=Knit two stitches together

Original sample made with yarn from The Uncommon Thread.