Orbit by Janina Kallio


October 2013
DK (11 wpi) ?
17 stitches and 32 rows = 4 inches
in garter stitch, before blocking
US 8 - 5.0 mm
225 yards (206 m)
One size
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This charming little scarf is perfect for everyday wear. Orbit has an elongated asymmetric triangle shape that’s easy to wrap around the neck. It’s a fun and quick knit with garter stitch and eyelet stripes. All you need is just one skein of DK weight yarn.

Orbit is also available on Stars Line Up Collection with Asterism.


One skein of Madelinetosh Tosh DK (100% Merino; 206 m / 225 yds per skein). Shown in colourway Thoreau.

Or approximately 206 m / 225 yards of similar DK weight yarn.

Size 5 mm / US 8 circular needle. Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain pattern gauge. Gauge affects finished size and yardage.

Scarf is worked flat but 100 cm / 40 inch circular needle is recommended to accommodate the growing number of stitches.

FINISHED SIZE After blocking
38 cm / 15 in (depth) x 170 cm / 67 in (wingspan)

k: knit
kfb: knit to front and back loop of the same stitch
yo: yarn over
k2tog: knit two stitches together

All instructions are in fully written format and do not include charts. Blocking instructions and a schematic is also provided.

English, Finnish.

For personal use only. Do not copy, share or sell the pattern.

You may sell the knitted item made using this pattern.

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