Skipperling by Bonnie Sennott
Welcome! You are browsing as a guest
Create a free account to see 33 projects made from this pattern and more... What am I missing?


August 2014
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
25 stitches and 30 rows = 4 inches
in lace pattern
US 4 - 3.5 mm
375 yards (343 m)
This pattern is available for $6.25 USD buy it now

Create Your Own Collection! When you purchase four individual Blue Peninsula patterns at the same time, you’ll automatically receive a 20% discount. No coupon code required. (This offer does not include ebooks and sets, which are already discounted.)

A scarf for all seasons, Skipperling combines lace and twisted stitches in an elegant, feminine design that works equally well with jeans and a jacket or a little black dress. It’s knit in fingering weight yarn in one piece, from end to end—no grafting required. Blog post here.

Blocked dimensions: 54 inches/137 cm by 8 inches/20 cm

Gauge: 25 sts/30 rows = 4 inches/10 cm in lace pattern after blocking

Yardage: 375 yards/342 m fingering weight yarn. Sample was knit with Sunshine Yarns Luxury Sock in the Lone Wolf colorway.


Notions: stitch markers, tapestry needle, stainless steel T-pins, blocking wires (optional)

Pattern instructions: written and charted

Techniques: The scarf’s lace pattern has “action” rows on both the RS and WS (i.e., yarn overs and decreases are worked on every row). Techniques include casting on, binding off, knit, purl, ktbl, ptbl, yarn overs, ssk, k2tog, p2tog, p2tog-tbl.

Difficulty: Advanced/confident beginner to intermediate. Some lace experience helpful.