Snowflake infinity scarf by Vikki Bird

Snowflake infinity scarf

January 2017
Aran (8 wpi) ?
20 stitches and 17 rows = 4 inches
in stranded pattern, in the round
US 8 - 5.0 mm
875 yards (800 m)
One size (13¼” wide x 62” circumference)
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The Snowflake infinity scarf features a tesselating snowflake design based on traditional scandinavian knitting. The cowl is designed to be long enough to wrap round the neck twice for extra warmth. The Snowflake infinity scarf is knitted as a long tube in the round with the pattern being knitted in using the fairisle technique.

Sample is knitted in Rico Essentials Soft Merino Aran (100% Virgin Wool; 109 yards 100 meters/50 grams): 028 Jeans (MC), 4 balls; 060 Natural (CC), 4 balls

Gauge: 20 sts and 20 rows = 4” 10 cm in pattern in the round (unblocked); 20 sts and 17 rows = 4” 10 cm in pattern in the round (blocked)

Needles: US size 8 (5 mm): DPNs

Notions: Three stitch markers (of which one should be a different colour to the others); tapestry needle

Skill Level: Intermediate