Thistle by tincanknits
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May 2013
Fingering / 4 ply (14 wpi) ?
24 stitches = 4 inches in stockinette stitch
US 5 - 3.75 mm
500 - 600 yards (457 - 549 m)
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Thistle - by Emily Wessel

Thistle is a classy but simple lace scarf - after the more complex thistle pattern is knit, the majority of the stole is a single-row stitch pattern, perfect for evening knitting while listening to the radio or watching TV.

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Note: lace is both charted and written out

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Pattern Info

Finished scarf measures approximately 12” wide x 80” long (both width and length are easily adjustable)

approximately 600 yds fingering or lace weight yarn (or other as desired)

Sample shown knit in Juno Fibre Arts ‘Belle’

US#5 / 3.75mm or as required to meet gauge

24 sts / 4” in stockinette stitch, unblocked

darning needle

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