Topiary by Michele Wang


September 2011
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
18 stitches and 26 rows = 4 inches
in Stockinette Stitch with Gauge Needle
US 8 - 5.0 mm
US 7 - 4.5 mm
375 - 1050 yards (343 - 960 m)
Scarf (Medium Wrap, Large Wrap) – see Notes below
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This luxurious wrap features a stunning Japanese lace and cable motif. The pattern is written for multiple sizes and functions, ranging from a standard scarf to a dramatic, large wrap. Each piece is worked flat, alternating RS and WS rows throughout. Blocking wires are recommended for best results in achieving crisp, clean edges during finishing.

Approx. 375 (725, 1050) yards of worsted weight wool yarn

3 (6, 8) skeins of Brooklyn Tweed Shelter
Samples shown: Scarf in Hayloft, Large Wrap in Woodsmoke

18 stitches & 26 rows = 4” in Stockinette Stitch after blocking
19 stitches & 24 rows = 4” in Topiary Pattern after blocking

One pair of straight (or circular) needles in size needed to obtain gauge
One pair of straight (or circular) needles one size smaller than Gauge Needle
Suggested sizes: US 8/5 mm & US 7/4.5 mm

Scarf (Medium Wrap, Large Wrap)

Finished Dimensions
76 (76, 86)“ length, 7 (13.25, 19.5)” wide; blocked measurements given

Skill Level
2 of 5

Please note: the stitch patterns in this garment are charted only.

A Japanese Translation is available: click on the pattern download button on the top right of this page and you will have the option of downloading an alternative Japanese Version
Translated by Meri Tanaka