Tropical Trapezoid Scarf by Luise O'Neill

Tropical Trapezoid Scarf

February 2010
Aran (8 wpi) ?
17 stitches and 21 rows = 4 inches
in stockinette
US 9 - 5.5 mm
110 yards (101 m)
30" [76cm] long or desired length
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This unusual scarf shows the colour transitions of the Patons SWS yarn to perfection. The central rope cable flanked by Hurdle stitch trapezoids creates a richly textured accent piece.

Pattern is both charted and written out.

1 skein creates a 30” 76cm long scarf. A longer scarf can be created simply by continuing the pattern before the final decrease rows.

Patons SWS; 70% wool, 30% soy; 80g/2.8oz, 100m/110yds
Amount Required: 1 skein will make a 30” 76cm scarf

Suggested Needle Size
5.5mm needles
or whichever size is required to obtain the correct gauge; obtaining exact gauge is imperative for excellent results

17 sts / 21 rows = 4” 10cm in stockinette stitch

large-eyed needle for weaving in ends

knit flat; main pattern sequence is both charted and written out

Skills Used
knit, k2tog, purl, p2tog, ssk, 2/2LC {2 over 2 Left Cross cable}, add stitches at the beginning of a row using knitted cast-on

Knitted cast-on instructions are not included in the pattern but internet links are provided.

July 2014: pattern migrated to Impeccable Knits label.

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