Tumbao by Kristen Jancuk


January 2016
Light Fingering ?
20 stitches and 36 rows = 4 inches
in st st in the round
US 6 - 4.0 mm
US 8 - 5.0 mm
125 - 500 yards (114 - 457 m)
Infinity scarf: 54" around: cowl: 18" around
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Designed for mini skeins (especially gradient sets!) or scrap yarn, this project utilizes stitches that pull the colors up and down to create subtle wavy transitions. Finished off with eyelet trim, it’s a simple knit that results in a striking accessory. Pattern includes instructions for both a fingering weight infinity scarf and a worsted weight cowl.

Fingering weight: approximately 54” around and 8” tall
Worsted weight: approximately 18” around and 7” tall

Fingering weight: 20 sts and 36 rnds = 4” in st st
Worsted weight: 18 sts and 28 rnds = 4” in st st

Fingering weight: 20g/100 yards each of 5 different colors; sample shown in Space Cadet Yarn Celeste gradient mini skein set, 100% superwash merino, 490yards/100g
Worsted weight: 10g/30 yards each of 4 different colors; sample shown in Madelinetosh Tosh Vintage, Forbidden Woolery Temperance, Dream in Color Classy and Miss Babs Yowza.

Fingering weight: US 6 / 4 mm 32”+ circular needle.
Worsted weight: US 8 / 5 mm 16” circular needle.

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