Umbria by Jill Wolcott

Umbria

Knitting
January 2010
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
7.25 stitches and 7.5 rows = 1 inch
in Herringbone
US 4 - 3.5 mm
220 - 440 yards (201 - 402 m)
One Size
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Enjoy a little take-along luxury with this charming scarf. Follow the directions for knitting Umbria without beads, or rise to the occasion and discover how easy beading your knitting can be. Add extra sparkle to your favorite sock yarn with beading along the emerging diamonds of the herringbone pattern. You’ll knit from the seed stitch trim through the first half of the scarf and the ribbed neck, then cast on and knit the remainder of the scarf so your two halves will make a perfect match. A scarf loop or a button loop makes it easy to style.

moderately easy / flat, optional beads

Sizes

One Size
Finished length 33”

Gauge

7.25 sts/in and 7.5 rows/in = 29 sts/4” and 30 rows/4” in pattern

Needles

Size 4(3.5mm) needle OR size to obtain gauge

Supplies

Extra ndl for cast on, stitch markers, locking pin or open markers, stitch holder or WY, tapestry ndl, optional: 8mm seed beads (see inside for quantities), beading wire, bead mat

Yarn

Sock from Malabrigo Yarn, 100% merino, 100g/440yd (402m)
1 skein

As Shown

Color Archangel

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