Uzbek Scarf by Xandy Peters

Uzbek Scarf

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Knitting
September 2015
both are used in this pattern
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
US 10 - 6.0 mm
US 4 - 3.5 mm
650 - 1050 yards (594 - 960 m)
65, 61" (165, 155 cm) long and approx. 15, 17" (38,43 cm) deep
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This scarf is inspired by the traditional textiles of Uzbekistan. It is shown in 2 weights of yarn, each with slightly different sizes. The fingering weight scarf has more depth and can also be worn like a shawl while the worsted weight version is longer and works well worn around the neck.

Finished Size: 65, 61” (165, 155 cm) long and approx. 15, 17” (38,43 cm) deep scarf. See schematic on page 4 for details.

Yarn: Manos del Uruguay Maxima, approx. 218 yards (199mm) 100g per skein.
or
Baa Ram Ewe Titus, approx. 350 yards (320m) /100g per skein.

Color A: 1 skein Zinnia (Parkin)
Color B: 1 skein Saffron (Yorkstone)
Color C: 1 skein Ion (Aire)

Needles: Size 10 (6mm) / Size 4 (3.5mm) 40” (100 cm) circular needles, or size needed to obtain gauge.

Gauge: 18 (24) sts and 36 (48) rows in garter stitch = 4 x 4? (10 x 10 cm) square.

Other Materials: Marker, 11 stitch holders or scrap yarn, sewing needle, blocking materials optional.