Ribbon Stitch also known as Ruching is very pretty when worked in fine yarn and small needles. The ruching is created by simple increases and decreases. The cowl is knitted diagonally and finished with grafting.
New version is knitted with elann.com Peruvian Baby silk. It takes 4 balls for a scarf, 6 balls for medium size and 8 balls for large stole. The edging on both side using 5 seed stitches instead of 3 garter stitches.