Amaranto by Jocelyn Tunney

Amaranto

Knitting
June 2016
DK (11 wpi) ?
20 stitches and 43 rows = 4 inches
in Garter Stitch
US 7 - 4.5 mm
765 yards (700 m)
About 10” wide from straight edge to deepest point, and 74” long measured along straight edge
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Amaranto comes in 8 different colorways - see them all here!


FINISHED SIZE
About 10” wide from straight edge to deepest
point, and 74” long measured along straight edge

MATERIALS
Manos del Uruguay SILK BLEND (70% extrafine
merino, 30% silk; approx. 50g/150 yds), 1 sk each of
A, B, C, D, E, F, G, H, and I (9 colors).
Shown in 3059 Kohl (A), 3025 Shale (B), 3052
Cameo (C), 3019 Dove (D), 3218 Silver (E), 3031
Nickel (F), 3224 Ice Melt (G), 3029 Steel (H), and
3036 Mallard (I).
US 7 (4.5mm) needles, or size needed to obtain
gauge.
removable marker
tapestry needle

GAUGE
20½ sts and 43½ rows = 4” / 10 cm in Garter st.

NOTES
The scarf shown used approximately 15 grams of
yarn for each of its 17 sections.

This project can customized by varying the number
of colors and their arrangement. For example, 6
colors could be arranged as A, B, C, D, E, F, E, D, C,
B, A, B, C, D, E, F (16 sections) for a shor ter scarf,
or as A, B, C, D, E, F, A, B, C, D, E, F, A, B, C, D, E, F
(18 sections) for a longer scarf.

Every banner section added or removed will
lengthen or shor ten the scarf by about 4¼”,
measured along the straight top edge.