Color Craving by Stephen West

Color Craving

August 2013
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
20 stitches and 48 rows = 4 inches
in Garter Stitch
US 6 - 4.0 mm
985 - 990 yards (901 - 905 m)
One Size
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This long scarf begins with two stitches and quickly increases in size with five yarn overs every other row. The giant holes elongate the shape and three final short row wedges are added at each corner, producing bold color blocks.

Finished Measurements
75” / 190cm long, 38” / 97cm at widest part. Measurements taken after blocking.

Fingering weight

Color A - 340yds / 311m
Color B - 345yds / 315m
Color C - 300yds / 274m

Shown in
The Plucky Knitter Primo Fingering (75% Merino, 20% Cashmere, 5% Nylon; 440yds / 402m per 115g skein)
Color A - Lonesome Highway (dark blue)
Color B - Tiptoe (yellow)
Color C - Sticky Toffee (orange

40” US 6 / 4mm circular
Spare 40” circular needle same size or smaller

Tapestry needle

20 sts & 48 rows = 4” / 10cm in garter stitch

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