La Coquette by cold comfort knits

La Coquette

Knitting
August 2016
DK (11 wpi) ?
26 stitches and 21 rows = 4 inches
in Tricolor Stitch
US 9 - 5.5 mm
650 - 654 yards (594 - 598 m)
one size
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La Coquette; a.k.a. The Flirt

This pretty scarf combines Parisian sensibility with effortless style. Knit from a trio of natural neutrals, La Coquette is visually stunning, yet simple to knit. Perfect for knitters who want to think a little, and relax a lot!

Published in Knotions Online Magazine, Fall 2016 Issue


Finished Dimensions
7 7/8” (20 cm) wide x 70” (178 cm) long.

Yarn Requirements
2 skeins #52 Grey + 2 skeins #50 Beige + 2 skeins #55 Ivory.

This yarn has been discontinued. When substituting, look for a yarn with a ball band stated gauge of 22 sts = 4” (10 cm). Tricolour Stitch produces an especially dense fabric, so it is worked on larger needles than are normally used with DK yarns.

Needles
One pair straight needles size US 9 (5.5 mm).

Gauge
26 stitches & 21 rows = 4” (10 cm) in Tricolour Stitch.

Notions
Yarn needle. Scissors.

Skill Level
Confident Beginner.