Rainbow City by A.Opie Designs

Rainbow City

Knitting
September 2015
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
24 stitches = 4 inches
in Stockinette
US 5 - 3.75 mm
2.75 mm (C)
600 yards (549 m)
One Size
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The love of color, and stripes paired with an obsessive sock yarn stash inspired Rainbow City (AKA…very small town in Alabama)! Madelinetosh sock yarn was used in the sample….clearly lots of leftovers of the bright colors. The good news is that Tosh Unicorn Tails, and The Fiber Seed, Seedlings are a great substitute.

This scarf is knitted in the round on a diagonal. It has a keyhole for a bulk free option of tying around your neck.

Yarn Requirements:
Approximately 600 yards of fingering weight yarn. Sample shown in photo was knitted with Madelinetosh sock yarn. Colors and individual yardage are: Main Color/ Tern (gray) 300 yards, Paper (cream) 90 yards, Citrus (orange) 45 yards, Margaux (purple) 25 yards, Vintage Sari (pink) 40 yards, Blue Nile (blue) 40 yards, Grasshopper (lime) 35 yards , Leaf (green) 20 yards.

Gauge: 6 stitches per inch in stockinette stitch
Finished Measurements: 50” long and 5.5” wide after blocking