Sheepback Scarf by Alla Koval

Sheepback Scarf

November 2019
DK (11 wpi) ?
18 stitches and 12 rows = 4 inches
in patt, blocked
4.0 mm (G)
1050 yards (960 m)
15" wide and 71¾" long.
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This wrap is named after a term meaning “a rock formation caused by glacial erosion.” And sure enough, the gaps formed by cross-stitches remind us of this! The tonal, hand-dyed color gives depth and movement to this piece, and the blend of wool and silk feels wonderful.

Difficulty Easy

Yarn Weight 3

Finished Size 15” wide and 71¾“ long.

Yarn Malabrigo Yarn Silky Merino (51% silk, 49% Merino; 150 yd 137 m/1¾ oz 50 g): #SM196 mares, 7 hanks.

Hook Size G/6 (4 mm). Adjust hook size if necessary to obtain correct gauge.

Notions Yarn needle.

Gauge 18 dc and 12 rows = 4” in patt, blocked.

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