Bias Before & After Scarf Pattern
Knitted on the bias, this light, airy scarf has the smooth simplicity of stockinette stitch without all the rolling at the edges. The pattern includes simple instructions for adding beads at the ends.
Approx. 8 x 94"/20 x 239 cm, after blocking.
1 skeinÂ Classic EliteÂ Silky Alpaca LaceÂ (460 yds/420m); shown in Color HP-2468 (variegated) and Color 2438 (solid). Or approx. 460 yds/420m of an equivalent lace-weight yarn.
NEEDLESÂ & NOTIONS
US 7 (4.5mm), or size to obtain gauge.
Crochet hook size G (4mm) for provisional cast-on.
Optional: size 6 beads; size 10 (1.15mm) steel crochet hook for placing beads.
Approx. 21â22 sts = 4"/10cm in bias stockinette stitch, before blocking.
Approx. 19â20 sts = 4"/10cm in bias stockinette stitch, after blocking.