#23 Cabled Scarf by Christa Tegtmeier

#23 Cabled Scarf

Knitting
November 2006
Aran (8 wpi) ?
14 stitches and 16 rows = 4 inches
in Stockinette stitch using size 10 (6mm) needle
US 10 - 6.0 mm
550 yards (503 m)
Width 12"/30.5cm; Circumference 40"/101.5cm
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Pattern description from Knit Simple Magazine, Holiday 2006: “Convert a column of wide ribs - perked up by a single simple-twist cable - into an elegant cowl by folding it and sewing the ends together.”

Materials:

  • Andean Alpaca Regal by Reynolds/JCA 3½oz/100g balls, each approx 110yd/101m (alpaca/wool)
  • 5 balls in #85 nutmeg
  • Size 10 (6mm) circular needle, 24”/60cm length or size to obtain gauge
  • Cable needle, stitch markers