Galatea by John Ravet

Galatea

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Knitting
April 2015
DK (11 wpi) ?
22 stitches and 40 rows = 4 inches
in Garter Stitch
US 6 - 4.0 mm
US 8 - 5.0 mm
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Discontinued. This digital pattern is no longer available online.

The scarf base is worked widthwise using short rows to shape the ends. Stitches are picked up for the tendrils, worked in simple lace, which are also shaped using short rows.

Featured yarn:
Tanis Fiber Arts amber label (260 yd / 238 m per 4 oz / 115 g skein, 75% Merino, 15% Cashmere, 10% silk); 2 skeins in Papaya (MC), 1 skein Royal Flush (CC).

Gauge:
22 sts and 40 rows = 4” / 10 cm in garter stitch before blocking.
18 stitches and 40 rows = 4” / 10 cm after steam blocking.

Dimensions:
Length (not including tendrils) 72” / 183 cm
Width (not including tendrils) 5” / 12.5 cm

Needles:
Size US 6 / 4 mm circular needle 40” / 100 cm or longer.
Size US 8 / 4 mm circular needle 32” / 80 cm or longer.

Notions:
Waste yarn in matching weight as MC & CC for provisional cast-on,
4 stitch markers, removable marker or safety pin, tapestry neeedle, blocking pins, stitch holder. Optional: US F-5 / 3.75 mm or smaller crochet hook for picking up stitches.