Knit your own Lace Leaves Scarves using these clearly-written instructions by knitwear designer Jackie E-S of HeartStrings FiberArts.
Knit one or both of these companion scarves featuring interlinked lace leaves.
The narrow Lace Leaves Scarf is knitted from end to end in one piece. It makes up quickly and will be a nice treat for those on your gift list, or even yourself.
- finished size 44" by 6"; 150 yards fingering weight yarn
The longer wider version of Lace Leaves Scarf has shaped ends and is knitted in two pieces, then joined at the middle by an easy method that does not require grafting. The resulting seam is invisible to all but the most discerning eye.
- finished size 72" by 10"; 400 yards fingering weight yarn
Size US 5 (3.75 mm) needles suggested for average gauge of 5 stitches per inch over blocked lace. Shown in Schaefer Yarns Anne 60% superwash merino wool/25% mohair/15% nylon (make both scarves with a total of just one of their 4 oz - 560 yard skeins; keep one scarf and give the other as a gift!) Charted and written stitch instructions.
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