Oak Scarf Knitting Pattern
“Wear long and elegant, or double for extra warmth. For a more original look, twist and wear over the head as a snood.”
- Jo Storie
Skills Required: You will need to be able to work a classic cable and double moss st pattern.
Yarn Type: Alpaca Loft’s 100% Baby Alpaca
Yarn Shade: Photography shows Oak scarf in Light Grey shade.
Yarn Weight: Double knit
Width: 21cm (8¼in)
Length/Circumference: 164cm (64½in)
Chest 81 -91.5cm / 32 -36in
*Yarn required: 565m/620yds 5 x 50g balls (250g)
Yarn amounts are based on average requirements and are approximate. You may wish to order an extra ball/skein to be sure you have sufficient yarn.
You will need:
One pair of 3¾mm (US5) straight needles
A 2¾mm (US2) circular needle
Tapestry needle for sewing up.
26 sts x 27 rows to 10 x 10cm (4 x 4in) worked in cable and moss st pattern using 3¾mm (US 5) needles.
Equivalent in st st 22 sts x 27 rows using 3¾mm (US 5) needles.
*Tensions are provided should you wish to substitute an alternative yarn to that suggested by us. Please ensure you knit a tension square to check that the yarn is suitable as not all yarns will give a like for like result.