Birmingham DK Light Worsted
Short Description: Birmingham DK Light Worsted by A. Opie Designs. Birmingham is a DK/ light worsted weight scarf knitted in the round as a tube and grafted together at each end to form an infinity loop. The outlined honeycomb pattern is broken up by different slipped stitch patterns that create texture and contrast. It's colorful, fun to knit and much easier than it looks. The scarf pictured uses a total of six colors, although, four colors would work as well. One main color that's the background for the honeycomb pattern, one outline color that frames four different interior contrast honeycomb colors. The contrast colors are repeated in different pattern sections throughout the body of the scarf.
Gauge: Approximately 5 sts per inch in Outlined Oval Herringbone Pattern, after blocking.
Finished Measurements: Circumference 54” X Height 8”
Materials Used: Approximately 700 yards of DK or light worsted weight yarn. Scarf pictured is knitted with Madelinetosh DK, and sweetgeorgia Super Wash Worsted.
Needle Size: US Size 8/ 16" circular needles