Short Description: Honey & Stripes by La Visch Designs. Honey & Stripes is a simple yet stylish triangular shawl knit sideways on the bias. The combination of striped garter stitch, easy to memorize garter stitch lace, and slip stitch patterning makes it a perfect choice for those colors of fingering weight yarn that combine so well. With its generous size, Honey & Stripes is perfect to wear as an elegant scarf. The pattern contains fully written out instructions as well as charts for the lace and slip stitch sections.
Gauge: 15 sts / 24 rows = 10 cm (4 inches) over garter stitch stripes
Finished Measurements: One size (easily adjustable): 181.5 cm (71 ½ inches) along the upper edge and a depth of 59 cm (23 ¼ inches), measured after blocking
Materials Used: Lang Yarns Magic Tweed Superwash (62% virgin wool, 18% nylon, 10% viscose and 10% acrylic; 200 m (219 yds) / 50 g) in the following amounts and colors:
- C1: 200 m (219 yds) / 50 g in 4082 Gold.
- C2: 200 m (219 yds) / 50 g in 4091 Petrol.
- C3: 200 m (219 yds) / 50 g in 4083 Copper.
- *Note: Substitute any tweedy fingering weight yarn for a similar result.
Needle Size: 4 mm (US 6) / 80 cm (32 inches) circular needles
Pattern Includes: Written instructions
Skill Level: Advanced Beginner - Intermediate