The detailed cable and lace pattern makes this pretty scarf visually appealing while the soft merino wool it is worked in makes it warm and luxurious. The pattern is easy to master and interesting to knit. A fingering weight wool makes it suitable for fall, winter, or spring.
Malabrigo Finito (100% merino wool; 200 yd [185 m]/1.76 oz [50 g]). 2 skeins. Shown in # 855 Aguas.
US size 4 [3.5 mm] needles or size needed to obtain gauge.
28 sts and 28 rows = 4” [10 cm] in Cables & Lace Pattern, after blocking.
Cable needle; tapestry needle; blocking tools.
Approximately 10 inches [25 cm] wide and 50 inches [127 cm] long, after blocking.
Cabling, basic lace knitting, working yarn overs after and before knit and purl stitches, blocking. Stitches used: k, p, sl1, C4F, (sl1, k2tog, psso), ssk, yo.