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Kid Merino "Mist" Lace Scarf

Only 1 - 25 gr balls of Kid Merino
needed to knit this lace scarf

Below is a close detail of the
end of the scarf.

A Free Lace Scarf Pattern that uses only 1 ball of Kid Merino

Designed and Knit by Lisa Dykstra for Crystal Palace Yarns

This scarf is as light as a morning mist and a perfect project for those
who want to try a bit of lace knitting.

Materials:
1-2 balls Crystal Palace Kid Merino (25 grams/240 yards)
(sample shown was knit in color #4677 charcoal, using only one ball, 2 balls will double the length)
Crystal Palace Bamboo or DAISY  Size 5 needles or size needed to obtain desired fabric

Finished size: 7" X 56" but can easily be adapted to a larger scarf.

Abbreviations:
k - knit
yo - yarn over
k2tog - knit 2 stitches together
ssk - slip one stitch knitwise, slip one stitch purlwise, and then knit them together through the back loops

Instructions:
Cast on 42 stitches loosely. Purl one row. Begin lace pattern.

Mist Lace pattern: worked over 8 rows (see chart below)

Row 1: (right side) k1, yo, k2tog, k1, *yo, ssk, k2tog, yo, k2, yo, ssk, k3, k2tog, yo, k2, repeat from * once more, yo, ssk, k2tog, yo, k1, ssk, yo, k1
Row 2 and all even numbered rows: purl across
Row 3: k1, yo, k2tog, k1, *yo, ssk, k2tog, yo, k2, yo, k1, ssk, k1, k2tog, k1, yo, k2, repeat from * once more, yo, ssk, k2tog, yo, k1, ssk, yo, k1
Row 5: k1, yo, k2tog, k1, *yo, ssk, k2tog, yo, k3, k2tog, yo, k1, yo, ssk, k3, repeat from * once more, yo, ssk, k2tog, yo, k1, ssk, yo, k1
Row 7: k1, yo, k2tog, k1, *yo, ssk, k2tog, yo, k2, k2tog, k1, yo, k1, yo, k1, ssk, k2, repeat from * once more, yo, ssk, k2tog, yo, k1, ssk, yo, k1


 

Work in lace pattern until scarf is desired length, ending after row 4.
Bind off all stitches loosely.
Wet and block to desired length and width.
Pin short edges into points and allow to dry.


Retail shops in the USA should contact CPY Wholesale for information on purchasing Crystal Palace Yarns.

Pattern Copyright 2007 Crystal Palace Yarns/Straw Into Gold, Inc. - We are happy to share this  pattern with knitters. The pattern may be used for non-commercial personal or knitting guild use. It is not to be used in any publication in print nor should it be reproduced in electronic/digital format without permission. Knitting shops carrying CPY Yarns Kid Merino are welcome to print and share this pattern with customers of our yarns.

or write to:
Crystal Palace Yarns, 160 23rd Street, Richmond, CA 94804
phone: 510-237-9988, 
fax: 510-237-9809 
email: cpyinfo -at- straw.com

Last revision of this page February 07, 2012