DKnits: Cerus Scarf Pattern: Cerus Scarf by Hillary Smith Callis from The Yarniad Yarn: Cascade Yarns, Eco Alpaca in Camel & Natural 2 & 1 skeins, bought at Laine et Tricot. Needles: Addi Turbo & in Finished size: 146 cm x 19 cm (blocking is magical!
Linen Stitch: Works on an even number of stitches. Row *Knit slip 1 with yarn in front. Repeat from * across, ending with a knit Row *Purl slip 1 with yarn in back. Repeat from * across, ending with a purl Repeat these two rows for pattern.
Pinner says: Missoni-esque scarf. Looks like linen stitch using multiple colors of variegated yarns - one color per row. Liked that the knitter knit into the back of the loop of the first and last stitches to tighten them.
Entrelac is a technique used to create a textured diamond pattern. The resulting fabric looks like woven knitted strips but is actually knitted in one piece. This scarf is the perfect introduction to entrelac and is great for beginners.