Santa Fe Style!
Named after the Turquoise Trail National Scenic Byway in the state of New Mexico, this easy-to wear and flexible accessory will enhance any outfit.
Wear it wrapped, looped, or as a traditional scarf! Knit in an easy, two-color slip-stitch pattern, two skeins of Cascade 220 will make this easily customizable accessory. Knit it in the colors shown, or choose from the wide range of colors available.
The Pattern Stitch is formed with a four-row repeat, with each color worked for two rows and carried up the side. No horizontal carrying is needed.
The gauge for Turquoise Trail as pictured is approximately 5.3 stitches = 1" on a #8 needle. However, gauge does not need to be precise and may vary with the yarn chosen.
The Pattern Stitch can be easily adjusted for a wider or narrower piece.
Turquoise Trail can be made with or without functional buttonholes and embellished with buttons of your choice.
Experiment with needle size and yarns to create a unique, eye-catching accessory.
Suitable for advanced beginners or intermediate knitters comfortable working with two colors and slipped stitches.