Hop Brook’s elegant, tapered crescent shape results from gradually spaced increases and decreases in the garter stitch portion of the scarf. It is worked from one end to the other in fingering weight yarn, with no grafting or short rows.
Finished (Blocked) Measurements: 67 inches/170 cm long (at top edge) by 17 inches/43 cm deep (at center)
--420 yds/385 m fingering weight yarn. Sample was knit with Elsa Wool Woolen-Spun Fingering Weight [100% U.S. Cormo wool; 450yd/412m per 4 oz. skein]; color: Light Grey. A suggested substitute is shown below.
--US #5/3.75mm needles OR SIZE NEEDED TO OBTAIN GAUGE
--Stitch marker, tapestry needle, stainless steel T-pins, blocking wires (optional)