Nina Machlin Dayton Strawberry Leaves Neckwarmer PDF
Reminiscent of the high necked gowns of the Victorian era, and using leaf lace patterns that date back to those days, this Strawberry Leaves Neckwarmer by Nina Machlin Dayton will keep the chill away while leaving you looking vintage without looking old fashioned. The pattern contains both charted and written instructions, and uses less than 200 yards of DK weight yarn, making it perfect for a little soft luxury.
This pattern is available as a PDF download.
Size: Small (about 19”) and Large (about 21”); the lace makes it possible to block to larger measurements if desired
Yarn Requirements: About 175 (200) yards DK weight yarn, shown in Shalimar Yarns Breathless DK (WEBS does not carry)
Needle(s): US 4/3.25mm needles
Gauge: 26 stitches and 32 rows to 4” in stockinette stitch after blocking. Row gauge is the more important gauge to match in terms of fit