Swans Island Measure for Measure Scarf PDF
Exquisitely fine in its craftsmanship, this scarf is a true classic. With impeccable attention to detail and a fine drape, this piece elicits “oohs” and “aahs” wherever it goes. Not for the faint of heart, this scarf has very fine linen stitch borders and a main field of double brioche stitch. This is not a quick and mindless knit. But if you have the patience, and seek an end product of incomparable class – the Measure for Measure scarf will reward your patient efforts with many years of wearing enjoyment.
This pattern is a downloadable PDF file.
Skill Level: Intermediate
Yarn: 3 skeins Swans Island Pure Blends, 85% Organic Merino Wool / 15% Alpaca, fingering weight (100 gms, 525 yds each.)
Color Shown: Oatmeal
Needles: US Sizes 4 and 7 (3.5 and 4.5 mm) needles
Size: One size
Gauge: 11½ sts x 15 rows = 1" on Brioche Stitch with smaller needles
Note: when checking the brioche stitch gauge, be sure to count yo and slip st as 2 sts.
Finished Dimensions: Length: 56" Width: 13½"