Swans Island Measure for Measure Scarf PDF
The Measure for Measure Scarf from Swans Island 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 with a little patience, the Measure for Measure scarf will reward your efforts with many years of wearing enjoyment.
This pattern is available as a PDF download.
Skill Level: Intermediate
Size: One size
Finished Dimensions: 56" long; 13½" wide
Yarn Requirements: 3 hanks Swans Island Fingering (100% Organic Merino Wool; 100g/525yds)
US 4 (3.50mm)
US 7 (4.50mm)
Gauge: 11½ sts and 15 rows = 1" in Brioche Stitch with smaller needles
Note: when checking the brioche stitch gauge, be sure to count yo and slip st as 2 sts.