Peru Scarf

Using a variation of the Ruching Stitch, the Peru Scarf is constructed like a column, with narrow and wider sections. The handpainted yarn of the wide sections contrasts with the solid-coloured narrow bands.

Detailed instructions for making the playful pom-poms are included.

The sample pictured is knit with Lucy Neatby’s Celestial Merino, 100% wool, 2-ply fingering weight (280 m./306 yds. per 100 g. skein), Main Colour: “Blue Vesuvius”; Contrast Colours: “Deep Purple”, “Scarlet”, “Royal Blue”, and “Turquoise”.

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Purchase Pattern: $7.00 CAD


Size: 162 cm./64 in. long (excluding pom-poms) and 9 cm./3.5 in. wide (at widest point)
Level of Difficulty: Easy
Suggested Yarn: Fingering or sport weight
Needles: 3.0 mm. (US 2 ½) and 5.0 mm. (US 8)
Gauge: 20 sts and 30 rows = 10 cm./4 in. square

Price for Pattern Only: $7.00 CAD