Snowflake Infinity Scarf
The Snowflake infinity scarf features a tessellating snowflake design based on traditional Scandinavian knitting. The infinity scarf is designed to be long enough to wrap round the neck twice for extra warmth. The Snowflake infinity scarf is knitted as a long tube in the round with the pattern being incorporated using stranded colourwork. The tube is seamed at the end after blocking.
The Snowflake pattern is provided as both a chart and as written instructions.
One size: 33 cm tube circumference x 155.5 cm length circumference (13.25 in tube circumference x 62 in length circumference)
20 sts and 17 rnds = 10 cm (4 in) in pattern worked in the rnd on 5 mm (US 8) needle(s) after wet blocking, or size needed to obtain correct tension [gauge before blocking is 20 sts and 20 rnds to 10 cm (4 in)]
Aran-weight yarn in the following colours and amounts:
Colour A: 370 m (405 yds)
Colour B: 350 m (385 yds)
5 mm (US 8) circular needle 30 cm (12 in) in length, or, set of four 5 mm (US 8) DPNs at least 20 cm (8 in) in length
3 stitch markers, of which one should be a different colour to mark the beginning of the round
The sample is knitted in Rico Essentials Soft Merino Aran [aran, 100 m (109 yds) per 50 g ball, 100% virgin wool] in 028 Jeans (Colour A) and 060 Natural (Colour B).
This pattern was first published in the February 2017 issue of I Like Knitting Magazine.
Pattern edited by Jo Torr.