by Shellie Anderson
M.1 features Maai for a comfortable and warm scarf without the bulk. Length-wise slipped stitches and I-cord edging create visual interest and give the entire piece a lofty, modern structure.
This pattern is free with purchase of yarn at your LYS
70% Superbaby Alpaca, 30% Fine Merino
175 yds / 50 g
3 (4) skeins
Shown in Fog
22 sts & 40 rows = 4" in garter st before blocking, with 1 strand of Maai, on size 8 needles or size needed to obtain gauge
24 sts & 32 rows = 4" in garter st after blocking, with 1 strand of Maai, on size 8 needles or size needed to obtain gauge
Size 8 (5 mm) needles
9.5 (11)" width
60 (72)" length
Shown in 11" X 72"
I-cord is used to create a structured and finished border on all four sides. It starts with an I-cord cast-on, continues along both edges, and finishes with an I-cord bind-off technique.
Updated version of this pattern has clarified Cast On instructions.