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by Carina Spencer

Scalene is an asymmetrically shaped, triangular scarf that features both horizontal and vertical keyholes for several styles of wear. This gender neutral design looks great on women and men of any age.

Gauge: Numbers are provided for three gauges to accommodate lace worsted weight yarns. Gauges for all sizes are for gently blocked garter stitch. SM GAUGE (for lace weight yarns): 32 sts = 4". Suggested needle size US 1 (2.25 mm). MD GAUGE (for sock weight yarn).

Finished Measurements Width: about 50" (127 cm). Height: about 15" (38 cm) Materials Used In lace to aran yarn, you will need approx. 320 - 620 yards (293 - 567 m) depending on gauge. 1 stitch marker, scrap yarn or stitch holder, a darning needle for weaving in ends, (optional) 2 more stitch markers to assist with counting.

Needle Size: Size 36" circular needle and two DPNs in size required to obtain gauge. Scarf is knit flat on a circular needle so exact needle length is not critical.

Pattern Includes: written directions

Skill Level: easy


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