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Raised Diamond Points Scarf


Learn to knit right and left leaning decreases that match!
Our test knitters described the diamonds as 'rising up out of the scarf". It's the perfect showcase for the Showy Decrease. The diamonds sit on top of the right side of Stockinette.

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knit diamond scarf layout
There's also a blanket version in our Baby and Home sections.
  • Nuance Skills
    Knitting Nuance skills used in this project include:
    • The Showy Decrease: Right and Left Leaning and Double Joining
    • Resilient Cast On and Bind Off
  • Gauge/Yarn
    The gauge for this project is 5 stitches per inch but flexible to other gauges.
    The project uses 325 yards of main yarn.
    Shown here inCascade Venezia Worsted yarn, color 157 Granny Smith
    Venezia: 70% Merino/30% Mulberry Silk, 100 gr skein is 218 yards.
  • Difficulty
    This project is good for intermediate knitters who can follow charts and are comfortable with k2tog vs ssk.
  • Sizes
    The scarf shown is 10" wide and 55" long. There is enough yarn for a longer scarf with 2 skeins of Venezia.
  • Notions
    Standard knitting notions needles, tapestry needle and markers.
  • Blog
    We blogged about it. You can read the blog post here.