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High Sierra Infinity Scarf or Cowl

Lovely edges make this scarf special.
Available in two sizes, a longer infinity scarf and a cowl that can double as a snood.

The pattern includes instructions for the Alternating Long Tail Cast On and the Resilient Bind Off which creates a nice nubby edge.
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  • Nuance Skills
    Knitting Nuance Skills Used:
    • Showy Decrease
    • Woven Cast On
    • Resilient Bind Off
  • Gauge/Yarn
    Gauge: 20 to 22 sts per 4”/10 cm. Gauge is flexible so you can substitute your favorite yarns. A smooth yarn with some give, merino and blends would be perfect.
    Yardage: Cowl uses about 300 yards and Infinity Scarf uses about 500 yards
    Yarn: Samples use Cascade Venezia Sport and Knit Picks Swish DK
  • Difficulty
    Bridge: This project is good for knitters comfortable with stockinette, slipped stitches and can follow a simple chart.
  • Sizes
    Size: Infinity is 72” at base and 60” at top, Cowl is 42” at base and 24” at top
  • Notions
    Standard knitting notions: circular needles, tapestry needle and markers.
  • Blog
    Our blog announcement has additional helpful links.