A scarf or neckwarmer in two sizes (S/L) to match the Eliza mitts with the same pleated hem flounce and pretty snowdrop lace. The neckwarmer features a sidebutton closure. Scarf is worked in two pieces and grafted at center back. An excellent first lace project that experienced knitters will enjoy as well for its suitability as a quick knit gift project.
Substituting yarn and/or needles may result in an overall variation in size.
Suggested Yarns: Woolen Rabbit Lucent, Harmony, or Pandora, Shalimar Yarns Breathless, Zen Yarn Garden Serenity 20, String Theory Caper Sock, Tanis Fiber Arts Purple Label Cashmere Yarn, Old Maiden Aunt Merino/Cashmere/Nylon 4ply, Posh Yarn Martha, Anzula Squishy, Sunshine Yarns Luxury Sock, Handmaiden Casbah Sock, The Sanguine Gryphon Bugga!, Pagewood Farm Alyeska, or any soft, plump, sock yarn with 375-425 yards per 4 ounces
neckwarmer: 17(20) inches in circumference, buttoned (washed and blocked)
scarf: 7(8.5) inches wide and 45(54) inches long
neckwarmer: 125(150) yards
scarf: 300(400) yards
Buttons: 5 buttons that are .375 inch in diameter for neckwarmer
Gauge: 30 sts and 44 rows = 4 inches in stockinette stitch on smaller needles (unblocked)
size 2US (2.75 mm) or size to obtain correct gauge
size 3US (3.25 mm) for hem (or two mm sizes bigger than body needle)