Tulips are beautiful reminders of spring and summer. Nothing symbolizes these seasons better than the budding, blooming flowers.
Tulip Season is a narrow, one skein, lace scarf with a simple and intuitive flowering buds lace pattern resembling blooming tulip buds. The scarf is light and feminine and makes for a wonderful accessory, ideal to cover your neck or shoulders to ward off the gentle spring breeze.
The scarf can be knit in any light-weight yarn: lace weight, fingering, sport or even DK. The length and width are also easily customized to the amount of yarn you have on hand.
Tha pattern is both written and charted.
Yarn: Expression Fiber Arts Pearlescent Fingering (50% superwash merino, 50% mulberry silk; 475 yds 434 m/100g): Living Coral, 1 ball
Needle Size: US 5 (3.75 mm): 16” 40 cm straight Or, size needed to obtain gauge
Gauge: 24 sts and 30 rows = 4” 10 cm in St st after wet blocking. 23 sts and 30 rows = 4” 10 cm in lace patt after wet blocking.
Size: 55” 140 cm long and 8” 20 cm wide, after wet blocking. Length is adjustable.
Notions: Removable stitch markers, tapestry needle or crochet hook to weave in ends.
(All pictures are courtesy Kellie Nuss for Knotions Magazine)