Freedom Wool Scarflet

Knitting, project 179. Completed 12/23/2008

179_scarflet1Yarn: 80.3 yds bulky yarn: 2 balls – Twilleys Freedom Wool (100% wool, single ply), 50 g / 1.75 oz, 50m / 55 yds

Needles: US 15 (10 mm) double-pointed needles (DPN)

Gauge: Not important

Pattern: Adapted from these marvelous sources:
1) “The Fourteen” by yarnballboogie
2) Brioche instructions from pippacrochet
3) Used scarflet diagram from bellaknitting to place buttons

Finished size: About 5 inches wide (6 inches at ends) by 30 inches long. One size fits most adults, men or women

Leftover yarn: 27 g / 1.0 oz (1/2 ball or about 29.7 yds)

Approximate cost: About $12 for 2 balls for yarn

Notes: Cast on 16 sts so buttonholes can be evenly placed across their row. Toasty warm, yarn is very soft (and same gauge as Lamb’s Pride Bulky).