The On the Bias Scarf by L & B Yarn Co. is soft and lengthy, in an open knit that is perfect for multi-season wear. With just 2 balls of Risoni silk yarn just knit this simple bias pattern until it’s time to bind off! Risoni is a textural thick and thin, silk yarn with delectable slubs randomly throughout.
L & B Yarn has 7 colors available for the summer months. The Loom started with the knowledge they have about silk and the passion they have for it. After more than 40 years in silk yarn and fabric business they want to share the goodness and create unique yarns for weaving, knitting, crocheting and more.
Onete Scarf by Fairmount Fibers Design Team is knit out of one of L & B’s favorite single ply fingering weight yarns, Fino. Elegant and refined, Fino by Manos Del Uruguay, combines the softness of merino wool and silk in a lightweight yarn that’s perfect for heirloom accessories or luxurious garments. Fino is hand dyed in large kettles to create a marbleized, subtly striated effect that forms a rich palette of glorious colors.
The Onete Scarf combines a garter stitch for the main body of the shawl with an elegant lattice lace border. The shawl design highlights the complex, subtle, tonal colors in each hank of yarn. Manos Del Uruguay is a non profit organization which assembles women in cooperatives scattered throughout the countryside of Uruguay. The aim of the organization is to bring economic and social opportunities to rural women. To take a look at the pattern just click here.
We love this lightweight summer shawl from Katia, knit in a neutral color pallet you can wear it with anything! Knit in Creta, a thick and thin 55% cotton, 40% acrylic, 5% nylon blend. This yarn is a soft textured fiber spun with a nylon ply. The pattern uses three different colors worked in a simple striped pattern. Each corner of the shawl is finished off in a different colored tassel adding a touch of flare to the finished garment.
The pattern is simple enough for a seasoned beginner that wants to knit a larger project! L & B is including this pattern booklet with each yarn box purchase! The booklet includes 50 chic looks from garments to cute home accessories.
The Jeanie Scarf by Jo Allport Designs is knit using a lace fan motif creating an open lightweight garment. The key-hole style scarf is knit in one piece. The pass through portion is created with a seam after blocking making finishing simple and fast!! The pattern uses two hanks of Mana, an absolutely gorgeous hand painted pure mulberry silk yarn from Araucania Yarns. Mana is the Mapuche word for “sustenance from heaven” which describes the yarn perfectly.
The pattern is easy to follow with the lace pattern written in text and with a chart. Once you get started on this project you won’t want to stop!! To take a look at the pattern just click here.