Vacation Mode by Shanalines Designs | Do you shift into vacation mode at the first hint of warm weather? Before you cast away all responsibilities and head out of town, cast on this versatile accessory. Designed with a luxurious DK weight yarn, VACATION MODE will be your new favorite travel companion. Spun from a summery blend of silk and linen, this yarn begs for lazy days and easy knitting. This design is the perfect combination of smooth-sailing knitting with casual styling options. The design is equally pleasing on both sides and can be worn as a head wrap or styled as a cowl or skinny scarf. Choose your favorite color to dress up a summer outfit, adding a bit of elegance to any look.
Gauge: 20 stitches & 28 rows = 4” (10 cm) in stockinette stitch knit flat
Finished Measurements: "Overall length: 54” (137 cm)
Width at center: 6.5” (16.5 cm)"
Materials Used: 1 skein of Queen City Yarn Coleman, 65% Silk, 35% Linen, 245 yd / 224 m per 115 g, or DK weight yarn with similar properties
Needle Size: US 6 (4.0 mm) or size needed to obtain gauge
Pattern Includes: This reversible design is a written pattern with photo tutorials and includes a schematic.
Skill Level: advanced beginner
Other Details: techniques: knit stitch, increasing purl stitch, knit 1 below, increasing and decreasing stitches