Oak Park is a
color-block cowl or scarf inspired by the architecture of Frank Lloyd Wright.
There is no intarsia, just picking up stitches from slipped stitch edges. A
coloring page is included. This versatile yarn can be knit in a variety of
yarns, Madelinetosh Tosh Merino Light
Follow the links after purchase to download the PDF.
Yardage by colors in samples
Cowl: red purple - 180; green - 75; cream - 240; chartreuse
- 55; dark brown - 160
Scarf: medium brown - 210; dark red - 95; beige - 240; pale
apricot - 85; dark brown - 185
Cowl: 8.5 x 58 (circumference) inches
Scarf: 9 x 73 inches
The scarf and cowl are knit on the same size needles with
different weights of yarn. The cowl is meant to be more drapey and the scarf is
meant to have more body. The scarf shown was knit in tosh alpaca sport and the
cowl was knit in tosh merino light (fingering weight).
Cowl gauge is 22 stitches/44 rows in garter stitch on US
Scarf gauge is 20 stitches/40 rows in garter stitch on US