Mar 112013


Zig it . . . Zag it. Handpainted superbulky yarn and a simple, reversing diagonal lace pattern make a neckwarmer that curves gently around the face and closes neatly with a satin ribbon lacing or buttons.

Techniques & Skills Used: cable CO, knit/purl, easy lace.

Size: 10” tall and 32” long.

Yarn: Malabrigo Rasta (100% Merino; 90 yards/150g); 1 skein, shown in Piedras.

Other Materials: US 17 (12mm) needles; Yarn needle or K/6.5 mm crochet hook for weaving in ends; Matching .75” wide satin ribbon (2 yards); 1” buttons, (3); Matching sewing thread and needle.

Gauge: 6 st and 9 rows/4” in stockinette st, after blocking.

See it on Ravelry, to read more or purchase the pattern.  

Zaget zigzag lace   Zaget back   Zaget flat