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Tilting Ladder Scarf

Materials: 2 skeins of Extra Angora or Louisa Harding Angora

Needles US 8

Dimensions: approx 6 x 54

This is a tricky pattern to follow even tho' it looks straightforward. I found the stitch in an old stitch book...maybe a Barbara Walker? I've seen it called by other names and I don't even recall if this is the name the stitch source used as its been so long!

Cast on 28 sts.

  1. (WS) k2 *p5, k1, p5, k2*
  2. p2, *k1 (yo k2tog) twice, p1, k5, p2*
  3. k2 *p4, k2, p5, k2*
  4. p2 *k1, (yo, k2tog) twice, p2, k4, p2*
  5. repeat row 3
  6. p2 *k1, (yo, k2tog) twice, p2, sl2b, k2, k2slipped sts, p2*
  7. repeat row 3
  8. repeat row 4
  9. repeat row3
  10. repeat row6
  11. repeat row3
  12. repeat row4
  13. repeat row1
  14. p2 *k5, p1 (ssk yo) twice, k1, p2*
  15. k2 *p5, k2, p4, k2*
  16. p2, *k4, p2 (ssk, yo) twice, k1, p2*
  17. repeat row 15
  18. p2 *sl2f, k2, k2 slipped sts, p2, (ssk, yo) twice, k1, p2*
  19. repeat row 15
  20. rpeeat row 16
  21. repeat row 15
  22. repeat row 18
  23. repepat row 15
  24. repeat row 16