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Voyageur Scarf knitting pattern by Holli Yeoh

Voyageur Scarf

Inspired by the ceinture fléchée, a traditional sash worn by the French Canadian voyageurs in the 19th century, the Voyageur scarf features diagonal lines of lace broken up by horizontal garter stitch ridges.

Published in Under 200 by Knit Picks

Yarn

Fingering / 4 ply (14 wpi)
Knit Picks Hawthorne Fingering

Needles

3.75 mm / US 5

Size/Finished Measurements

10" wide x 67" long / 25.5 cm x 170 cm

Techniques

Yarnovers, decreases (k2tog, ssk), slip first st on every row, working simple lace pattern from chart or written instructions.