Gradient Sea

$2.99

My little girl nose crinkled up at the fishy smell of the docks. My dad and I were about to head out on the boat for a day on the water.

We lived in Juneau, Alaska and the sky, as usual, was overcast…a dull, insistent, mottled grey.

We slowly puttered out to the open water, picking up speed; bop, bop, bopping on the waves…finally stopping to drop our fishing poles into the sea.

The churning, endless, powerful depths of the ocean…the air was clear and crisp and laden with the scent of seaweed and salt.

The day ended with the most delicious cod cooked in butter right there on our tiny boat. Thanks, Dad, for a wonderful day I'll always treasure!

This scarf pattern embodies the colors of that day. It’s a perfect, old-fashioned SCARF. Wad it around your neck on chilly days or just wear it as a fashion statement. Easy. Comfy. Sea-like. 

I adore making shawls and cowls and will most likely never stop. But I was just in the mood for a good ol' scarf when designing this pattern. 

YARN: 

Lace weight or thin fingering weight yarn - 4.7 oz total.

I used my fingering weight cashmere yarn - 3 different colors, 4 skeins total. 

Natural - 1 skein

Sea Blue - 2 skeins (I barely dipped into the second skein so I also give instructions for knitting this scarf using 1 skein of the blue)

Sea Grey - 1 skein

Since the exact size isn’t important, feel free to substitute any of your favorite lace weight (or thinner fingering weight) yarns. You’ll be holding the yarn quadruple throughout the project. Seems like it might be fussy, but I rarely even noticed I was holding 4 strands together. 

If you're not feeling up to all the color changing, you can substitute your favorite worsted weight or aran weight yarn and just hold it single. You won't get the gradient effect, but you'll still end up with an awesome , knitted scarf. 

You're paying for the digital file only (instantly downloadable as a PDF) and won't be shipped anything.

ENJOY! 

Chandi

You may sell the items you make using my patterns. I just ask that you link back to my shop. Thanks!

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My little girl nose crinkled up at the fishy smell of the docks. My dad and I were about to head out on the boat for a day on the water.

We lived in Juneau, Alaska and the sky, as usual, was overcast…a dull, insistent, mottled grey.

We slowly puttered out to the open water, picking up speed; bop, bop, bopping on the waves…finally stopping to drop our fishing poles into the sea.

The churning, endless, powerful depths of the ocean…the air was clear and crisp and laden with the scent of seaweed and salt.

The day ended with the most delicious cod cooked in butter right there on our tiny boat. Thanks, Dad, for a wonderful day I'll always treasure!

This scarf pattern embodies the colors of that day. It’s a perfect, old-fashioned SCARF. Wad it around your neck on chilly days or just wear it as a fashion statement. Easy. Comfy. Sea-like. 

I adore making shawls and cowls and will most likely never stop. But I was just in the mood for a good ol' scarf when designing this pattern. 

YARN: 

Lace weight or thin fingering weight yarn - 4.7 oz total.

I used my fingering weight cashmere yarn - 3 different colors, 4 skeins total. 

Natural - 1 skein

Sea Blue - 2 skeins (I barely dipped into the second skein so I also give instructions for knitting this scarf using 1 skein of the blue)

Sea Grey - 1 skein

Since the exact size isn’t important, feel free to substitute any of your favorite lace weight (or thinner fingering weight) yarns. You’ll be holding the yarn quadruple throughout the project. Seems like it might be fussy, but I rarely even noticed I was holding 4 strands together. 

If you're not feeling up to all the color changing, you can substitute your favorite worsted weight or aran weight yarn and just hold it single. You won't get the gradient effect, but you'll still end up with an awesome , knitted scarf. 

You're paying for the digital file only (instantly downloadable as a PDF) and won't be shipped anything.

ENJOY! 

Chandi

You may sell the items you make using my patterns. I just ask that you link back to my shop. Thanks!

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Craft: Knit Free/Paid: Paid Yardage: 400-599 Yarn Weight: Fingering Project Type: Scarves/Cowls

Customer Reviews 5 (11 Reviews) Write a Review

Gradient Sea
5 Stars

Before getting $$$ yarn, I tried this pattern with a gradient baby yarn on size 4 needles. I doubled the center section to 40 stitches but kept the edging as written. After about two rounds of going through the entire shifting pattern(32 rows) I found the going very easy and this pattern is very easy after that and just enough interest to not be boring and both sides are loverly. Why hasn't this pattern been entered into Ravelry yet?

Gradient Sea
5 Stars

Before getting $$$ yarn, I tried this pattern with a gradient baby yarn on size 4 needles. I doubled the center section to 40 stitches but kept the edging as written. After about two rounds of going through the entire shifting pattern(32 rows) I found the going very easy and this pattern is very easy after that and just enough interest to not be boring and both sides are loverly.

Gradient Sea
5 Stars

Before getting $$$ yarn, I tried this pattern with a gradient baby yarn on size 4 needles. I doubled the center section to 40 stitches but kept the edging as written. After about two rounds of going through the entire shifting pattern(32 rows) I found the going very easy and this pattern is very easy after that and just enough interest to not be boring and both sides are loverly.

Gradient Sea Pattern
5 Stars

I love the chance to try to use multiple strands of yarn when I knit this pattern up. I foresee the early creation of anti-winter presents for the end of this year! Thank you for the great pattern, once again!

Gradient Sea Pattern
5 Stars

I love this pattern! It's not difficult and will be just the thing for keeping the chill/freeze off in our Western NY climate ! Using multiple strands will stretch my skill set, as well!

Gradient Sea
5 Stars

I wanted to try this pattern with some gradient baby yarn before I spent $$ on it. I'm using #5 needles and baby yarn. With only 20 stitches it was way too small, so I doubled the stitches to 40 and just repeated the "inside pattern" once more. It's coming out quite nice. I can't decide which side I like better. It's really reversible.

Beautiful and easy to follow
5 Stars

I am a beginner knitter and love how easy this pattern is to follow- and my little mistakes are not visible!

Beautiful!
5 Stars

Well written, as usual, and simply beautiful!

Can't wait to start
5 Stars

Can't wait to start this pattern. It is very pretty.

what a ride
5 Stars

this is a beautiful pattern, and reversible. such a plus in knitting. i had a marvelous time watching the color go from 1 extreme to the other. Get this , it is a blast, ( and an unusual finished scarf)

Starting something NEW!
4 Stars

First time using your yarn and loving it! Smooth, silky and easy to work with. Bought the scarf pattern and easy instructions to follow. Thank you. Kay