Classic Elite Yarns



Issue 450 • Quick Summer Scarf

Classic Silk Faux Cardigan

One ball each of two different multi-color yarns make this tapered end scarf extra quick to knit and will add a pop of color to your summer wardrobe. Almost any combination of Santorini and Sandpiper will work well together – it may take you longer to choose your colorway than to knit it!

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58% Viscose, 42% Cotton
  • 5 sts/inch on US 7 (4.5 mm) needle
  • 125 yards/50 gram ball
  • hand wash cold, dry flat
  • available in 12 colors

Santorini's colorways sing along the matte and shiny textures inherent in the yarn, adding vibrant color to warm-weather garments, wraps and scarves.

Featuring Una
from 1604 Highland Summer

This feminine cardigan has a stockinette yoke, a pretty eyelet stitch covering the body and ¾ length fitted sleeves.


100% Cotton

  • 4½-5 sts/inch on US 7-5 4.5-3.75 mm) needle
  • 114 yards/50 gram ball
  • hand wash cold, dry flat
  • 12 colors

Each strand of Sandpiper has five space-dyed shades, giving it highlights and shadows that occur organically as the eight plies interact.

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