Laetiporus is a genus of edible mushrooms that grow in brackets from living trees. The shelf like construction and bright yellow color make for a spectacular sight in the damp woods. The Laetiporus scarf mimics, with a wide and gentle garter ruffle, the broad ripples of Laetiporus mushrooms. Although the scarf pictured here is extremely long, the simple lace and short row ruffle pattern can be made to any desired length for an unsual and wearable scarf that will stand out and keep your neck toasty warm. Refer to the chart or the written pattern to meet your comfort level.
8 inches wide by 100 inches long
- 3 skeins Malabrigo Merino Worsted (100% Merino wool; 210 yds per 100g skein), shown in colorway Frank Ochre
- U.S. size 10 (6 mm) needles
- tapestry needle
15 sts/20 rows = 4 inches in stockinette stitch on size 10 needles
Tech edited by Lauren Cross