Alpaxsis starts as a sweet little möbius cowl and then morphs into a traditional cowl construction. Alpaxsis has a simple reversible lace pattern with optional bead accents and bind offs!
Alpaxsis is surprisingly versatile: it can be worn as a snood, as a shrug, or as an infinity scarf….
437 yards/ 400 meters of fingering weight yarn with great drape
Yarn I Used:
Periwinkle Sheep, Alpaxsis (50% alpaca/ 25% silk/ 25% linen; 437 yd [400 m]/ 3.53 oz [100 g]); Coral Lip
One US Size 5 [3.75 mm] 40-inch or longer circular needle
One US Size 5 [3.75 mm] 24-inch circular needle
Digital scale (optional but helpful!)
198 (Approx. 8 grams) Size 8/0 Miyuki Delica seed beads (bead A)
303 (Approx. 30 grams) Size 6/0 Miyuki seed beads (bead B)
Tool for placing beads- super floss, .75-1 mm steel crochet hook, or a Beadle Needle
34 inches [86 cm] around at center, 44 inches [112 cm] around at bottom by 21.5 inches [55 cm] at highest point