— 2 yd (1.8 m) each of silk or polyester chiffon or other lightweight, drapable sheer fabric in 2 colors (shown: light brown silk chiffon [A] and muted green silk chiffon [B]) Note: For dramatic effect, a crisp sheer may be used; consider reducing the scarf length for greater ease in wearing if you choose this option.
Finished Size: About 6” (15 cm) wide × 68” (173 cm) long.
— Liquid stabilizer (such as PerfectSew or Stay Flow) (optional; see Notes)
— Sewing thread to match both fabrics
— Machine needle appropriate for sheer silk fabric (suggested: Microtex size 70/10)
— T-square or gridded acrylic ruler
Originally Published: Stitch, Spring 2010