This is the drop stitch pattern, the second I've made. It's fun to knit, easy to pick up when out and the result is very effective. It suits an inconsistent yarn; handspun singles, or in this case Manos Maxima merino wool.
I started it using his archery arrows. But switched to ordinary 7mm needles because a. he needed his arrows back and b. the bullet points of the arrows aren't great for catching stitches.
We enjoyed recreating the silly version of Ways to Wear Scarves: