The Tansy Tie is a great accessory for all seasons; it can be worn in multiple ways to reflect your mood. There are few better or more useful accessory patterns than this. Wear it as a belt, a tie or as a scarf, or be experimental and wear it as a headband! The Tansy Tie is an easy pattern to make and a great introduction to cabling. Tension: 18 sts and 22 rows to 10 cm square over Seed Stitch using 4 mm needles. Photographed in the colour Alpaca Light; Knitted in Purl Alpaca Designs 100% pure alpaca Fine yarn. A substitute yarn is shown below. Named after Tansy the alpaca.