Fashion Forward Cowl

4.50 USD  

This stylish and fashionable accessory is a versatile must-have piece for fall & winter. Worn as a cowl, capelet, or combination of both, the honeycomb stitch provides warmth and insulation while the ribbed edges give it classic sweater-like elegance. This versatile piece will be your go-to accessory every fall and winter! Pattern is worked in the round in one piece. 

The finished circumference, as the pattern is written, is approximately 35 in (89 cm), stretching to 42 in (107 cm). Instructions are included to make a wider capelet to fit a larger circumference around the shoulders and bust if desired.

YARN

Cascade Yarns Eco Cloud (70% undyed merino wool, 30% undyed baby alpaca; 164 yd [150 m]/3.5 oz [100 g]). 3 skeins. Shown in  Charcoal – #1810.

NEEDLES

US size 9 [5.5 mm] 24” [60 cm] circular needle, or size needed to obtain gauge.
US size 10.5 [6.5 mm] 24” [60 cm] circular needle, or size needed to obtain gauge.

GAUGE

19 sts and 25 rnds = 4” (10 cm) in honeycomb stitch pattern worked in the rnd after blocking.

NOTIONS

Marker; cable needle; tapestry needle.

FINISHED MEASUREMENTS

Approximately 17 inches (43 cm) wide and 15 inches (38 cm) tall laid flat, after blocking. Total circumference is approximately 35 inches (89 cm). See Note for information on increasing circumference for larger sizes.

REQUIRED SKILLS

Knitting in the round, cabling with a cable needle. Stitches used: k, p, C4F, C4B.