Looking for the perfect pattern for that coveted skein of cashmere or silk? This cowl will show off that beautiful yarn. Wrapped once, twice, or three times around the neck it is as light as a feather and as soft as silk – or cashmere. Shown here in SweetGeorgia Yarns CashSilk Lace this versatile cowl is a heavenly accessory for spring. Pattern includes written and charted instructions for the lace stitch.
SweetGeorgia Yarns CashSilk Lace (45% cashmere, 55% silk); 400 yd [366 m]/1.94 oz [55 g]). 1 skein. Shown in Slate.
US size 4 [3.5 mm] 32” [80 cm] circular needle, or size needed to obtain gauge.
16 sts and 34 rows = 4 inches [10 cm] in Lace Pattern worked in the round, after blocking.
Marker (m); tapestry needle; blocking tools
Approximately 30 inches long and 8 inches wide laid flat, after blocking. Total circumference is approximately 60 inches.
Knitting in the round; knitting lace. Stitches used: k, k2tog, yo, (sl1, k1, psso); blocking lace. It’s also important to be able to cast on and bind off very loosely.