Skiing in the Woods
A cowl in stranded knitting, using two colours of DK weight yarn for the colourwork and laceweight yarn doubled for the lining.
Finished size: about 52 to 56 cm across, 20 to 21 cm high, depending on the gauge.
Gauge: 28 to 30 sts and 30 to 32 rows per 10 cm.
Main colour: 252 m / 276 yd (90 g) Contrast colour: 126 m / 138 yd (45 g), using yarn similar to ColourMart 100% Extra Fine Merino 10/28NM DK Weight.
Lining: 373 m / 408 yd (25 g), using yarn similar to ColourMart 100\% Extra Fine Merino 2/30NM Laceweight for lining (yarn held doubled).
Other materials: Waste yarn for provisionally casting on 151 sts
Other tools: A crochet hook of the same size as the knitting needles, six stitch markers, tapestry needle for grafting and another circular needle or set of DPNs to help grafting.