This cowl is rustic and tweedy with bumpy ribs and garter and a hint of lace. It reminds me of the mossy carpet of the old growth forest near Port Alberni on Vancouver Island. Walking through the stand of trees hundreds of years old leaves me humbled and aware of the importance of these great giants.
Alberni Cowl knits up quickly with only two balls of Aran weight yarn. The pattern is easy to remember and satisfying to work.
28 inches circumference by 9 inches wide /71 cm circumference by 23 cm wide
Debbie Bliss - Donegal Luxury Tweed Aran Weight- 85% wool/14% Angora - 50gr - 80 yds/88 m - colour 360025 - green - 2 balls
US size 8 [5.00 mm] circular knitting needles 16”/40 cm long
or size required to obtain correct gauge
Stitch Markers - 1
Yarn needle for sewing in ends
18sts and 24 rows = 4 inches/10 cm in stockinette stitch.
Gauge is not critical in this pattern - note that using a different yarn than the sam