Flambeau is a colorwork cowl, knit lengthwise in the round, using two colors. It is cast on provisionally, worked from end to end as a tube, and then grafted together using Kitchener stitch.
[Luna Grey Fiber Arts] is now offering [Flambeau Cowl Kits] in their Etsy shop, which include two skeins of their beautiful hand dyed yarn and a PDF copy of the pattern. Be sure to check out their lovely colors and order up a custom kit!
Two size options are included in this pattern:
Short Loop: 27” [69 cm] long/around; 8“ [20.5 cm] wide
Long Loop: 54” [137 cm] long/around; 6.5” [16.5 cm] wide
- Color A - 275-300 (500) yards [252-275 (458) meters]
- Color B - 125 (225) yards [114 (206) meters]
If your gauge in colorwork differs significantly from your gauge in stockinette, you may wish to go up one needle size for working colorwork to avoid flaring. Also, if your row/round gauge differs much from the gauge listed on pattern, the length of your cowl