This cowl is finished with a neat i-cord cast off at each end of the tube. The stitch pattern, which is based on hearts of oak, is fully reversible and knitted at a tight gauge to get a firm fabric.
SIZE Finished circumference 45 (90, 135) cm/17.75 (35.5, 53) in Finished depth 22cm/8.75in
YARN Jen (3 skein version): Fyberspates Scrumptious Aran (Aran weight; 45% silk, 55% merino; 165m/100g skeins) Teal Blue 1 (2, 3) x 100g skeins or Kyoko (1 skein version): Quince and Co. Osprey (Aran weight, 100% wool; 155m/100g skeins) Parsley 1 (2, 3) x 100g skeins
NEEDLES AND ACCESSORIES 1 set 5mm (UK 6/US 8) circular needles, approx. 40 (80, 100) cm/ 16 (30, 40) in long 1 pair 6mm (UK 4/US 10) knitting needles Stitch markers (optional) Waste yarn, aran weight TENSION 24 sts and 28 rows to10cm/4in over hearts of oak stitch pattern using 5mm needles A dense gauge is used to make a cowl that “sits up” on the neck. This cowl pattern is provided in both written and charted forms