Sample shown is size L in special edition Kent Aran, color Mussell ShellMatching Motifs: Eye of the Needle Mittens, Eye of the Needle Cap
Special edition Kent Aran (shown), Stone Soup Worsted, Kent Worsted, Confection Worsted, Better Breakfast Worsted, Targhee Tango Worsted, or any worsted/aran weight yarn that knits to pattern gauge.
Substituting yarn and/or needles may result in an overall variation in size and density.
18.5(23) inches in circumference and approximately 9.5 inches in depth (washed and air-dried, unstretched)
Note: sizing may be adjusted by using needles one size up (looser fit) or down (tighter fit)
22 sts and 25 rows = 4 inches in cable pattern on larger needles (knit flat, washed, and air-dried)
16 sts and 26 rows = 4 inches in stockinette on larger needles (knit flat, washed, and air-dried)
size 8US (5.0 mm) 16-inch circular needle (or size to obtain correct gauge)
size 6US (4.0 mm) 16-inch circular needle for hems (or 1.0 mm smaller than gauge needle)
Note: cowl may be worked entirely on two circular needles if desired