Mass transit is fast-moving, busy-busy, and never looks the same twice—which is exactly the mood captured by this luscious, deeply textured cowl in two sizes (S/L). This extremely quick knit nevertheless offers results that look as if you spent weeks slaving over it. The truth is, the more randomly you work with your colors, the more complex it appears. You can’t make a mistake—what’s not to love? Pattern includes instructions for several color arrangements.
Shown here in Bare Naked Wools Stone Soup DK
Bare Naked Wools Confection Sport, Stone Soup DK or Kent DK, Better Breakfast DK, Ghillie Sport, Targhee Tango Sport, or any soft, lofty sport yarn that knits to pattern gauge. Substituting yarn and/or needles may result in an overall variation in size and drape.
26(54) inches in circumference and 7 inches in depth (blocked)
100(200) yards of one main color and 55(100) each of two contrasting colors
Note: yardage stated is for pattern as written; changes in color arrangements may cause actual yardage to vary.
19 sts and 30 rows = 4 inches in stockinette on larger needles (unwashed, unblocked)Needles:
size 8US (5.0 mm) 24(32)-inch circular needle (or size to obtain correct gauge)
size 6US(4.0 mm) 24(32)-inch circular needle (or 1.0 mm smaller than gauge needle)