This casual, easy to wear cowl in three sizes (petite/medium/tall) is so handsome and practical that it is bound to be worn again and again and reached for by every member of the household. Deeply embossed with a geometric knit/purl pattern, the fabric is lush with texture but lightweight—warm when you want it to be but also loose and easy when accessorizing just for fun. With such an easy-to-work and entertaining motif, this cowl makes a great take along project for travel or spectator sports and the perfect item to have ready-made for last-minute gifting.
Substituting needles and/or yarn may result in an overall variation in size and drape.
Suggested Yarns: Hazel Knits Artisan Sock or Entice, Bare Naked Wools Better Breakfast Fingering, Ghillie Sock or Stone Soup Fingering, String Theory Caper Sock, The Plucky Knitter Primo Fingering, SweetGeorgia Yarns Tough Love Sock, Blue Moon Fibers Socks That Rock® Lightweight, madelinetosh tosh sock, Dream in Color Smooshy, or any springy sock yarn that knits to pattern gauge
Finished Size: 25(50, 62) inches in circumference and 6(6, 8) inches in depth (blocked)
Yarn Requirements: 200(420, 675) yards
Gauge: 26 sts and 36 rows = 4 inches in stockinette st (knit flat; unblocked)
size 5US (3.75 mm) circular needle (or size to obtain correct gauge)
size 4US (3.5 mm) circular needle (or .25 mm smaller than gauge needle)