I am an artist and knitwear designer living in Amherst, Massachusetts. My knitting patterns are available through Craftsy, Ravelry, and Etsy. My designs have also been published by Brooklyn Tweed, ...
I am an artist and knitwear designer living in Amherst, Massachusetts. My knitting patterns are available through Craftsy, Ravelry, and Etsy. My designs have also been published by Brooklyn Tweed, Quince and Co., Knitscene, Interweave Knits, Green Mountain Spinnery, and Knitty.
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Biscuit is an infinity cowl that's worked in the round on a long circular needle. It requires no seaming or grafting. It features a pretty lace-and-bobble motif and a simple knit-purl ribbing stitch.
Blocked dimensions: 46 inches/117 cm circumference; 5.5 inches/14 cm wide
Level of difficulty: Advanced beginner
Skills needed: Cast on, bind off, knit, purl, yarn over, single and double decreases, bobbles (instructions are given for bobbles)
Stitch patterns are provided in both written form and a chart.
Supplies needed: 375-400 yarns of fingering or light fingering weight yarn; a 24- or 32-inch US4/3.50mm circular needles; stitch marker; tapestry needle for weaving in ends; pins for blocking the scalloped edge
23 sts/40 rows = 4"/10 cm in stockinette after blocking
To save time, check gauge.
375 yards of Fingering weight