Byzantine Cowl Pattern

$6.00

PDF Digital Download

Have you made this pattern?
Share with the Craftsy community.

Knitting: Byzantine Cowl
rollover image to zoom

Pattern Details:

Pattern Details

Category:

Knitting

Type:

Accessory

Fit:

Women, Girls, Petite, Tall, Plus-sized

Item:

Neckwear

Skill Level:

medium skill level requirement Intermediate

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Knitting in the round, stranded knitting, grafting, provisional cast on

Pattern Description:

This gorgeously soft indulgent cowl was inspired by the geometric motifs and colors present in Middle Eastern architecture. Wear it with either side showing; it's completely reversible.

If you'd like a cowl with a larger circumference, increase in repeats of 42 sts (which works out to be about 51/2in / 14cm) and increase your yarn requirements proportionately.

Guidelines (pink lines) are shown on the larger chart (Chart 1) to assist with stitch counts and patterning.

Gauge:

28 sts & 36 rounds = 4in / 10cm in stranded stockinette on US3 / 3.25mm needles

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • SIZE One Size FINISHED MEASUREMENTS Circumference: 24in / 61cm Height: 8in / 20.5cm

Materials:

  • YARN Dragonfly Fibers Soft Twist Djinni, 80% Merino, 10% Nylon, 10% Cashmere, 430 yds / 113gm, in the following amounts and colors: (A) Burnished Brass, 305 yds / 279m (B) Peacock Feather, 165 yds / 151m (C) Reflecting Pool, 85 yds / 78m NEEDLES US3 / 3.25mm 20in circular needles or size to obtain gauge. US21/2 / 3.0mm 20in circular needles

You Will Also Need:

  • At least (1) stitch marker, yarn needle, waste yarn for provisional cast on

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Dragonfly Fibers

About Designer

About Designer

StephCat on craftsy.com

Hi! I live in Hermosa Beach, California, with husband Dave, dog Rigel and Tonkinese cats Meggie and Cali.

I've been knitting on & off for the past 30+ years, and began publishing my knitting designs several years ago. My favorite techniques include cables, Bavarian twisted stitches and stranded knitting.

My first book, California Revival Knits, is now out from Cooperative Press.

I blog ...

Read More »

Other popular patterns:

Thinking of You Scarf

Thinking of You Scarf

rated 5 $6.00
Turbulence Cowl

Turbulence Cowl

$5.00
Woodland Friends Hooded Cowl (Animal)

Woodland Friends Hooded Cowl (Animal)

$5.00