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Causal Nexus

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Causal Nexus
Causal Nexus

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • stranded colourwork, knitting in the round, grafting.

Pattern Description:

The Causal Nexus cowl is worked in the round as a seamless tube. The ends of the cowl are grafted together at the end to form a perfect ring. The charted colourwork section combines three easy stitch patterns and lends the project a rich heritage feel.

The pattern is knitted in Malabrigo Sock, a beautiful fingering weight yarn that comes in many colours.


26 sts and 32 rnds = 4 in / 10 cm in St st

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Approximately 6 3/4 in / 17 cm wide and 22 in / 56 cm circumference.


  • Size 3.25mm (US 3) set of needles for small circumference knitting in the round. The cowl can be worked on a short circular needle or a set of double pointed needles in the round, or on a longer circular needle in a magic loop. Spare needle in the same or a smaller size for holding stitches while grafting. Stitch marker, 2 removable markers, waste yarn, 3mm (US D) crochet hook, and tapestry needle.

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Malabrigo Sock
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Katya Frankel loves designing garments and accessories for children and women. Her designs bridge classic style with modern techniques, resulting in timeless garments that are fun to knit.

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