Checkers and Lace Cowl

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Checkers and Lace Cowl Pattern


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Knitting: Checkers and Lace Cowl
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Pattern Details:

Pattern Details






Women, Men, Petite, Tall



Skill Level:

small skill level requirement Beginner

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Cast On, Knit, Purl, Bind off

Pattern Description:

This an easy lace and checkerboard pattern that is a perfect "first" lace project, yet is still pretty enough to earn the knitting respect of accomplished knitters.


18 sts X 22 rows = 4" in pattern

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • 6 X 57"


  • US 3 - 24" Circulars

You Will Also Need:

  • Darning Needles

Suggested yarn:

350 yards of Fingering weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Madelinetosh Tosh Merino Light



About Designer

About Designer

Proud2baknitter on

My 5th grade teacher taught my whole class to knit. My grandmother taught me to sew when I was about 7 or 8 and an old family friend taught me to embroider when I was very young. I was always doing some kind of needlework. As an adult I supplemented our family income by sewing professionally.

Now I'm thoroughly enjoying the process of designing and writing knitting patterns. My sewing ...

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