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Checkers Moebius Cowl

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(6) Name: 'Knitting : Checkers Moebius Cowl
Checkers Moebius Cowl
Checkers Moebius Cowl
Checkers Moebius Cowl

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Knit, purl, working in the round and moebius cast on.

Pattern Description:

The Checkers cowl is a pattern by Katya Frankel from Head to Toe: Kids' Knit Accessories.

A moebius strip is a ribbon with half a twist added to it and ends connected into a loop in such a way that the resulting band has only one continuous surface and one edge.
This property of a moebius strip lends itself beautifully to knitting in the round.

Basic instructions on moebius cast on are included.


17 sts and 26 rnds = 4 in / 10cm in 55 checkered stitch pattern.

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Finished circumference 18 (20) in / 46 (51) cm, finished height 9 in / 23 cm at the widest point. Shown in size 20 in.


  • 1 skein of Spud & Chlo Sweater (55% superwash wool, 45% organic cotton; /160yds/146m per 100g skein); #7507 Moonlight. US #7 (4.5mm) 20-inch and 40-inch long circular needles.

You Will Also Need:

  • Stitch markers; crochet hook; yarn needle.

Suggested yarn:

160 yards of Worsted weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Spud & Chlo Sweater


7507 Moonlight