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Compass Cowl

from Blue Sky Alpacas
(6) Name: 'Knitting : Compass Cowl
Compass Cowl
Compass Cowl

Pattern Description:

Designed by Sarah Smuland
Cozy and decadent, just the right standout accessory for when the weather turns cool. Worn slouched around the shoulders, this is a flawless hybrid of cowl and poncho.


In Cable pattern with larger needles, 121/2 sts and
91/2 rows = 4"
In Rib pattern with smaller needles, 71/2 sts and
12 rows = 4"

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • XS/S (M/L, XL/2XL) Circumference at shoulders 44 (54, 64)" Length 73/4 (11, 151/4)


  • Blue Sky Alpacas Bulky (100g/45yds): 7 (10, 13) hanks

You Will Also Need:

  • Size 17 (12.75mm) needles, or size needed to obtain gauge
  • Size 15 (10mm) 24" or longer circular needle, or size needed to obtain gauge
  • Stitch markers
  • Cable needle
  • Stitch holders or waste yarn
  • Tapestry needle

Suggested yarn:

450 yards of Bulky weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Blue Sky Alpacas Brushed Bulky


Colors shown: Cayenne - #1216
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