Convertible Cowl Capelet in Garter Rib Pattern


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Convertible Cowl Capelet in Garter Rib Pattern

Pattern Details






Women, Petite, Tall, Plus-sized



Skill Level:

small skill level requirement Beginner

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • You need to know how to knit and purl.

Pattern Description:

This is a very versatile and easy to knit cowl/capelet. Whether you make it in solid or variegated yarn, the pattern stitch and the design are sure to make this the center of your wardrobe.

This style is season-less and ageless. It works in cotton and in wool. It looks lovely on teenagers and senior citizens. It's also one size fits all.

Pattern Description --

> Great for beginning knitters.
> 16 colored photo images.
> Easy instructions written without abbreviations in clear language.
> Quick to make in dk yarn on size 8 needles.

> A tutorial with pictures on making buttonholes.
> A tutorial with pictures on steam-blocking your garments for a professional finish.
> Access to the designer (me) for any knitting questions that arise. My email is on the pattern.

(c) KnittingGuru, 2013. All rights reserved. All images and finished designs, including the name and description, are the intellectual property of KnittingGuru.

This cowl is for personal use only. The pattern and images may not be copied, sold, or distributed by any means.


4 stitches = 1 inch (after blocking)

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • 10 inches X 23 inches


  • 50 grams dk or sport weight yarn
  • Knitting needles size 8

You Will Also Need:

  • Large eyed blunt yarn sewing needle
  • 4 1-inch diameter buttons
  • Sewing thread to match the cowl
  • Sewing needle

About Designer

About Designer

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My Mom taught me to knit and crochet when I was only 4 years old! This was before I learned to read so I always designed my own patterns.

My background as a teacher and writer enable me to make accurate, easy to follow patterns. They are all teaching patterns that provide tips and tutorials to help improve knitting/crochet skills. My email is on every pattern and I'm always happy to help if ...

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