Cursory Cowl

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Cursory Cowl Pattern


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Knitting: Cursory Cowl
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Pattern Details:

Pattern Details






Women, Petite, Tall, Plus-sized



Skill Level:

little skill level requirement Novice

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • cast on
  • knit
  • make a yarn over
  • knit two stitches together
  • working in the round
  • bind off

Pattern Description:

So named because you'll be finished almost as soon as you have started, calling this cowl cursory is a major understatement.

Worked up in only 35 yards of super bulky yarn, you can expect the whole project to take you about an hour and a half, start to finish.


5.3 sts = 4" in stockinette, though gauge is not crucial for this project


  • Knit Collage Rolling Stone (90% Wool, 10% Other; 35 yards per 125g skein); 1 skein Raindance
  • US 19/15.5 mm 24-inch circular needle
  • 13 pieces miscellaneous 1-1.5" ribbon, each 16" long
  • Yarn needle
  • Scissors

Suggested yarn:

35 yards of Bulky weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Knit Collage Rolling Stone


Rain Dance

About Designer

About Designer

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Hi! I'm Sarah Wilson, also known as the Sexy Knitter. I started crafting at a very young age and have tried a little bit of almost everything - sewing, quilting, cross-stitch, needlepoint, embroidery, crewel, plastic canvas, weaving, knitting, crochet, beading, jewelry making...the list goes on. These days, I am a full-time knitwear designer whose work has been seen in publications like ...

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