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Hi, my name is Mary Gildersleeve. I began designing shortly after teaching myself to knit at the age of 8, primarily because I do not take commands very well and I also could not afford the fancy ...

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Frosty Fun (cowl)

from By Hand, With Heart
(6) Name: 'Knitting : Frosty Fun (cowl)
Frosty Fun (cowl)
Frosty Fun (cowl)
Frosty Fun (cowl)

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • knit in the round
  • YO, ssk, k2tog, twisted stitches

Pattern Description:

A fun and fabulous cowl for frosty walks knit in a chunky wool that knits up quickly in a gorgeous "Frosty" colorway. The stitch, with it's Yos and decreases, creates a crochet-like look with all the grace and flow of knitted items.

A generous 10-1/2-inch width x 40-inch circumference makes this cowl very wearable throughout the winter.

The sample used one skein of Rowan's Colourscape Chunky (in colorway "Frosty") ... a chunky 100% lambswool ... approx 175 yards worth.


16sts x 19rnds = 4-inches in pattern stitch (blocked)

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • 10-1/2" x 40"


  • approx 175 yards chunky wool (sample used 1 skein of Rowan's Colourscape Chunky in "Frosty")
  • stitch markers
  • tapestry needle to tuck in ends
  • US #11 circs (24-inch length)

Suggested yarn:

175 yards of Chunky weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Rowan's Colourscape Chunky



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