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Furrows Cowl

from Miriam Felton Designs
(6) Name: 'Knitting : Furrows Cowl
Furrows Cowl
Furrows Cowl
Furrows Cowl
Furrows Cowl
Furrows Cowl

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • knit
  • purl
  • k2tog
  • ssk
  • m1L & m1R

Pattern Description:

This playful cowl is a joy to knit and so easy to wear. It would be great folded down to make a double layer of picots, or effortlessly slouched. Knit this cowl in a soft yarn for maximum snuggle, while the garter stitch borders make a great canvas for playing with color combinations.

Gauge: 24 stitches and 38 rounds per 4 inch (10cm) square in stockinette stitch after blocking
Finished Measurements: 17 inches (43cm) circumference at top, 27 inches (68.5cm) circumference at bottom, 10.5 inches (26.5cm) tall
Yarn Requirements: 45 yards in Color 1 and 165 yards in Color 2 of fingering weight yarn. Sample shown in Bijou Basin Ranch Bijou Spun Fingering Weight in 'Sky' and 'Steel'
Needle Size: 3.25mm (US 3) 24-inch & 16-inch circular needles for knitting in the round or size needed to obtain gauge
Pattern Includes: written directions
Stitches Used: knit, purl, k2tog, ssk, m1L, m1R
Other Details: This cowl is worked in the round, from the larger bottom edge to the top, bind off edge. The stacked increases and decreases create the chevron shaped fabric.

Gauge:

24 stitches and 38 rounds per 4 inch (10cm) square in stockinette stitch after blocking

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • 17 inches (43cm) circumference at top, 27 inches (68.5cm) circumference at bottom, 10.5 inches (26.5cm) tall

Materials:

  • 45 yards in Color 1 and 165 yards in Color 2 of fingering weight yarn.
  • 3.25mm (US 3) 24-inch & 16-inch circular needles for knitting in the round or size needed to obtain gauge

You Will Also Need:

  • stitch markers, tapestry needle to weave in ends.

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Bijou Basin Ranch Bijou Spun Fingering


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Beginner
Knitting
Accessory
Women, Girls
Neckwear
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I started sewing when I was a toddler on one of those drilled out boards where you use a shoelace and sew the outline of a fish or a duck. Once I could wield scissors I started sewing dresses for my ...

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