Honeycomb brioche cowl / shrug

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Honeycomb brioche cowl / shrug Pattern


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Knitting: Honeycomb brioche cowl / shrug
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Pattern Details:

Pattern Details






Women, Petite, Tall, Plus-sized



Skill Level:

intermediate skill level requirement Advanced

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • knitting in the round
  • cast on
  • bind off

Pattern Description:

This is a cosy cowl which can be worn as a shrug, wrap or scarf. Just the thing to keep you warm on cool spring afternoons or to wear with a coat during the winter.

The brioche stitch is well explained and makes a thick, warm fabric which showcases variegated yarns beautifully.

3.75mm / US 5 circular needle with an 18" cable
300 yards worsted weight yarn
Stitch marker

The sample is shown in Knitpicks Chroma yarn (70% Wool, 30% Nylon, 198 yards / 100 grams per ball), colorway Galapagos and measures 42" in circumference.


21 sts and 44 rounds in 4 inches in stitch pattern.

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • 42" in circumference


  • 300yards / 275m worsted yarn
  • US5 / 3.75mm circular needle (with long cable)
  • marker

Suggested yarn:

300 yards of Worsted weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Knitpicks Chroma



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Addicted to Pinterest, never far from Ravelry and guaranteed to have a knitting project at the bottom of every handbag (and dozens hiding behind the sofa), I?m an engineer during the day and a knitting designer after the kids go to bed.

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