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Leafwing Pattern


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Knitting: Leafwing
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Pattern Details:

Pattern Details

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Skill Level:

medium skill level requirement Intermediate

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • knit, purl, decrease, increase, short rows

Pattern Description:

This cowl has a V-shaped front, creating a kerchief-style drape to it. Body and edgings are knit in one piece with a subtle knit-purl diamond pattern in the body and lace edging that can be done in a contrasting color along the edges.


24 sts and 38 1/2 rows = 4" / 10 cm in Diamond Pattern

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • 8 1/2″ (21.5 cm) wide and 55″ (140 cm) long before sewing


  • US size 5 / 3.75 mm straight needles

You Will Also Need:

  • Locking stitch markers in 2 colors (A and B), tapestry needle

Suggested yarn:

720 yards of DK weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Madelinetosh Pashmina


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About Designer

About Designer

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Pam Powers is a freelance knitwear designer living in sunny Orange County, California with her wonderful husband and two lovely children. Her designs have appeared in Interweave Knits, Twist Collective, Belle Armoire and Apronology. Visit her blog at PamPowersKnits.com or on Facebook @PamPowersKnits.

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