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Lisa Beth Houchins is the Meanest Mommy in the Whole Wide World to three awesome children. Her eclectic professional life has included time as middle school science teacher, actuarial analyst, ...
Lisa Beth Houchins is the Meanest Mommy in the Whole Wide World to three awesome children. Her eclectic professional life has included time as middle school science teacher, actuarial analyst, birth advocate, stay-at-home mom, and now knitwear designer. She has been knitting since 2006.
Lisa can be found on Ravelry (username -MeanestMommy) and her silly parenting blog (http://meanestmommy.com). She welcomes comments and questions and offers pattern support at MeanestMommyKnits (at) gmail (dot) com.
It's Moms Night Out! This cowl is so easy, you can knit it when your friends are cracking you up, you've had a glass of wine, and you're up way past your bed time.
Moms Night Out Cowl is knit in the round with a simple knit and purl pattern that adds texture to the fabric. You can follow the written directions or the chart. If you've never used a chart, this is a great way to learn. This pattern is great for beginners and for more experienced knitters who happen to be distracted, tired, or even a little bit tipsy.
Finished size: Circumference - 21.3" (54cm), height - 6.75" (17cm).
Yarn: 120 - 160 yards (110 - 150 meters) worsted weight yarn
Skill Level: Beginner. Must be able to knit and purl in the round.
Pattern Instructions: Both written instructions and a chart are included, so pick whichever you are most comfortable with. If you have never used a chart, this is a good way to learn.
18 stitches = 4 inches in in pattern
160 yards of Worsted weight