Monarch Scarf & Cowl

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Monarch Scarf & Cowl Pattern


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Knitting: Monarch Scarf & Cowl
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Pattern Details:

Pattern Details

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Women, Men, Girls



Skill Level:

intermediate skill level requirement Advanced

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • knit, purl, decrease, increase, cables, short rows

Pattern Description:

This reversible cable and seed stitch scarf has pull-through slots, so no tying is necessary. The cowl buttons through the cable twists. Short-row shaping creates stylish diagonal ends.


Scarf: 21 sts and 30 rows = 4'' / 10 cm in Seed Stitch.
Cowl: 20 sts and 29 rows = 4'' / 10 cm in Seed Stitch.

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Scarf: 7'' (17.8 cm) wide and 53" (134.6 cm) long
  • Cowl: 7 3/4 " (19.5 cm) wide and 31" (78.5 cm) long


  • Scarf: US size 6 / 4 mm straight needles
  • Cowl: US size 7 / 4.5 mm straight needles

You Will Also Need:

  • Stitch holder, locking stitch markers in 2 colors (A and B), tapestry needle, 3 X 3/4 " buttons

Suggested yarn:

600 yards of Worsted weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Madelinetosh Tosh Vintage (scarf version)



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 or on Facebook @PamPowersKnits.

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