Shark Fin Cowl

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Shark Fin Cowl Pattern

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Knitting: Shark Fin Cowl
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Pattern Details:

Pattern Details

Category:

Knitting

Type:

Accessory

Fit:

Women, Men, Petite, Tall, Plus-sized

Item:

Neckwear

Skill Level:

medium skill level requirement Intermediate

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • knit
  • purl
  • k2tog= knit two stitches together
  • yo= yarn over

Pattern Description:

This textured cowl features a repeating triangle pattern which resembles shark fins or sails.

The cowl is knit flat and will need to be sewn up with a tapestry needle in the final step using the Mattress technique.

This technique is explained in the pattern with diagrams.

Gauge:

20 stitches and 24 rows = 4 inches in Stockinette stitch

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Finished cowl measures approximately 26" around x 7" in height.

Materials:

  • 150 yards of Worsted weight yarn
  • Size 8 knitting needles
  • Tapestry needle

Suggested yarn:

150 yards of Worsted weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Blue Sky Alpacas Worsted Cotton

Colorway:

Sleet

About Designer

About Designer

ActsofKnittery on craftsy.com

I've been knitting and crocheting for over 25 years now and learned these crafts as a small child from my grandmother. My hands haven't been idle since!

You can view my pattern collection on Ravelry here: http://www.ravelry.com/stores/melissa-martinez-acts-of-knittery-designs

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