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Triple Axel

from Monika Sirna
(6) Name: 'Knitting : Triple Axel
Triple Axel Triple Axel

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • knit
  • purl
  • cast on
  • cast off
  • cable (optional, 2 rib stitch pattern options)

Pattern Description:

This super cozy and extra soft cowl is a delight to wear when the temperature drops!

The design is based on a rib pattern, timeless yet modern at the same time and will give you a perfect fit well beyond the ice skating rink.

The pattern includes both charted and written directions for four sizes, from a snug cowl to a standard infinity scarf. Three rib stitch pattern options are included in the pattern - Swizzle, Bracket Turn and Waltz Jump.

Pattern includes:
-3 rib stitch pattern options
-charted and written directions
-4 sizes
-customization: one-skein size options


16 sts and 22-24 rnds = 4" (10cm) in rib pattern blocked

US 10 (6mm) 20 or 24"/50 or 60cm circular needle

*The exact gauge is not crucial for this project. Adjust needle size as necessary.

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • S snug and tall cowl (child/small adult)
  • M standard size cowl (loose loop)
  • L oversized cowl (pull over shoulders loop)
  • XL standard size infinity scarf (2 loops)


  • 1(1, 2, 2) skeins of super soft aran weight merino or merino blend, single or plied.

You Will Also Need:

  • cable needle (or a locking stitch marker)
  • stitch marker (for BOR)
  • tapestry needle for weaving ends

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Super Soft Aran by Colour Adventures, 100% Merino, 225yds/206m/115g

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About the designer

I am a wife as well as a stay at home mom to two precious girls, who are the inspiration behind my creations.

Even though I have been around fabric, yarn & crafts my whole life; knitting sweaters ...

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