This cowl works up really quickly and will be perfect addition to anyones wardrobe. Makes perfect gift as well. Skill level: easy Size: One size fits all Measurements: width - 44cm, height - 28cm Materials: approx. 200gr or 460yards DK weight yarn (LIGHT 3) (for sample I used King Cole Cottonsoft DK - Mint (715) yarn, but you can use any other DK weight yarn as well, or you can use worsted weight yarn to achieve slightly bulkier look.) approx. 30gr or 70yards amount of contrasting color DK weight yarn (LIGHT 3) crochet hook 4mm (G) or size needed to obtain gauge crochet hook 3.25mm (D) for the cord Gauge: 10sc and 10rows = 2inches (5 cm) Stitches used: st(s) " stitch(es) ch " chain stitch hdc " half double crochet dc " double crochet ALL MY PATTERNS ARE WRITTEN IN STANDARD AMERICAN TERMS!