Quickly Now A chunky and comfy cowl knitted in simple garter stitch makes this project shine. The simplicity is almost elegant. A few strategically placed buttons let you play a bit when you style it. A unisex project that will appeal to both men and women alike. This also makes a great beginner project. One size~ Measurements: unblocked, 19” circumference/length by 10” in height Level of Expertise: Beginner/Easy Yarn Chunk, a wound cake in a mix of fibers including Linen, Dralon, and Cotton. A knit kit with everything you need. is available at www.yarnz2GO.com. 75 yards. Notions US size 19 (15 mm) straight or circular needles, or any size needed to obtain gauge. Buttons, two 1.25” in diameter, and two .75”. Two buttons were stacked here, though you may use a single button as well. Darning needle Gauge: 8 sts and 10 rows in 4“ of Garter stitch unblocked. Counting 5 ridges. NOTE: I am a loose knitter, you might not be. A link to measure gauge in Garter stitch is included. Abbreviations: CO = cast on K = knit BO = bind off Enjoy your cowl!