Crystal Palace Yarns - FREE PATTERN - Knit
Description: Using the same size needle and alternating thin bands of Allegro Aran with wider bands of Allegro Lace creates this beautiful, easy-to-wear fabric. The cowl is light but warm. Instructions for scarf version included.
Level: Easy (garter, alternating two yarns)
Size: Cowl = 33" circumference x 12" high, Scarf = 56" long x 7" wide
Instructions are written for cowl version with scarf version in parentheses.
Gauge: 3 sts = 1" over garter stitch after blocking using Allegro Aran
Note: Blocking is very important for this project. Piece will spread out nicely once blocked.
INSTRUCTIONS FOR COWL (SCARF)
Note: This piece is worked all in garter stitch.
Cast on 100 (168 sts) with Allegro Aran.
With Allegro Aran, knit 2 rows.
With Allegro Lace, knit 6 rows.
Repeat these 8 rows 11 (7) more times.
With Allegro Aran, knit 2 more rows.
BO loosely with size 10.5-11 needle. (If bound off too tightly, the edge will bow.) Dampen and block to measurements by pinning on a towel.
For Cowl Only: Sew ends together to form cowl.
Weave in all ends.