Crystal Palace Yarns - FREE PATTERN - Knit
Description: Add a little glitter to your winter accessories with Gold Rush. This cowl is cozy and fun. It features a feather-and-fan type peacock pattern.
Level: Easy/Intermediate (k2tog decreases, yo's, working in the rnd)
Size: ~33" circumference x 7" high
Gauge: 4 sts = 1 inch over pattern stitch on larger needles
Abbreviations: beg- beginning; CO- cast on; k- knit; k2tog- knit 2 stitches together to decrease by one stitch; p- purl; p2tog- purl 2 stitches together to decrease by one stitch; rep- repeat; rnd- round; ssk- slip 1 stitch knitwise onto right needle, slip 2nd stitch knitwise onto right needle, slip both stitches back onto left needle and knit them together (decreases by one); st(s)- stitch(es); yo- yarn over
With circular needles, CO 120 sts. Join (being careful not to twist sts); place marker to indicate beg of rnd.
P 1 rnd.
Rnd 1: K around
Rnd 2: K around
Rnd 3: *[(yo, k1)4x (K2tog)4x)]
Rnd 4: K around
Rnd 5: K around
Rnd 6: K around
Rnd 7: as Rnd 3
Rnd 8: P around
Repeat these 8 rnds 4 times, then work rnds 1-4 once more.
Bind off in P.
Cut yarn leaving an ~6-8 in end. Using the crochet hook or yarn needle, secure and weave in all ends.