The first few frosty mornings in November are a gentle reminder of whats to come as the north wind prepares for its surprise attack, and the phantom swirl of winter looms ahead of us somewhere on the horizon. Get ready for the deep freeze and add a buffer of warmth with this plush cowl, knit in Fabula by Katia, a supersized wool that feels as soft and comfortable as if its been washed time after time. On 10.00 mm needles, its a speedy knit, just right as a weekend project, and a great pattern to share with your knitting circle.
Needles: 10.00 mm
Tension: 8 sts and 11 rows = 4 in/ 10 cm in st st
Cast on 33 sts.
Work in Pattern St as follows-
Row 1- *P1, K3*, rep *to*, end with, P1
Row 2- K2, *P1, K3*, rep *to*, end with, P1, K2
Rep these 2 rows until work meas 31 in/ 79 cm-
Make 3 Buttonholes: Pattern across 4 sts, YO, K2tog, *Pattern across 10 sts, YO, K2tog*, rep *to* once more, work to end of row.
Work a further 4 rows in Pattern.
Sew 3 buttons to opposite end to correspond.
(Design by: Michele Meadows)
Choose from one of nine alluring colourways in Fabula including these three delights-