A Two-Colour Cowl // Design by Kristen Tendyke
As the leaves begin to fall and the wind blows cool, this autumn-inspired cowl will help keep in the warmth. This two-colour pattern is engaging to knit for both those new to colourwork and the more experienced knitter.
- yarn: 2 skeins SweetGeorgia Yarns Superwash Worsted, 1 in Lichen (MC) and 2 in Arbutus (CC) (200 yd / 183 m per 4 oz / 115 g skein; 100% Superwash Merino)
- needles: Size 8 US /5 mm circular needles, 24″ / 60 cm long
Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain correct gauge.
- gauge: 22 sts and 23 rows = 4″ / 10 cm in colour work pattern, after blocking
Note that gauge is not crucial, but will affect required yardage and finished size.
- finished measurements: Circumference: 26 ¼” / 66.5 cm and height: 9″ / 23 cm
Pattern includes a 4-page PDF (both written and charted)