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This pattern will be re-released in Michelle’s soon to be published book “The Best of Knit Purl Hunter - 25 Inspiring Designs by Michelle Hunter” available in May 2017!
The single pattern will be available for digital download for $6.00 on July 1st!
Ramp up your knitting skills with a stunning two-color cowl using HiKoo Sueno (formerly Frog Tree’s Pediboo). The stranded cowl (also known as Fair Isle knitting) features lessons on hand positioning, yarn dominance, managing floats and a surprising take on an old favorite. The cowl is available in two sizes to suit your style.
Materials: Sueno by HiKoo (80% Washable Merino Wool / 20% Bamboo: 255 yds/100g) - 1 (2) skeins Background Color; 1 (2) skeins Main Color Note: Pair high contrast colors for optimum results.
Needles: Two US 5 (3.75mm) 16 (24)” circular needles. Second needle is used to graft stitches in finishing.
Notions: Size F crochet hook for provisional cast on; 10 yards smooth, contrasting color waste yarn; Tapestry needle; Markers
Gauge: Approx. 26 sts and 32 rounds = 4” in stockinette worked in the round. Gauge is crucial to yardage so please take the time to swatch.