Apollo & Daphne Cowl by Katie Carmack

Apollo & Daphne Cowl

May 2012
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
18 stitches and 21 rows = 4 inches
in pattern
US 7 - 4.5 mm
396 yards (362 m)
12" wide X 42" circumference
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After tiring of Apollo’s advances, the nymph Daphne begged the gods for rest. The gods obliged-and turned her into a laurel tree. Apollo, recognizing that it was Daphne, took a branch and made it into a wreath, and placed it on his head so that she would always be with him.

Here is a laurel leaf wreath of your own to knit and wear.

Materials: Green cowl was knit using 1 skein of Schoppel-Wolle Zauberball
Multi-colored cowl was knit using 1 skein of Knit Picks Chroma Fingering
(or approximately 396 yds of a fingering weight yarn of your choice)

US 7-4.5mm 24” circular needle-
or needle size to obtain gauge

stitch markers (if desired)

darning needle

Gauge: 18 stitches/21 rows to 4” in pattern.
Finished size is 42 inches long. 12 inches wide.

Includes written instructions, as well as charts.