Aunties Cowl by Shannon Squire

Aunties Cowl

Knitting
December 2015
DK (11 wpi) ?
20 stitches = 4 inches
in stockinette stitch
US 6 - 4.0 mm
210 - 415 yards (192 - 379 m)
dk single loop & double loop / worsted single loop & double loop
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It takes a village to raise kids, but nowadays, many of us don’t live near our families. That’s why Aunties are so important - female friends who love and support us AND our kiddos. Make your favorite Auntie something special with our Aunties Cowl.

DK-weight version
Yarn: approximately 210 (415) yards total DK-weight yarn, in two colors as follows: 110 (215) yards color A (pink) and 100 (200) yards color B (purple), I used Knitted Wit Targhee Shimmer DK in Blush (color A) & Plump (color B).
Needles: US6/4mm needle for flat knitting, or size needed to get gauge.
Gauge: 20 sts = 4”/10cm in stockinette stitch, measured after blocking.
Finished measurements: 8.5” wide, 27 (54)“ long.

Worsted-weight version
Yarn: approximately 190 (385) yards total worsted-weight yarn, in two colors as follows: 105 (200) yards color A (green) and 85 (b) yards color B (blue), I used Knitted Wit Targhee Shimmer Worsted in Shandanowhitz (color A) & Ja’Jae (color B).
Needles: US7/4.5mm needle for flat knitting, or size to get gauge.
Gauge: 18 sts = 4”/10 cm in stockinette stitch, measured after blocking.
Finished measurements: 9.75” wide, 25 (50)“ long.