Boudreaux Cowl by Amy Gunderson

Boudreaux Cowl

Knitting
November 2018
Bulky (7 wpi) ?
16 stitches and 20 rows = 4 inches
in 2 color ribbing
US 9 - 5.5 mm
520 yards (475 m)
one
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PATTERN NOTES
The dramatic, scrolling cables featured in this unique and striking cowl recall the Rococo period, and we love it! Wear it on top of your jacket to make a statement, or for a subtler look tuck it underneath – either way you’ll find that the Boudreaux cowl will keep you warm and cozy, and it will be the apple of every knitter’s eye. This little masterpiece knits up very quickly, too!

The Boudreaux Cowl is knit in the round from the bottom up. Change colors using the stranded method. During the Cable pattern and Ribbing pattern, hold a strand of each color throughout the round, changing colors where indicated. When there are too few stitches to fit on the 32” circular needle, switch to the 16” length.

FINISHED MEASUREMENTS
Upper Circumference: 18”
Lower Circumference: 44”
Length: 11½”

MATERIALS
Universal Yarn Classic Shades Frenzy (70% acrylic, 30% wool; 100g/158 yds)
914 Botanica (MC) – 2 skeins
Universal Yarn Deluxe Worsted Superwash (100% superwash wool; 100g/218 yds)
743 Bashful Pink (CC) – 1 skein
Needles: US Size 9 (5.5 mm) 16” & 32” circular or size needed to obtain gauge
Notions: Stitch marker, tapestry needle, cable needle (cn)

GAUGE
16 sts x 20 rows = 4” in Two Color Ribbing
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