Continental Cowl by Dutch Knitting Design

Continental Cowl

December 2008
Aran (8 wpi) ?
17 stitches and 22 rows = 4 inches
in stockinette stitch
US 8 - 5.0 mm
152 yards (139 m)
This pattern is available as a free Ravelry download

I wanted to learn how to knit continental style. This cowl was the perfect learning project.
This is my X-mas gift to all of you, let’s have all a wonderfull new knitty year!
It’s a fast and fun knit, make one for every loved one to keep them warm!!!

Yarn: 2 balls of aran weight yarn (approx. 152 yards /139 meters).
The model is shown in Canada from Lammy Yarns 60% acrylic, 40% wool; 93 yards/85 meters per 50 gram ball.
Needles: 1 set US 8 / 5 mm double pointed or circular (of length 16 in) or other size to obtain gauge.
1 tapestry needle.
Stitch marker.

k: knit
p: purl
rnd: round(s)
sts: stitch(es)