Cuppa Java Cowl by Sarahlois Wilson

Cuppa Java Cowl

no longer available from other sources show
November 2010
yarn held together
+ Fingering
= DK (11 wpi) ?
20 stitches and 28 rows = 4 inches
in Reverse Stockinette
US 4 - 3.5 mm
US 6 - 4.0 mm
350 - 375 yards (320 - 343 m)
One size - 6 inches tall x 20 inch circumference
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Discontinued. This digital pattern is no longer available online.

Adorn your neck with cabled swirls of steam! Yarn is held doubled throughout and uses just one 100-gram skein of fingering weight yarn. 3-page PDF includes charts and written instructions for the cable sections.

Finished Measurements
20 inches around x 6 inches high


  • Approximately 375 yards/100 grams fingering weight yarn (Sample shown in Pico Accuardi Dyeworks Naturally Dyed Yarn 100% Superwash Merino Wool, color: Latte)
  • US 4/3.5 mm 16-inch circular needle
  • US 6/4 mm 24-inch circular needle
  • Cable needle
  • 3 Stitch markers, 1 distinguishable for beginning of round
  • Blunt needle
  • Scissors

20 sts/28 rounds = 4 inches in reverse stockinette

Errata for the Woolgirl pattern (PDF is correct): Written version of the instructions for the Swirly Steam pattern, Round 7 should read:

“Round 7: P14, k2, p1, k2, p2, k2, p2, C3F, p12, k2.”

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