This quick, easy-to knit scarf or cowl can be worked in two yarn weights (fingering or DK/light worsted) and five sizes (petite scarf/tall scarf)S cowl/M cowl/L cowl for a cozy layer on chilly days. Natural yarn colors enhance the fabric texture while richly-dyed yarns will dramatize the openwork and bold geometry. This project makes a great beginner or travel knit.
Substituting yarn and/or needles may result in an overall variation in size and drape.
Pattern includes instructions for both scarf and cowl in multiple sizes and two yarn weights
fingering: 450(650)325, 700, 1300 yards
DK/light worsted: 350(500)150, 375, 675 yards
fingering: 24 sts and 32 rows = 4 inches in stockinette (unblocked)
DK/light worsted: 20 sts and 28 rows = 4 inches in stockinette (unblocked)
fingering: size 5US (3.75 mm) or size to obtain correct gauge and
size 4US (3.5 mm) or one size smaller than gauge needle
DK/light worsted: size 7US (4.5 mm) or size to obtain correct gauge
size 6US (4.0 mm) or one size smaller than gauge needle