Dash Cowl by Anne Kuo Lukito

Dash Cowl

Knitting
November 2013
DK (11 wpi) ?
see notes below for gauge information
US 5 - 3.75 mm
140 - 386 yards (128 - 353 m)
Snug (Short, Medium, Long)
This pattern is available from craftsy.com for $6.00.

The simply textured cowl be worn as a single loop, doubled, or threaded onto itself. It’s reversible and is appropriate for men or women.

The simple stitch patterning in all the coordinated accessories in the Dash set adds modern and understated sophistication to any wardrobe. Plus, they can be unisex to boot! The cowl, beret and mitts are appropriate for knitters of all skill levels and is worked in the round.

Coordinating patterns Dash Mitts and Dash Beret are sold separately as individual patterns or as a bundle for a discounted price. See here for details on bundled pricing.

Sample worked using Three Fates Yarns Chione’s MCN DK (80% superwash merino wool, 10% cashmere, 10% nylon; 231 yds/ 201 m; 3.5 oz/ 100 g); color: lush. Dash Mitts used 2 skeins.


Sizes
Snug (Short, Medium, Long)

Finished Measurements
Circumference: 23.5 (27, 45, 63)”/ 59.5 (68.5, 114.5, 160) cm; Height: 7.25”/ 18.5 cm

Materials

  • A smooth DK weight wool or wool blend yarn in approximately 140 (166, 276, 386) yds/ 128 (152, 253, 353) m;
  • US 5/ 3.75mm 16 (24, 40, 60)”/ 40 (80, 100, 152) cm long circular needles
  • Stitch markers
  • Darning needle

Gauge
18 sts and 28 rnds = 4”/ 10 cm in St. st
20 sts and 28 rnds = 4.5”/ 11.5 cm wide and 4”/ 10 cm (5 pattern repeats)
While fit is not as critical in this project, it’s still advisable to work and block a gauge swatch in the round to ensure proper sizing.