Encadré by Julie Hoover

Encadré

by Julie Hoover
Knitting
February 2012
Lace ?
26 stitches and 40 rows
in stockinette stitch
US 3 - 3.25 mm
845 yards (773 m)
One size
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Designed with a minimal aesthetic and finished to be fully reversible, this cowl will hug your neck in a lofty cocoon of irresistible softness.

encadré (french): box, framed.

SIZES
Finished cowl measures 15½“ wide; 12½” long

YARN
Plymouth Earth Ecco Cashmere
100% Cashmere

2 skeins color A and 1 skein color B
Approximately 645 yards color A and 200 yards color B

GAUGE
26 stitches and 40 rounds = 24” in stockinette stitch,
after blocking

NEEDLES
24” circular needle
3.25 mm (US size 3) or size needed to obtain gauge

If you find it difficult to match your colorwork and single-color gauge, try changing to a needle 1-2 sizes larger than your gauge needle for the colorwork rounds.

SKILL LEVEL
3 of 5