ERRATA: C2L – cable 2 left – sl1 onto cable needle (cn) and hold to front, k1, k1 from cn.
Not everyone thinks of knitting cowls for children, but they are a great kids’ accessory because they don’t fall off – and they’re perfect for going incognito!
The single-twist cables on this tube-shaped cowl create fun, geometrical flags across the surface. This plied and bouncy (and machine washable) wool translates well into cables, giving them perfect stitch definition.
- Intermediate difficulty – Knit, purl, simple cabling, working in the round.
- SIZES Finished circumference 16 (17¾, 19½) in / 40 (45, 49.5) cm. Shown in size 16 in. Finished height 7 (7¼, 7½) in / 18 (18.5, 19) cm.
- MATERIALS AND NOTIONS 2 balls of Knit Picks Swish Worsted (100% superwash merino wool; 110 yds/101m per 50g ball); #25631 Dove Heather. US #7 (4.5mm) circular needles or a set of dpns. Adjust needle size as needed to obtain correct gauge. 3 stitch markers, yarn needle.
- GAUGE 20 sts and 30 rnds = 4 in / 10cm in St st.