Jane Cowl - Double Loop by Deb Hoss

Jane Cowl - Double Loop

December 2012
Sport (12 wpi) ?
22 stitches and 36 rows = 4 inches
in flame chevron lace stitch
US 5 - 3.75 mm
510 yards (466 m)
one size - 9.25 by 51 inch loop

My Jane Cowl Double Loop is long enough to circle the neck twice, as its name suggests, or wear this cowl long and flowing for extra dramatic effect.

9.25 by 51 inch loop after blocking

Shown in Chickadee wool by Quince & Co. (100% wool; 181 yds (166m) per 50g skein); color – Pomegranate #112; 3 skeins, or for comparable yarn, approximately 510 yards.

Needles and notions, etc.
1 – 32 inch circular needle in size US #5/3.75mm, or size to obtain gauge
Stitch markers for indicating lace repeats
Yarn needle
T-pins for blocking
Blocking wires for best results – optional

24 sts and 32 rows to 4 inches in stockinette stitch
22 sts and 36 rounds to 4 inches in Flame Chevron lace stitch after blocking.

Level of Difficulty: Advanced Beginner

Techniques: knit, purl, Long-tail cast on, working in the round, garter stitch, k2tog, yo, and ssk.