Lichen & Moss cowl
Part of the Celtic Woodland collection, inspired by textures and colours in welsh woodlands.
Also available as part of the Winter Warmers Collection.
Lichen & Moss is cosy cowl with an interesting but easily remembered pattern, making it the ideal quick knit for last minute gifts, as well as a useful accessory to see you through the cold months. It is worked in two sizes, which could easily be adjusted for width as required. It makes a perfect partnership with the Lichen & Moss hat.
It could easily be made in a different yarn such as worsted by adjusting the number of CO sts.
Approximately 24” / 61 cm (48” / 122 cm) circumference.
Approximately 8.5” / 21.5 cm (10” / 25.5 cm) deep.
Double Knitting yarn:
Approx. 210yd (460)yd / 192m (421)m.
WalkCollection Cozy Merino DK, 1 (2) skeins.
US #8 / 5 mm, 24” / 60cm (40” / 100cm) circular needle.
US #6 / 4mm, needle for working i-cord BO.
One stitch marker.
22 sts / 30 rows = 4 x 4” (10 x 10 cm) in lichen pattern with 5 mm / US #8, before blocking. Gauge is not critical for this pattern , but any change is likely to affect the finished size.
3 of 5 (or 2 of 5 if basic CO used)
Alternate cable CO (another stretchy CO could be substituted), knitting in the round, twisted stitches, I-cord BO.
The detailed instructions are both written and charted throughout, including explanation for the CO & BO.
The pattern has been fully tested and tech edited.
I’d love to see your progress / finished cowl over in the
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