This summer weight cowl, worked in the round, is worked in linen/cotton/viscose to create a flattering piece that’s perfect for warm weather and transitional wear. Rows 6 – 9 feature lace knitting every row, so working in the round eliminates the need to work lace on wrong side rows.
140 yards of Sport weight, plant fibre yarn with a gauge of 6 sts/inch; preferably one with some linen content.
Classic Elite Yarns Firefly, 155 yds/50g, 1 skein (colour 7755 Corsica)
Other Possible Yarns:
Classic Elite Cotton Bam Boo, Classic Elite Allegoro, Lana Grossa Giava, Hemp for Knitting Hempton Medium, Elann Linen Twist, Elann Camila, Richmore Kinuasa, Lana Grossa Lino
4.00 mm or US #6, 16” (40 cm) long (or size required to obtain gauge)
20” circumference x 8” high
This pattern is written to be worked in the round on a short circular needle therefore, every row of the chart should be read from right to left.
Pattern includes both charts and written instructions.
- Stretchy cast-on and cast-off
- Knitting in the round
- Lace stitches
Hard (paper) copies of this pattern can be ordered from Shall We Knit?