Minerva by Laura Patterson


June 2011
Light Fingering ?
29.25 stitches and 26.5 rows = 4 inches
in stitch pattern
US 3 - 3.25 mm
450 yards (411 m)
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The movement of the stitches mimics the motion of a cable, but instead comes from a creative placement of increase and decrease stitches.

The cowl is worked in the round in a single piece—no sewing or seaming is required. Points on bottom edge can be emphasized during blocking. Finished cowl can be worn with either edge facing up.

Sizes (height x circumference):
Inches: 9 x 30.5 (9 x 38.25, 16 x 30.5, 16 x 38.25)
cm: 23 x 77.5 (23 x 97, 40.5 x 77.5, 40.5 x 97)

Yarn: 550 (700, 975, 1225) yards light fingering weight yarn.

Skills: k2tog, ssk, YO, k3tog, s1-k2tog-psso, knitting in the round.

Other supplies: One stitch marker required. Lifelines and additional stitch markers are optional.

Stitch patterns: Charted and written.