Miss C Cowl by Jane Purchase

Miss C Cowl

Knitting
February 2015
Bulky (7 wpi) ?
Stockinette
US 10 - 6.0 mm
US 8 - 5.0 mm
128 - 350 yards (117 - 320 m)
Cowl, Infinity Scarf
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Sometimes, life brings remarkable people into your path. Some stay in your life forever, but some may only be part of your world temporarily, leaving you forever changed by having known them. When the time comes to say goodbye, how can you possibly express what they have meant to you? For a knitter, the answer is easy – by giving them your time, your work, a piece of yourself to carry with them. A hat to stay warm, a scarf to keep the wind out, or a blanket to snuggle under, each stitch infused with gratitude and love. Miss C Cowl is the second instalment in a series conceived, designed, and knit to honour just such a remarkable person in my life.

Miss C Cowl is knit flat in a cable and lace pattern and grafted or seamed together to form a loop. Choose from two sizes: Cowl, for a snug, warm fit; or infinity scarf, for multiple wearing options. Miss C cowl is suitable for bulky or aran weight yarns that block well, in solid or semi-solid colours.

Sizes: Cowl, Infinity Scarf

Yarn: Cascade 128 Superwash, or other bulky weight yarn that knits up to 14 stitches per 4”/10 cm. Cowl sample shown in 867 (Lichen)

Malabrigo Mecha

Colour Adventures Aran, or other aran weight yarn that knits up to 18 sts per 4”/10 cm. Infinity scarf sample shown in Garnets.

Yardage:
Bulky: 128 yards/117 m for cowl - please note the cowl size takes an entire skein of Cascade 128 or Mecha, so it is a good idea to have extra on hand if you will not be keeping a close eye on gauge

320 yards/295 m for infinity scarf

Aran: 155 yards/142 m for cowl, 330 yards/302 m for infinity scarf

Suggested Needles: US size 10/6.0 mm circular or straight needles for bulky version
US size 8/5.0 mm circular or straight needles for aran version

Gauge: 14 sts = 4”/10 cm in stockinette stitch for bulky version
18 sts = 4”/10 cm in stockinette stitch for aran version

Finished Dimensions:

Bulky: Height: 11 (11)”/ 28 (28) cm, Length: 20 (48)”/51 (122) cm

Aran: Height: 8.5 (8.5)”/21.5 (21.5) cm, Length: 21 (45)”/53.5 (115) cm