Paving Stones Scowl by Jennifer Dassau

Paving Stones Scowl

October 2016
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
16 stitches and 32 rows = 4 inches
in garter stitch
US 9 - 5.5 mm
640 - 650 yards (585 - 594 m)
24” circumference and 10” high
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In this hybrid neckwarmer that combines a scarf with a cowl, strategically placed short rows using the Japanese method shape both the garter buttoned cowl, and the textured foldover scarf. Button the shaped cowl to keep your neck warm, then fling the reversible scarf ends around your shoulders for a dash of style.

Finished Size: About 24” circumference at top of cowl and 10” high; scarf measures about 84” long and 8” high.

Yarn: Worsted weight (#4 Medium)
Shown here: Manos del Uruguay Maxima (100% extrafine merino wool; 219 yd 200m/31/2 oz100g): M2414 Larkspur, 3 skeins.

Needles: Size US 9 (5.5mm): 24” (60 cm) circular (cir). Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.

Notions: 1 marker (m); 1 removable m; stitch holder; yarn needle; 3 1” buttons; matching sewing thread and needle.

Gauge: 16 sts and 32 rows = 4” in Garter st; 16 sts and 24 rows = 4” in pattern stitch measured in non-short row section.