Perk Me Up by Erin Donahue

Perk Me Up

June 2015
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
20 stitches and 25 rows = 4 inches
US 8 - 5.0 mm
200 - 250 yards (183 - 229 m)
One Size
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Easy enough for the beginner yet interesting enough for the more advanced knitter. Knit in worsted weight yarn, this cowl features an eye catching modified chevron pattern. Could easily be made deeper with additional repeats. Gauge is not imperative for the successful execution of this pattern.


  • 200-250 yards of Worsted Weight Yarn - pattern POPS with a solid or tonal yarn
  • US size 8 (5.0mm) 24 inch circular needle
  • Stitch marker to note beginning of round
  • Optional - 7 stitch markers to mark chart repeats