Porifera by Meghan Jones


March 2016
Chameleon Colorworks Handspun
Aran (8 wpi) ?
14.5 stitches and 20 rows = 4 inches
in Moss Stitch
US 9 - 5.5 mm
186 - 330 yards (170 - 302 m)
35 (50)” circumference, 8 (11)” width
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Named after asymmetrical and brightly colored corals the Porifera Cowl is perfect for a zany skein or handspun yarn. Supremely customizable this pattern can be altered to fit your width and length requirements.

SIZE: Small (Large)

35 (50)” circumference, 8 (11)” width
Both dimensions are adjustable

Chameleon Colorworks, Hand Spun Aran/Bulky [50% merino, 50% bamboo, 8.10oz/330yds]; Small color green/blue/rust 186yds (Large color pink/blue/green 330yds)

1 set US #9/5.5mm 24 inch circular needle or straight needles

Tapestry needle, stitch marker

14.5 sts / 20 rows = 4” moss stitch

This cowl is worked flat back and forth with increases on one side created with yarnovers every 4th row. When the cowl has reached the desired width, increases are stopped and the cowl is worked evenly to the desired length. After binding off the edge is sewn along the selvedge edge of the beginning increase side. This pattern is completely customizeable for length and width.