Road Trip by Susie Gourlay
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Road Trip

Knitting
June 2017
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
22 stitches and 30 rows = 4 inches
in Stockinette
US 7 - 4.5 mm
550 - 600 yards (503 - 549 m)
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This design is part of Hilori’s Magical Yarnorium Cross Country Canada KAL July 2017 #xccroadtripkal. Head on over to her group to sign up and join in on the fun

This 6 layered cowl is a map of sorts taking you across my province of Saskatchewan. Knit your way along grid roads, passing canola and flax fields, and dipping your toes in one of our abundant freshwater lakes. Travel through the glacier carved valleys and up through the Canadian Shield nestled amongst the trees in the boreal forest up north. The scenery wouldn’t be complete without chasing the never ending horizon and the wide open skies watching the weather roll in.

Hilori’s Magical Yarnorium has dyed up a special colourway for this road trip. This cowl is kit in the round using 6 different stitch patterns to keep your interest, but simple enough to make the perfect travel project.

Yarn
Hilori’s Magical Yarnorium Meri Jane 6 Pack 600 yards (549 m)
180g 100% Merino 2 ply fingering weight
~ Dusty Road
~ Canola/Flax
~ Clear Lake
~ Jeremiah was a Bullfrog
~ Thunderweather
~ Wild Blue Yonder

Needles:
24” Circular knitting needles ~ size US 7 (4.5 mm)

Notions:
Stitch marker, tapestry needle

Gauge
22 stitches X 30 rows = 4” (10 cm) over stockinette unblocked using size US 7 (4.5mm) needles

Measurements
Measured flat: 16” (41 cm) depth X 12” (30.5 cm) width