Shark Fin Cowl by Melissa Martinez

Shark Fin Cowl

Knitting
January 2019
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
20 stitches and 24 rows = 4 inches
in Stockinette stitch
US 8 - 5.0 mm
200 - 205 yards (183 - 187 m)
FInished cowl size measures 28" x 8"
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This comfy cowl has wonderful texture and a pattern of repeating triangles that resemble shark fins or sails. You will need about 200 yards of worsted weight yarn to make it.

The green cowl was knit from one skein of Dye is Cast Yarns Squish Like Grape Worsted yarn in the color Suzie Succulent.

Ravelry user Racheleilei made the mauve colored cowl and used one skein of Ella Rae Classic Superwash in colorway 123.

The cowl is seamless and knit in the round on circular needles.

LEVEL OF DIFFICULTY:
Advanced Beginner to Intermediate

STITCHES AND TECHNIQUES YOU NEED TO KNOW:
You should be able to knit and purl stitches, knit two stitches together (k2tog) and do yarn overs (yo) in order to complete this cowl. You should also know how to knit in the round on circular knitting needles.

FINISHED MEASUREMENTS:
The finished cowl measures approximately 28” around and 8” in height.