Skiing in the Woods by Eeva Kesäkuu

Skiing in the Woods

June 2014
yarn held together
+ DK
= DK (11 wpi) ?
30 stitches and 32 rows = 4 inches
in stockinette in stranded knitting
US 5 - 3.75 mm
822 - 900 yards (752 - 823 m)
one size
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A cowl in stranded knitting, using two colours of DK weight yarn for the colourwork and laceweight yarn doubled for the lining.

Finished size: about 52 to 56 cm across, 20 to 21 cm high, depending on the gauge.

Gauge: 28 to 30 sts and 30 to 32 rows per 10 cm.

Main colour: 252 m / 276 yd (90 g) Contrast colour: 126 m / 138 yd (45 g), using yarn similar to ColourMart 100% Extra Fine Merino 10/28NM DK Weight.
Lining: 373 m / 408 yd (25 g), using yarn similar to ColourMart 100\% Extra Fine Merino 2/30NM Laceweight for lining (yarn held doubled).

Other materials: Waste yarn for provisionally casting on 151 sts
Other tools: A crochet hook of the same size as the knitting needles, six stitch markers, tapestry needle for grafting and another circular needle or set of DPNs to help grafting.