Add a little bit of lace to a little bit of cabling and you have a beautiful cowl. This is a perfect pattern for variegated and solid yarns. It has a sophisticated look that makes it the great fall accessory and a lovely holiday gift. A variety of looms may be used, and beads may be added for a little something extra.
3/8 gauge 82 pegs: 21 inches around by 13 inches tall
½ gauge 90 pegs: 28 inches around by 15 inches tall
5/8 gauge 100 pegs: 30 inches around by 16 inches tall
3/8 – 8 pegs x 12 rows to 2 inches
½ - 6 pegs x 10 rows to 2 inches
5/8 – 5.5 pegs x 9 rows to 2 inches
3/8 inch gauge, 82 pegs in the round
½ inch gauge, 90 pegs in the round
5/8 inch gauge, 100 pegs in the round
The pattern includes a chart with additional loom configurations that may be used. Looms with a peg multiple of 9, or 9 plus 1, will work with the pattern.
3/8 inch gauge = 140 yards worsted/aran weight wool; sample made with Lorna’s Laces Shepherds Worsted in Beach Blanket Bingo
½ inch gauge = 180 yards aran/bulky weight wool; sample made with GnomeAcres Chunky Scruffy Gnome in Mint Chocolate Chip
5/8 inch gauge = 220 yards bulky weight wool
9/10 stationary peg markers or scrap yarn