Swinburne by Ellie Coetzee


April 2016
African Expressions Express Yourself DK
DK (11 wpi) ?
24 stitches and 40 rows = 4 inches
in Argyle Stitch (Available in pattern)
US 4 - 3.5 mm
273 - 448 yards (250 - 410 m)
Single (Small) Cowl and Large (Double-Wrap) Cowl.
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A beautiful thick cowl that knits up quickly with DK yarn. Whether you are looking for an extra-warm double-wrap cowl for deep winter, or try the single version for chilly mornings.

Incorporating twisted stitches and yarnovers for a lace border and a textured knit-and-purl argyle-inspired body.

Stitch patterns are both charted and written.

3.5mm circular needle. Stitch markers (optional). Tapestry needle for weaving in ends.

Large Cowl (Double-Wrap):
African Expressions (Express Yourself) Enchanted (210m/230yds/100g)
420m/460yds Cream required
Small Cowl (Single):
Elle Pure Gold DK (258m/282yds/100g)
240m/262yds Ivory (MC)
20m/22yds Military (CC)
US 4/ 3.5mm circular needle
Stitch markers (optional for breaking up the stitch repeats)
Tapestry needle for weaving in ends

24 stitches and 40 rounds = 10x10cm/4x4 inches using 1 strand of Elle Pure Gold yarn and US 4/ 3.5mm circular needle. Measured before blocking and working the Argyle Stitch pattern.
Small (Single) Cowl: 30”/76cm circumference and 7.5”/19cm height/depth.
Large (Double-Wrap) Cowl: 60”/152cm circumference and 7.5”/19cm height/depth.