Tiger Lily Cowl by Christina Wilkins

Tiger Lily Cowl

by Christina Wilkins
September 2010
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
US 7 - 4.5 mm
US 9 - 5.5 mm
Medium and Large
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This pattern is available as a free Ravelry download

This generously sized cowl is knit from the top down using circular needles.

• Approximately 216 yards of worsted weight yarn (Malabrigo Merino in Tiger Lily shown)
• 4.5 or 5.5 mm needles or size needed to obtain gauge for size desired
• Stitch makers
• Medium: After blocking, 20 inches around and 10 inches tall
• Large (shown): After blocking, 24 inches around and 11 inches tall
• Medium: 24 sts/4 inches, after washing
• Large (shown): 20 sts/4 inches, after washing

• CO = cast on
• Elastic bind-off, knit-wise: Knit 2 stitches, insert left needle through the front loops of those 2 stitches while they are on the right hand needle and knit them together, knit 1 stitch, then insert left needle through the front loops of the first 2 stitches on the right needle and knit them together continue until desired number of stitches have been bound off
• k2tog = knit 2 stitches together as one (1 stitch is decreased)
• ssk = slip 1 stitch knit-wise, slip a second stitch knit-wise, then knit those 2 stitches together through the back loop
• st(s) = stitch(es)
• yo = yarn over