Zig it … Zag it. Handpainted superbulky yarn and a simple, reversing diagonal lace pattern make a neckwarmer that curves gently around the face and closes neatly with a satin ribbon lacing or buttons - both shown on the sample.
Techniques & Skills Used: cable CO, knit/purl, easy lace.
Size: 10” tall and 32” long, measured flat
Yarn: Malabrigo Yarn Rasta (100% merino wool; 90 yards); 1 skein, shown in Piedras. As written, this cowl uses almost every bit of one skein.
US 17 needle.
Yarn needle or 6.5 mm crochet hook for weaving in ends.
Matching .75” wide satin ribbon (2 yards).
1” buttons, (3).
Matching sewing thread.