Patterns available as Ravelry Downloads

Knitting: Legwarmers
Stride forth jubilantly in these kicky leg warmers accented with simple cables, perfect for the fun-loving advanced beginner. Available in two stretchy sizes, they’ll dress up any pair of great gams.
Crochet: Shawl / Wrap
This pattern was originally published as Twisted’s contribution to the 2019 Rose City Yarn Crawl, March 7-10, 2019 in Portland, Oregon. Each shop’s pattern(s) will be available free with purchase at that shop during the Rose City Yarn Crawl. All patterns will also be available for download individually or as part of our 2019 Collection: A Walk ...
Knitting: Washcloth / Dishcloth
This classic pattern is a great way to learn short rows or kniting backward. Knit two out of one ball of Sugar ‘n Cream or - my favorite - one of these and one of Grandma Marian’s Dishcloth.
Crochet: Cowl
This pattern was originally published as Twisted’s contribution to the 2018 Rose City Yarn Crawl, March 1 – 4, 2018 in Portland, Oregon. Each shop’s pattern(s) will be available free with purchase at that shop during the Rose City Yarn Crawl. All patterns will also be available for download individually or as part of our 2018 Collection: Waterw...
Knitting: Cowl
This two-color rib and stockinette stitch cowl is the perfect canvas for hand dyed yarns. Satisfying and simple, it makes a perfect gift - especially because you won’t be able to knit just one.
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
This pattern was originally published as Twisted’s contribution to the 2018 Rose City Yarn Crawl, March 1 – 4, 2018 in Portland, Oregon. Each shop’s pattern(s) will be available free with purchase at that shop during the Rose City Yarn Crawl. All patterns will also be available for download individually or as part of our 2018 Collection: Waterw...
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
This design alternates simple ribbing with columns of slipped stitches for a very stretchy, very versatile hat. It’s the perfect mix for heavily variegated yarns.
Knitting: Cowl
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Knitting: Cowl
This fun and festive cowl was designed to commemorate Twisted’s 10th Anniversary. The simple lace pattern looks great in speckled and variegated yarns, so grab your favorite wild skein and cast on!
Crochet: Cowl
This pattern was originally published as Twisted’s contribution to the 2017 Rose City Yarn Crawl, March 2 – 5, 2017 in Portland, Oregon.
Knitting: Cowl
This pattern was originally published as Twisted’s contribution to the 2017 Rose City Yarn Crawl, March 2 – 5, 2017 in Portland, Oregon.
Knitting: Cowl
This cozy cowl is a great introduction to knitting in the round. Worked in either DK/Worsted, Aran/Bulky, or Super Bulky yarn and featuring bands of stockinette and reverse stockinette, it’s easy knitting at its finest.
Knitting: Scarf
This striking scarf is the perfect project for novice knitters. Worked in worsted weight yarn, the diagonal lines are comprised entirely of knit and purl stitches for a gorgeous fabric on both sides.
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
This pattern was originally published as Twisted’s contribution to the 2016 Rose City Yarn Crawl in Portland, Oregon.
Crochet: Shawl / Wrap
This pattern was originally published as Twisted’s contribution to the 2016 Rose City Yarn Crawl, March 3 – 6, 2016 in Portland, Oregon.
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
Pick out two variegated colors and knit your own vibrant plumaje (Spanish for plumage). This shawl combines a wide wing-like shape with stitch patterns evoking the texture of feathers.
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
Knit in either fingering or worsted weight yarn, this hat’s Oregon Coast inspired motif offers both the perfect introduction to colorwork… and an excuse to indulge in mini-skein madness.
Knitting: Cowl
This pattern was originally published as Twisted’s contribution to the 2015 Rose City Yarn Crawl, March 5 – 8, 2015 in Portland, Oregon.
Crochet: Market bag (slouchy)
This pattern was originally published as Twisted’s contribution to the 2015 Rose City Yarn Crawl, March 5 – 8, 2015 in Portland, Oregon.
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
Portland is famous for Craftsman architecture, and some of the loveliest examples in town grace the streets near Twisted. This sport weight shawl echoes the details, angles, and cozy feel of those homes.
Knitting: Cowl
This pattern is available for free at the bricks and mortar location of Twisted in Portland, OR, or with any online purchase from Twisted!
Knitting: Cowl
This pattern is available for free at the bricks and mortar location of Twisted in Portland, OR, or with any online purchase from Twisted!
Knitting: Fingerless Gloves, Beanie, Toque
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Knitting: Scarf, Shawl / Wrap
A simple lace shawl is the ideal “little something” for summer evenings when there’s a light breeze or just that hint of coolness in the air. This simple lace pattern can be knit as a scarf, stole, or shawl. It’s perfect in linen, cotton, or bamboo.
Knitting: Tee
What’s a knitter in the midst of a baby boom to do? Knit practical little sweaters, of course!
Knitting: Scarf, Cowl
Need a quick knit? This is it! As soft and warm as a hug, with a gentle lace motif reminiscent of falling (or growing) leaves. Instructions are given for any yarn weight and gauge, and for a single-loop cowl, double-loop cowl, or scarf.
Knitting: Scarf
One of our Twistedistas, Anna, loves sequins and sparkles and all things spectacular. She has designated every Friday at Twisted “Fancy Friday” and takes the opportunity to dress up in her fanciest garb. This scarf is for her!
Knitting: Cowl, Beanie, Toque
Capture a little bit of the magic of snowflakes with this hat and cowl set. Simple knit/purl snowflake motifs adorn your knitting, and sequined mohair adds even more snowflake bling, as well. Quick to knit, wintery, and very fun.
Knitting: Mid-calf Socks
My Grandmother was born Donna Frances Hightower in 1918. She was a woman of many talents, much wisdom, and lots of love. These socks are named for her. The pattern reminds me of the many long walks we would take, up and around the small hill by her house, on a quiet country road surrounded by tall pines and farmland.
Knitting: Washcloth / Dishcloth
I exclusively use handknit dishcloths. As I’m doing my least favorite chores, scrubbing dishes and wiping down the counter, I think about my grandmother and mother who knit them for me, happy memories and silly stories. So, though it might seem odd, to me dishcloths are special, meaningful, and the perfect holiday gift.
Knitting: Cozy - Other
Need a last minute holiday gift? These knit up in a flash and add holiday cheer to all kinds of useful gifts contained inside… potpourri, chocolate, trail mix, baked goods, even biscuits for the family dog. Adds a handmade touch to small gifts for teachers, bridge groups, work colleagues, and many others on your list. You can make 4 cozies from...
Knitting: Mittens, Convertible Gloves
These mittens are toasty little ovens for your hands. The secret is sturdy wool on the outside, fluffy roving on the inside, and a flip top so you never have to pull them off to use your phone or keys.
Knitting: Cowl, Beanie, Toque
Every time I get a baby shower invite, I immediately start having visions of fabulous mini-aran sweaters in shades of green and blue, and fair isle dresses in shades of yellow and pink. Generally these daydreams last several weeks, until I find myself scrambling the night before the shower trying to finish a hat or bib. This cap is the perfect ...
Knitting: Mid-calf Socks
Many of the most iconic depictions of the human form feature a daring contrapposto, the confident and natural ‘counterpose’ setting the shoulders and hips at different angles. Defiant, strong, sexy--the contrapposto has always carried the weight in its own way and looked good doing it.
Crochet: Earrings
These colorful earrings are the perfect accessory for every crafty girl. Flaunt your crochet love at work, on the weekends or out with your crafty gal pals. Choose a bright color palette or tonal neutrals, depending on your mood. Even if you can’t decide, there will always be time to make another pair.
Crochet: Cowl
The Easy Peasy is a fun, simple and adorable little buttoned cowl that can be whipped up in a flash. Doable for even the most inexperienced beginner, you will practice your single and double crochet skills.
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
This hat uses simple slipped stitches to create bold vertical lines. Pick a high contrast color combination for striking visual impact - or a tonal color pairing for a more subtle effect.
Knitting: Scarf
Inspired by the graceful V formation of migrating geese, this scarf’s simple lace motif is worked on a garter stitch background. The result is a cozy, reversible fabric that won’t roll.
Knitting: Earflap Hat
I love knitting projects that let me showcase outrageous colors that I don’t get to wear sitting in an office. This striped hat not only gives you an opportunity to add a pop of color to those grey winter days, but the light-hearted style might also inspire you to pick up your feet and hop, skip, and jump your way into work every morning.
Knitting: Cowl
Gilded is a sophisticated, cozy warm cowl with an elegant all over lace pattern. Beautiful for adorning anyone young or old; male or female. Knit one for yourself, best friend, or any loved one.
Knitting: Throw, Baby Blanket
This blanket is a part of Twisted’s Hot Holiday Knits 2013: Potpourri collection. Check out the other collections, too: Hot Holiday Knits 2013: Head & Hands, Hot Holiday Knits 2013: Neck & Shoulders, & 2013 Hot Holiday Crochet.
Crochet: Decorative - Other
There’s something extra Christmasy about vintage things, especially vintage Christmas things! This garland is inspired by the beautiful vintage lace both of my grandmothers crocheted for Christmas. Whether their thread was crafted into long, intricate tablecloths or stiff snowflakes for the Christmas tree, lace always reminds me of special time...
Crochet: Cowl
For years I thought broomstick lace would be difficult and confusing… How else would one make a pretty stitch that looks like the long fanned plumes of a peacock? While it does feel a little out of control when you are crocheting into those big loops of yarn, it can be a lot of fun, and has a beautiful result. Try your hand at this cool crochet...
Knitting: Cowl
This pattern was originally published as a part of Twisted’s Cowl Club in November 2013.
Knitting: Legwarmers
These cozy legwarmers are the perfect accessory for keeping your legs warm while exploring the coast on a brisk day. The cable and lace motifs are inspired by staghorn coral, sea fans, and various other species from the deep. Pull them on and dig your toes into the sand.
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
This pattern was originally released as a part of Twisted’s Shawlette Club in November 2013.
Knitting: Legwarmers
These legwarmers are a part of Twisted’s Hot Holiday Knits 2013: Potpourri collection. Check out the other collections, too: Hot Holiday Knits 2013: Head & Hands, Hot Holiday Knits 2013: Neck & Shoulders, & Hot Holiday Crochet 2013.
Crochet: Stocking
At some point every year during the holiday season, I can hold out no longer, and I succumb. The holiday spirit wins. Some years it happens the day after Thanksgiving. Others it isn’t until a few days before Christmas. Either way, there comes a time when you need to be surrounded by friends and family with a hot beverage in your hand, a goofy h...
Knitting: Mittens
This pattern was originally published as part of the Twisted Mad About Tosh Club in December 2013.
Knitting: Pillow / Cushion
It is hard not to feel a sort of romance when it comes to classic aran fisherman sweaters, sailboats, and the sea. “The Fisherman” is a cabled pillow based on a classic aran honeycomb pattern often used in fisherman sweaters, while “His Boat” is a simple stockinette pillow with bold stripes and a duplicate stitched silhouette of a sailboat.
Knitting: Cowl
The cowl is sold as one single pattern along with the Arachnophobia Hat pattern. In other words, when you buy this cowl pattern you also get the Arachnophobia Hat pattern, too!
Knitting: Cowl, Beanie, Toque
Happy Halloween! Today only this pattern is FREE! No coupon code needed. Enjoy!
Knitting: Hats - Other
For some reason, this hat initially reminded me of a beehive, which then reminded me of that old school beehive hairdo, which then led me to realize that not only are hats warm and comfy, but they can also be a great hairstyle fix on those days when you just don’t feel like having a hairstyle at all. This hat is a great lesson in knits and purl...
Knitting: Cowl
This pattern is available for free in Twisted’s brick and mortar shop in Portland, Or.
Knitting: Mittens, Fingerless Gloves
You can’t get much more classic than these simple cabled mittens. They’re the perfect accessory for cool evenings, whether you’re roasting marshmallows and sipping hot chocolate, caroling throughout the neighborhood or rooting for your favorite sports team. Slip them on and gain some winter cheer.
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
This pattern was originally published as part of Twisted’s Shawlette Club.
Knitting: Legwarmers
This pattern was originally published as part of Twisted’s Mad About Tosh Club in October 2013.
Knitting: Cowl
This pattern was originally published as part of the Twisted’s Cowl Club in October 2013.
Knitting: Mid-calf Socks
This pattern was originally published as part of the Twisted Sock Club.
Knitting: Cowl
This pattern was originally published as part of the Twisted Cowl Club in May 2013.
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
Here’s Twisted’s chunky-weight hat for the CLICK for Babies Campaign, which aims to raise awareness for shaken baby syndrome and the Period of Purple Crying. The goal is for thousands of hats to be knitted or crocheted for distribution to all babies born in Oregon during the months of November and December. Knitted at a chunky gauge, with a mer...
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
This pattern was originally released as the July pattern for the Twisted Shawlette Club.
Knitting: Cowl
This pattern was originally released as the July 2013 pattern for the 2012 Twisted Cowl Club.
Knitting: Scarf
Quince and Co. Sparrow is a crisp yet supple linen yarn that just begs to be knit into yawning yarn overs to create accessories that drape effortlessly. The breezy lace in this scarf and stole is deceptively easy to knit.
Knitting: Scarf
This pattern was originally published as the June pattern in Twisted’s 2013 Mad About Tosh Club.
Knitting: Cowl
This pattern was originally published as part of the Twisted Cowl Club in May 2013.
Knitting: Mid-calf Socks
This pattern was originally published as the May 2013 pattern in the Twisted Sock Club.
Knitting: Beret, Tam
This pattern was originally released as a part of Twisted’s 2013 Mad About Tosh Club.
Knitting: Beret, Tam
Skill level - Advanced beginner (cables, grafting, knitting in the round).
Knitting: Mid-calf Socks
This pattern was originally published as the March 2013 pattern for Twisted’s 2013 Sock Club.
Knitting: Cowl
New for 2014 - This cowl pattern contains instructions for any yarn weight from lace to worsted!
Crochet: Cowl
This pattern is Twisted’s special crochet pattern for the 2013 Rose City Yarn Crawl.
Knitting: Scarf
Here’s Twisted’s version of a St. Patrick’s Day scarf – a quick and easy knit in one of our chunkiest yarns. According to the World Wide Web, Teagartha means “burly” or “hefty” in Gaelic.
Knitting: Cowl
This pattern was originally published as part of the Twisted Cowl Club in March 2013.
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
Skill level - Advanced beginner (lace).
Knitting: Neck / Torso - Other
This pattern is available FREE in Twisted’s bricks and mortar shop in Portland, OR!
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
This pattern was originally released as the February 2013 pattern for Twisted’s 2013 Head to Toe Club ebook ($28).
Knitting: Legwarmers, Beanie, Toque
This adorable hat, for both babies and adults is a part of Twisted’s 2013 Hot Holiday Knits 2013: Potpourri collection. Check out the other collections, too: Hot Holiday Knits 2013: Head & Hands, Hot Holiday Knits 2013: Neck & Shoulders, & Hot Holiday Crochet.
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
Drop the chocolates and gift your Valentine with this fun and festive hat! This project is perfect for those trying stranded (Fair Isle) colorwork for the first time. For a bit of a challenge, you can always trade out the heart motif for any other 16-stitch motif.
Knitting: Mid-calf Socks
This pattern was originally published as the January 2013 pattern for Twisted’s 2013 Sock Club.
Knitting: Doll
This pattern was originally published as part of the Twisted Itty Bitty Baby Knits Club in December 2012.
Knitting: Cowl
Two elegant, geometric lace motifs combine to add art deco-inspired bling to this fingering weight cowl. Instructions include single and double loop options, as well as written and charted directions.
Knitting: Mid-calf Socks
This pattern was originally published as the December pattern in the 2012 Twisted Mad About Tosh Club.
Knitting: Earflap Hat
The Coast Starlight train runs all along the Pacific Coast. It takes forever, but goes over beautiful, dramatic mountains and through lush, Jurassic forests. You can knit this hat on the leg from San Francisco to Portland. Ask me how I know…
Knitting: Hats - Other
This pattern is a part of Twisted’s 2012 Hot Holiday Knits!
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
This cabled stocking hat and cowl pattern is a tried and true staple to knit again and again. Instructions offer four yarn weights and four sizes, so there’s an option that’s right for everyone.
Knitting: Wristlet
This pattern was originally published as part of Twisted’s 2012 Hot Holiday Knits!
Knitting: Cowl
This pattern was originally published as part of Twisted’s 2012 Hot Holiday Knits!
Knitting: Cowl
Tofino is a famous town amongst winter storm watchers. This super bulky cowl is such a quick knit, it’ll be done before the storm hits, with sweeping, extended cables reminiscent of wind-driven waves.
Knitting: Containers
Goldilocks wouldn’t have been wandering aimlessly around the forest invading the homes of hapless bears if she’d had a nice, productive hobby like knitting! This set of three nesting bowls uses only one skein of yarn and makes the perfect holiday decoration or quick gift. Felt them first in the washer and again by embellishing with needle felti...
Knitting: Decorative - Other
Need a great use for all of that leftover sock yarn? Try knitting a few wee little socks for your holiday decorating. A few of these on a package, hanging in a window, or added to your tree will brighten up anyone’s holidays.
Knitting: Cowl
This pattern was originally published as part of the Twisted Cowl Club in November 2012.
Knitting: Pullover
Originally published as the June 2012 pattern for Twisted’s Itty Bitty Baby Knits Club in October 2012.
Knitting: Convertible Gloves
Notions - Stitch holder or waste yarn, tapestry needle, five stitch markers including at least one that is split ring and one that is distinctive.
Knitting: Cowl
The diagonal lines of this tubular cowl bring to mind Portland’s driving rain. Rise above the clouds with this simple to knit and easy to wear cowl offered in two lengths and two weights of yarn.
Knitting: Fingerless Gloves
This pattern was first published as part of Twisted’s Head to Toe Club in August, 2012.
Knitting: Baby Blanket
This pattern was originally published as part of Twisted’s Itty Bitty Baby Knits Club in August 2012.
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
This pattern was originally released as part of Twisted’s 2012 Shawlette Club.
Knitting: Scarf
Knitting: Booties, Pixie Hat
Originally published as the June 2012 pattern for Twisted’s Itty Bitty Baby Knits Club.
Knitting: Cowl
This pattern was originally published as part of Twisted’s Mad About Tosh Club in June 2012.
Knitting: Cowl
Cowl, hood, shawl… long or short; up or down; whatever you call it and however you wear it, this multi-purpose garment will keep you cozy and cute. A little bit romantic and a little bit avant-garde, it will fit right in amongst any modern fairy princess’s wardrobe basics. Find an especially lovely, soft yarn you’ve been coveting and knit away ...
Knitting: Cowl
This dramatic double-loop cowl utilizes a simple cable pattern to create a fantastically cozy and squishy accessory. The swooping planes of the fabric are reminiscent of tectonic plates diving below each other and are the inspiration for the pattern’s name. Worked in heavy-worsted weight yarn, it’s quicker to knit than you might think, and more...
Knitting: Gloves, Fingerless Gloves
Get out the tape measure, folks, because this one pattern will allow you to create perfectly sized custom gloves for everyone you know. Full fingers, partial fingers, or no fingers. You decide! A little bit of math is well worth the reward of the best fitting gloves you’ve ever knit.
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
This pattern was originally published as part of Twisted’s Shawlette Club in January 2012. It will be available to the public on April 1, 2012.
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
This pattern was first published as the November 2011 pattern for the Twisted Shawlette Club. It will be released to non-club members on February 1, 2012.
Knitting: Cowl
Mt. Bachelor is named as such because it stands apart from the group of mountains known as the Three Sisters in Central Oregon. Hence, the one large cable and three small ones in this pattern. Bachelor is also a popular ski destination, referenced here in the repeating diamond (as in black diamond like the ski slope difficulty rating) motif, as...
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
Originally published as the September 2011 pattern for the Twisted Shawlette Club. Pattern will be available to non-club members on December 1, 2011. Pictured yarn color will be available to non-club members on March 1, 2012.
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
You know the song. “It’s my party, and I’ll cry if I want to…” For the first few months of a baby’s life it IS their party, and even 5 hours a day of crying can be totally normal.
Knitting: Scarf
This pattern was first released as part of the Twisted Single Skein Club. It will be released to the general public and available for Rav download on May 1, 2011. You can contact Twisted to pre-order at info@twistedpdx.com or 503-922-1150.
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
This two-color hat is a great first Fair Isle project, or a quick knit if you’re experienced at the technique. Either way, the pattern repeats are intuitive and easy to memorize. And once finished it lives up to its name!
Knitting: Cowl
Finished measurements: Approximately 3.5” wide and 24” in circumference.
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
Knit this super bulky hat or cowl in precisely 0.481 of a jiffy. The spiraling cable will keep your interest but not drive you mad.
Knitting: Cowl
In recent years, I’ve decided to just admit that I’m a bit of a sci-fi / fantasy geek. I love to watch or read plot lines about good vs. evil, humans vs. supes (that’s slang for supernatural beings to us nerdy types), demons vs. angels… you get the idea.
Crochet: Toy Plant, Toy Food, Decorative - Other
This pumpkin was begging to be made, as a great Fall shop display. The original has long been loved to death by the many wee visitors Twisted has had, but it lives on in our hearts. The bulk of the pumpkin is crocheted; the spirally vine is knit.
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
This simple stocking hat will brighten your day during Portland’s damp winters. It is a great first hat project with a very forgiving, stretchy fabric and a choice of three sizes.
Knitting: Pet Toys
This pattern is FREE in Twisted’s brick and mortar shop in Portland, OR. The Ravelry download is just $1.
Knitting: Mid-calf Socks
This is a very minimalist and flexible pattern. It is written for two circular needles, but can easily be adjusted for double-point needles or magic loop. It should be perfect for using up some leftover sock yarn, or for experimenting with a new one. The sizing depends on the weight of yarn you use and is very approximate. Those darn babies com...
Knitting: Washcloth / Dishcloth
This dishcloth can be knit with any weight yarn, to any gauge, and as any finished size, though I like it about 8”x8”.
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
This simple cap is a great first hat project as well as a reliable, quick pattern for last-minute gifts or easy TV knitting. Instructions offer a choice of four sizes and worsted, aran, or chunky yarn.
Knitting: Cowl
Rock out all summer long in this soft and drapy cowl. Be Sweet Bamboo is the perfect weight, drape, and fiber to keep you warm on those cool summer nights.
Knitting: Cowl
What better pattern to complement the superfunkybulkiness that is Burly Spun than a cowl inspired by a puffer fish? This cowl can be worn any number of ways, as evidenced by the ever-lovely Emilyshmemily playfully modeling in the drizzle outside the shop…
Knitting: Scarf
Will came up with the perfect simple pattern to make this perfect simple yarn shine. The Malabrigo Silky Merino is one of the softest and most subtle yarns we’ve seen, and the texture, both visual and tactile, of the basketweave really highlights the best aspects of the yarn. Any lovely DK would work, but you’ll get the best drape and sheen fro...
Knitting: Doll
This pattern was born over a long talk over coffee with a good friend about her real stinker of an ex-boyfriend. And let’s be honest. Who hasn’t had a friend whose ex-significant other you just wanted to throttle? Don’t you wish you could do something, anything, legal to express your loathing for him/her and make your friend feel just a tiny bi...
Knitting: Coaster, Cozy - Other, Table Setting - Other
One skein of Noro Kureyon(110 yards, 50g) will make EITHER:
Knitting: Scarf
This easy but glamorous lace accessory can be knit as a scarf, stole, shawl, or cowl using either lace or fingering weight yarn. All versions are spangled with beads.
Knitting: Ankle Sock
This pattern was written for the Twisted Single Skein Club.
Knitting: Cowl
One size fits most on these fast, fun, and luscious cowls! All three were made with Malabrigo Worsted, and none used a full skein.
Knitting: Containers
This pattern includes instructions to make sweaters, scarves and hats for wine/champagne/cider bottles.
Knitting: Accessory
Acrylic or washable wool: Must be vigorously machine washable and dryable
Knitting: Cowl
A soft and squooshy cowl, quick to knit and lovely to wear.