A Simple Cowl by Kam - handknitbykam

A Simple Cowl

Knitting
March 2020
Sport (12 wpi) ?
26 stitches and 18 rows = 4 inches
in brioche in the round before blocking
US 6 - 4.0 mm
US 8 - 5.0 mm
300 - 325 yards (274 - 297 m)
one size
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This cowl is perfect if you are looking for a simple, entertaining project that uses only one skein of yarn. It is designed with brioche newbie’s in mind, it’s divided in sections of brioche and lace and the result is a squishy and soft texture perfect for spring.

Materials
4.00 mm (6US) - 60cm (24”) circular needles
5.00 mm (8US) - 60cm (24”) circular needles for bind off
1 stitch marker
Kitten 100g – 325 yards– Tess’ Designer Yarns (65% Cashmere- 35% Silk) sport weight
Scissors
Darning needle

Level
Intermediate beginner (one color brioche, lace)

Gauge
Measured over brioche stitch (knit in the round - before blocking) – 26 rows and 18 sts in 4”/ 10cm
Final cowl measurements: approximately 13” tall by 22” diameter

** Gauge is not essential for this design, although keep in mind that your gauge will determine the amount of yarn you require for the cowl and it will affect the final measurements. This design uses most of the yardage (90grams).