Ash Cowl by Kirsten Hipsky

Ash Cowl

October 2018
Sport (12 wpi) ?
24 stitches and 26 rows = 4 inches
in pattern stitch
US 3 - 3.25 mm
400 yards (366 m)
36” around and 9” wide
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Featuring endless, intricate, twisted cables, this cowl’s complexity still pales in comparison to all the shapes and recombinations found in the bark of a mature ash tree. Not just for cowls, this stitch pattern would look stunning on any circular project like socks or as a panel on a pullover.

Finished Size:
36” around and 9” wide

US size 3 (3.00mm) 36” circular needles or size needed to get gauge

400 yds of sport or heavy fingering weight yarn
Shown in Green Mountain Spinnery Forest color White

Other Materials:
Cable needle (cn): optional, instructions included for working cables without a cable needle

24 sts and 26 rnds = 3” in cable pattern after blocking
About 6.5 sts = 1” in stockinette stitch after blocking

Skills used:
Knitting through the back loop, purling, working small cables without a cable needle