Bass Strait Cowl by Tracey Adams

Bass Strait Cowl

Knitting
June 2019
Aran (8 wpi) ?
23 stitches and 32 rows = 4 inches
in charted patt.
US 7 - 4.5 mm
591 yards (540 m)
46" circumference and 10" wide.
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This pattern is available from interweave.com for $6.50.

The Bass Strait Cowl uses lace, garter stitch, and a gradient colorway to create an undulating fabric. This cowl starts with a provisional cast-on and is worked back and forth in rows, then the two ends are grafted together in garter stitch.

Difficulty Easy

Yarn Weight 4

Finished Size 46” circumference and 10” wide.

Yarn Cascade Yarns Color Duo (70% baby alpaca, 30% Merino wool; 197 yd 180 m/3½ oz 100 g): #214 Mariner, 3 skeins.

Needles Size 7 (4.5 mm). Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.

Notions Size 7 (4.5 mm) crochet hook; waste yarn for provisional CO; stitch holder; tapestry needle.

Gauge 23 sts and 32 rows = 4” in charted patt.

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NOTES

  • This cowl is worked back and forth in rows, then the ends are grafted together in garter stitch.

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https://www.interweave.com/store/knitscene-fall-2019-digital-edition