Beachcomber's Cowl by Melissa Thomson

Beachcomber's Cowl

November 2013
DK (11 wpi) ?
21 stitches and 32 rows = 4 inches
in 2X2 Rib, slightly stretched
US 6 - 4.0 mm
one size
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This pattern is part of the Sweet Fiber Fall 2013 Collection.


The Beachcomber’s Cowl is a simple, tapered ribbed cowl that narrows slightly towards the neck for a warmer, cozier fit. Pair two (or more) of your favourite colourways to create your own Beachcomber’s Cowl this season for cool days spent along the beach or in the trails.

Finished Measurements
Approx 25in/64cm in circumference at narrowest part, 35in/89cm in circumference at widest part and 12in/ 30cm deep, blocked.

2 skeins of Sweet Fiber Yarns Merino Twist DK (100% Superwash Merino, 238m/ 260yds per 115 gram skein), shown in Sea Glass and Smoke. If substituting, I used approx 75 grams (155m/170y) of each colour but would recommend having more on hand.

21 sts and 32 rows = 4in/10cm in rib pattern in the rnd, blocked.

4mm/US6 circular needle, 24in

1 stitch marker darning needle