Beacon Cowl by Kara McKinley

Beacon Cowl

Knitting
January 2021
Super Bulky (5-6 wpi) ?
11 stitches and 15 rows = 4 inches
in staggered cable pattern knit in the round
US 11 - 8.0 mm
US 15 - 10.0 mm
200 yards (183 m)
Adult (one size)
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This pattern is available for free.

Construction: The Beacon Cowl is the companion cowl to the Beacon Hat. This cowl features an all-over staggered cable pattern and is a quick, super chunky knit.

Skill level: Intermediate
Skills needed: Knitting and purling in the round, basic cables,

Size: One size, to fit most adults
Height: 11 ½”
Circumference: 30”
Gauge: 11 sts and 15 rows per 4” in staggered cable pattern knit in the round

Materials:

  • US 11 (8.0 mm) and US 15 (10.0 mm) 24” circular needles, or sizes needed to obtain gauge.
  • 200 yards of super bulky wool-blend yarn. Shown in Lion Brand Wool Ease Thick & Quick Metallics (140 g, 92 yards), starlight, 3 skeins
  • Stitch Marker
  • Yarn needle
  • Scissors