Borla Cowl

October 2020
DK (11 wpi) ?
18 stitches and 28 rows = 4 inches
in Garter stitch
US 8 - 5.0 mm
350 - 394 yards (320 - 360 m)
One size
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Grace Akhrem for Rooster Yarns

A snuggly cowl to keep you warm in the cooler months. Our version is knit using a limited edition colourway ‘Autumn Leaves’ specially created for Rooster Yarns by Manos del Uruguay - see notes below for stockists.

The cowl is knit flat in rows from the point up until all of the increases are complete, then joined and worked in the round.


Depth (from top to tip, excluding tassel): 58.5cm (23in)
Depth (at back neck): 18cm (7in)
Circumference: 58.5 cm (23in)


Manos Del Uruguay Alegría Grande, (75% superwash merino, 25% nylon; 180m (197 yds) per 100g skein
2 x 100g skeins shown in AG8750 Autumn Leaves

5mm (US 8) 60cm circular needle, or size to obtain gauge

5mm (US 8) double pointed needle

Yarn needle

4 x stitch markers


18 sts and 28 rounds in a 10cm (4in) square in garter


Our version is knit using the gorgeous colourway ‘Autumn Leaves’ a limited edition specially created for Rooster Yarns by Manos del Uruguay. Available to buy from Laughing Hens while stocks last.