Butchers Hill Cowl by Kara McKinley

Butchers Hill Cowl

June 2014
DK (11 wpi) ?
22 stitches and 30 rows = 4 inches
in stockinette stitch knit flat
US 5 - 3.75 mm
375 - 400 yards (343 - 366 m)
One Size - Adult
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Construction: The Butchers Hill Cowl is a companion to the Butchers Hill Hat. It shares the cable pattern and is just wide enough and just tall enough to bundle around the neck for warmth and comfort.

Skill level: Intermediate
Skills needed: knitting in the round, twisting stitches, and basic cables

Size: One Size

Circumference: 31”

Height: 14”


  • US 5 (3.75 mm) 24” (60 cm) circular needle or size needed to obtain gauge.

  • 375 yards of DK weight yarn. Shown in: Cephalopod Yarns, Traveller (100% Merino), 1 skein, color Y056 Dark Waters (blue-green)

  • Stitch Marker

  • Cable needle (optional)

  • Yarn needle

  • Scissors