Cian Cowl by Linda Marveng

Cian Cowl

October 2019
DK (11 wpi) ?
21 stitches and 30 rows = 4 inches
in St st
US 4 - 3.5 mm
142 yards (130 m)
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Cian Cowl is included in the Cian Beret pattern.

Cian Cowl is also included in the Cian Sweater pattern.

Named Cian after the Irish God who rules over love magic, is this cowl made as a collar for the long A-line pullover. Three central Moss cables, framed by double seed stitch, adorn this cowl. Cian Cowl is worked sideways in the divine Hillesvåg Ullvarefabrikk, Tinde Pelsull.

Size: One size
Skill level: Experienced

Finished Measurements
Width: 60 cm/23.5”
Height: 17.5 cm/7”

Yarn: Hillesvåg Ullvarefabrikk, Tinde Pelsull (100% pelt wool, 260 m/284 yds, 100 g). The sample is knitted in Natural Grey; 1 skein: 130 m/142 yds.

Alternative Yarns: Berroco, Ultra Alpaca Light (50% alpaca, 50% wool, 50 g, 133 m/144 yds).
Jamieson’s, Double Knitting (100% wool, 25 g, 75 m/82 yds).
Rowan, Tweed (100% wool, 50 g, 118 m/129 yds).
Malabrigo, Arroyo, (100% superwash merino, 100 g, 306 m/335 yds).
Or another DK/8 ply yarn.

Needles: 3.5 mm/US 4 straight needle.
Adjust needle size as needed to match gauge.

Notions: Stitch markers (removable), cable needle and yarn needle.

Gauge: 21 sts and 30 rows in st st measures 10 cm/4” square.
16-sts Moss cable measures 7 cm/2.75” across (at widest point).

Notes: The cowl is worked sideways, so the cast off and bind off are joined together at the end. Adjust the width by adding purl stitches in between the cable repeats or by removing a cable repeat.