Dewdrop Cowl by Linda Marveng

Dewdrop Cowl

January 2012
Lace ?
28 stitches and 32 rows = 4 inches
in St st
US 1½ - 2.5 mm
US 2½ - 3.0 mm
421 - 558 yards (385 - 510 m)
S (L)
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A cosy cowl is perfect for the Tweed Jacket. Use the leftover yarn and make a small cowl. Why not add a complimentary colour to the outfit and knit a larger cowl to wear over the small one together with wristwarmers. A stunning rose red cowl and wristwarmers complement the Tweed Jacket outfit.

Sizes: S (L)

Finished measurements:
Cowl: Width: 48 (68) cm/19 (26.75)“
Height: 27 (47) cm/10.75 (18.5)”
Wristwarmers: Width: 18 (23) cm/7 (9)“
Length: 26 cm/10.25”

Yarn: Hillesvåg Ullvarefabrikk, Alv Kamgarn (100% combed wool, 200 g cone, 1400 m/1531 yds) for small size cowl.
Hillesvåg Ullvarefabrikk, Huldra Kamgarn (100% combed wool, 200 g, 850 m/930 yds) for large size cowl and wristwarmers.
Cowl: Size S: Alv: Dark Grey 418073: Leftover from Tweed Jacket or 1 cone; 385 m/ 421 yds.
Size L: Huldra: Dark Rose-red 428008: 1 cone; 510 m/558 yds.
Wristwarmers: Huldra: Dark Rose-red 428008: 1 cone; 170 m/186 yds.
Note: Cowl size S is knitted in Alv with 2 strands held together throughout.

Alternative yarns: Cascade 220 Fingering (100% wool, 50 g, 250 m/273 yds)
Jamiesons’ of Shetland, Spindrift (100% wool, 25 g, 105 m/115 yds)
Cascade Heritage (75% merino wool, 25% nylon, 100 g, 400 m/437 yds)
Note: Use 1 strand of fingering/4 ply yarn.

Needles: 3 mm/US 2.5 circular needle (60 cm/24”) for cowl size L and DPNs for wristwarmers. 2.5 mm/US 1.5 circular needle (40 cm/16”) for cowl size S.

Notions: Yarn needle and buttons if preferred for cowl closure.

Gauge: 21 sts and 40 rows with Alv held double and 2.5 mm/US 1.5 in Dewdrop pattern measure 10 cm/4” square.
26 sts and 44 rows with Huldra and 3 mm/2.5 needle in Dewdrop pattern measures 10 cm/4” square.
28 sts and 32 rows in st st measures 10 cm/4” square.

Notes: The cowl and wristwarmers are worked flat and seamed. The small size cowl is worked in Alv Kamgarn (laceweight) held double, while the large size cowl is worked in Huldra Kamgarn (fingering). The holes made by the lace can be used as buttonholes for the cowl if preferred.

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