Granite Cowl by Jill Wolcott

Granite Cowl

October 2011
DK (11 wpi) ?
4.25 stitches and 8.5 rows = 1 inch
in Blocked Horizontal Rib
US 7 - 4.5 mm
255 yards (233 m)
Small, Large
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A comfortably squishy cowl with a stylish twist. Begin with Cat Bordhi’s moebius cast-on and work horizontal ribs through the singular magic of a moebius.

A single eyelet round expands into more than it appears. Can you tell where this begins or ends?

Flexibility is a key element here: end the horizontal ribs when needed to stay within your skein of yarn, or keep going. Follow the link to my blog post on figuring out how much yarn you’ll need for your JSSBO so you can knit with confidence and just enjoy the pleasure of knitting a moebius.

Skill Level:moderately easy

S (L)
Finished circumference 16.5 (30)” / 41.9 (76.2) cm
Finished depth 6.5″ / 16.5 cm

Blocked Horizontal Rib: US size 74.5mm 4.25 sts/1″ and 8.5 rows/1″ OR 17 sts to 4″ and 34 rows to 4″

US size 74.5mm 40″ / 101.6 cm or longer circular needles OR size to obtain gauge

Stitch markers, tapestry needle. Optional: narrow ribbon

Powder River DK from Mountain Meadow Wool, 60% Mountain Merino, 30% American alpaca, 10% black Rambouillet, 100g or 3.5 oz/255 yds (233 m).
1 skein

As Shown in:
Model Size is L in Natural

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