Ixchel Cowl by Catherine Clark

Ixchel Cowl

October 2020
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
29 stitches and 36 rows = 4 inches
in colorwork
US 2 - 2.75 mm
US 4 - 3.5 mm
320 yards (293 m)
One Size
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This garment is a spinoff of my Ixchel sweater using smaller charts. It is a wonderful way to practice your colorwork if you plan on making the Ixchel sweater or as a companion piece! Join our Ixchel KAL starting on 10/31/2020! Link in my IG profile to join!

Finished Measurements: 11 in wide X 10.5 in tall.

Yarn: Outer fabric: Life in the Long Grass Moon (fingering weight; 80% superwash merino, 20% silk) 100g/400 yards.
Lining: Farmer’s Daughter Fibers Oh Dang (74% Suri Alpaca, 26% Silk) 50g/328 yards.
Yarn A: (main color) Night: 1 skein (approx 240 yards)
Yarn B: (contrast color) Antique 1 skein (approx 80 yards)
Yarn C: (lining) 1 skein Farmer’s Daughter Fibers Oh Dang in Willow Creek. (approx 130 yards)

Yarn A: Magpie Fibers Swanky Sock: Empty NIght
Yarn B: Magpie Fibers Swanky Sock: Moonbeam
Yarn C: La Bien Aimee Kumo: Winterfell

Outer fabric: 2.5 mm/US 2 circular needle , 60-80 cm/16-20 in length or size needed to obtain the correct gauge.
Lining: 3.5 mm/US 4 circular needle, 60-80 cm/16-20 length or size needed to obtain the correct gauge.

2 stitch markers, tapestry needle.

Gauge: 29 sts x 36 rounds = 10 cm/4 inches over colorwork pattern on US 2 needles after blocking.
Lining Gauge: 24 sts X 28 rounds = 10 cm/4 inches on US 4 needle over stockinette.