Lichen Cowl by Dawn Henderson

Lichen Cowl

November 2019
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
24 stitches and 28 rows = 4 inches
in stockinette, knit in the round
US 4 - 3.5 mm
250 - 420 yards (229 - 384 m)
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This simple and functional cowl is knit as a tube that increases in width at 2 specific points; this helps with both structure and comfort! The design also features repeating panels of texture that add both interest and elegance.

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Finished dimensions: Approx. 18 (20) in / 45 (50) cm circumference at narrowest point, length is adjustable.

Sweet Georgia Tough Love Sock (80% Superwash Merino, 20% Nylon; 425yds (388m) / 115g)


Approx. 250-420 yards/ 228-384 meters of fingering weight yarn

Sample is knit in the Lichen colorway.

US 4 / 3.5 mm, 16” (80cm) circular needles (or needle size to obtain gauge)

24 sts x 28 rounds = 4 x 4 in / 10 x 10 cm (stockinette stitch, in the round, post-blocking).

Note: Gauge is not critical in this project, but modifications in yarn weight or needle size may affect total yardage needed.

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