Maypole Cowl by Dawn Barker

Maypole Cowl

February 2020
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
28 stitches and 40 rows = 4 inches
in stockinette
US 3 - 3.25 mm
825 - 850 yards (754 - 777 m)
One Size
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The Maypole Cowl is a snuggly warm, fully lined cowl knit in helical single row stripes that will keep you warm in the face of the coldest Spring gales. Helix Knitting is a wonderful skill to add to your stash. This project will teach you to knit in multiple color single row stripes without having any awkward jogs or seams.

Yarn​​ Chasing Rabbits Fiber Co: One set of five 20g minis in Fern for the striped portion, and one skein of a complementary color in Fern for the lining.

Finished Measurements 25” Circumference, 13” tall.
Needles US 3 (3.25mm) on a 16 cable, plus a second set of the same size to use for grafting.
Notions Tapestry needle, scrap yarn, crochet hook for provisional cast-on, marker
Gauge 28 STS x 40 Rows = 4” x 4” in stockinette. Adjust needle size to obtain correct gauge.