Ombre Cowl by Purl Soho

Ombre Cowl

August 2013
DK (11 wpi) ?
6.5 stitches = 1 inch
in Heel Stitch in thickest yarn on largest needle
US 8 - 5.0 mm
US 6 - 4.0 mm
US 4 - 3.5 mm
450 - 600 yards (411 - 549 m)
One Size: 17-inch/26-inch circumference at top/bottom; 16.5 inches long
This pattern is available for free.

The Purl Bee’s Ombre Cowl explores the complexity of subtle shifts in shade and texture by combining yarns of differing weights and fibers. In a gently rippling slip stitch pattern, three gorgeous yarns flow into one another with perfect harmony and grace!

Click below for all the yarn you’ll need for this project:

Each Yarn for Ombre Cowl kit includes 1 skein of Jade Sapphire’s Zageo 6 Ply Cashmere, 100% Mongolian cashmere; 1 skein of Madelinetosh’s Tosh Merino Light, 100% merino wool; and 1 skein of Alchemy’s Haiku, 40% silk and 60% kid mohair.

No decreases made. All shaping due to yarn and needle changes.

6 1/2 stitches = 1 inch in Heel Stitch, using Yarn A on US #8 needles
7 1/2 stitches = 1 inch in Heel Stitch, using Yarn B on US #6 needles
8 1/2 stitches = 1 inch in Heel Stitch, using Yarn C on US #4 needles

17-inch circumference at top edge
26-inch circumference at bottom edge
16 1/2 inches long

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