Opus Cowl by Maxim Cyr

Opus Cowl

Knitting
December 2022
Sport (12 wpi) ?
26 stitches and 28 rows = 4 inches
in stranded colourwork in the round, blocked
US 4 - 3.5 mm
US 3 - 3.25 mm
490 - 500 yards (448 - 457 m)
One size
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The Opus Cowl is knitted in the round as a big tube and is then twisted before seaming the top and bottom edge together using the 3 needles I-Cord Bind-Off method.

FINISHED MEASUREMENTS
Height: 9” / 23 cm
Circumference: 32” / 81 cm

YARN
Weight: Sport
❖ Yarn A (green)
100 yd / 92 m
1 skein of Opus from Walcot Yarns

❖ Yarn B (charcoal)
230 yd / 120 m
1 skein of Opus from Walcot Yarns

❖ Yarn C (light grey)
60 yd / 55 m
1 skein of Opus from Walcot Yarns

❖ Yarn D (black)
100 yd / 92 m
1 skein of Opus from Walcot Yarns

Sample shown in Opus by Walcot Yarns (70% Argentinian Merino, 30% Baby Alpaca, 100% Awesome; 384 yd / 350 m per 100 g skein)

Yarn A (Evergreen), Yarn B (Stormcloud), Yarn C (Grey) & Yarn D (Hickory)

NEEDLES
Circular needles, 24” / 60 cm, in two sizes
❖ Main needles: US 4 / 3.5 mm, or size needed to obtain gauge
❖ Bind-off needles: US 3 / 3.25 mm, or 0.25 mm smaller than main needles

GAUGE
❖ 26 sts and 28 rnds = 4” / 10 cm in stranded colourwork in the round, blocked

TOOLS
❖ Stitch marker (1), tapestry needle, E-4 / 3.5 mm crochet hook for provisional cast-on (optional)

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