Same but Different by Cheryl Faust

Same but Different

August 2023
both are used in this pattern
DK (11 wpi) ?
21 stitches and 42 rows = 4 inches
in Mosaic Pattern Charts 3 & 4
US 5 - 3.75 mm
US 6 - 4.0 mm
3.75 mm (F)
250 - 260 yards (229 - 238 m)
One Size
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Same, but Different is a bandana style cowl, knit flat from the top down, similar to a triangular shawl. The distinctive patterning is simple to create, using the mosaic knitting technique. Carefully designed to integrate seamlessly from top to bottom, those captivating spine stitches are the prominent characteristic of Same but Different! But wait, there’s more … SBD also features a split seam at the back and a continuous I-cord bind off, for a beautiful and professional looking finish.

The delightful shades of Spincycle’s Dream State combine beautifully with Harrisville Designs Daylights (or Nightshades) to create a unique and one of a kind knit accessory. Simply choose your favorite combo for an engaging knit you’ll not want to put down.

Same but Different includes fully written and charted instructions. Each section is thoughtfully explained to guide you from start to finish. I highly recommend following the video tutorial provided in the pattern for the I-cord tab cast-on.

Y A R N • R E Q U I R E M E N T S

Approx. 251 yards / 229 m of dk / worsted weight yarn

Used for sample:
• Color 1 – Harrisville Designs, Daylights
1 skein of Chirp | Approx 128 yards / 117 m

• Color 2 – Spincycle Dream State
1 skeins of Castaway | Approx 123 yards / 112 m

A P P R O X • F I N I S H E D • D I M E N S I O N S

23” / 58.5 cm neck circumference / 17” / 43 cm deep at center spine

N E E D L E • R E C O M M E N D A T I O N S

Crochet Hook: Size to match smaller needle for crochet cast-on
US 5 / 3.75 mm – 24” / 60 cm or longer circular needle
US 6 / 4.0 mm – 24” / 60 cm or longer circular needle
or sizes to obtain gauge

B L O C K E D • G A U G E

21 sts x 42 rows = 4 x 4” / 10 x 10 cm in Charts 3 and 4 mosaic pattern, blocked


I-cord Tab Cast-On (video tutorial included)
I-cord Edges
Mosaic Color-work
Slipping Stitches
Continuous I-cord Bind-off (video tutorial included)

Pattern has been professionally tech edited and test knit

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