Sian cowl by Petra Breakstone

Sian cowl

by Petra Breakstone
May 2020
DK (11 wpi) ?
6 stitches and 12 rows = 2 inches
in Stockinette stitch with sport weight yarn on size 10 needle
US 15 - 10.0 mm
US 11 - 8.0 mm
235 yards (215 m)
One size
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Another great stash busting project!

Sian, a satisfying project to knit that also is a pretty pick me up, using up those leftover yarns of yours. A little bit of this and a little bit of that. Make it as colorful as you can muster or keep it tone on tone…

The cowl is worked in the round from the top down in various colors and yarn weights with pretty eyelets, plain knitting and a beautiful lace bottom border. Written pattern with lace chart.

Measurements blocked: Neckline 34” circumference, Border circumference 64”, Height 12”.

1 Skein Yarnology, 238 yards of varying colors, textures and yarn weights in 7 portions of 34 yards each, available at

Or use your stash: C1- sport, C2 - sport,
C3 - fingering, C4 - worsted, C5 - sport,
C6 - fingering, C7 - sport weight.

US size 10 (6 mm) circular needle 16” (41 cm) in length.
US size 11 (8 mm) circular needle 32” (81 cm) in length.
1 Stitch marker
Darning needle or crochet hook for finishing.

6 sts per inch and 12 rows in 2” with size 10 needle in Stockinette stitch in spot weight yarn.

Techniques used
Knitting in the round, eyelets, lace knitting, changing colors and yarn weights, stretchy bind off.

A big Thank You to all the test knitters!

Happy knitting~