Snowmelt Cowl by Cap Sease

Snowmelt Cowl

February 2019
Light Fingering ?
24 stitches and 36 rows = 4 inches
in Snowmelt Pattern
US 4 - 3.5 mm
450 yards (411 m)
One size: Depth: 6" / 15 cm; Circumference: 54" / 137 cm

Worked in the round with a cable and lace pattern that will have you seeing rivulets of melting snow, this cozy cowl can be worn long for drama or wrapped around your neck for warmth. A perfect one-skein project, the Snowmelt Cowl knits up beautifully in Green Mountain Spinnery’s Simply Fine fingering weight, which combines Premium Kid Mohair with Fine Western Wool using GMS’s Greenspun technique.

Finished Measurements
Depth: 6” / 15 cm
Circumference: 54” / 137 cm

Yarn: Green Mountain Spinnery Simply Fine (60% Fine Western Wool, 40% Fine Kid Mohair; 450 yds / 3.5 oz skein), color: White, 1 skein
Needles: US Size 4 / 3.5 mm 36” circular needle
Notions: Stitch markers, cable needle, tapestry needle

24 sts x 36 rounds = 4” / 10 cm in Snowmelt Pattern after blocking

At the Spinnery
Print copies available from Green Mountain Spinnery and from One More Row Press

Bringing together a talented group of “friends of the Spinnery”, At the Spinnery takes you to the worker-owned fiber cooperative in Putney, Vermont, where you will find a dozen knitting patterns in almost as many different yarns to outfit you from top to toes in wooly goodness. Visit the Green Mountain Spinnery’s website at to choose the perfect yarns for your project and to order your print copy today.

Designs include:

  • Buttonbush Pullover by Heather Zoppetti
  • Catharus Shawl by Bonnie Sennott
  • Catkins Socks by Amelia Velarde
  • Green Leaf Pullover by Maureen Clark
  • Greenbanks Hollow Cardigan by Amy Herzog
  • Ikinngut Pullover by Jennifer Dassau
  • Millstone Blanket by Kate Salomon
  • Mizuna Shawl by Angela Tong
  • Sap Run Vest by Larisa Demos
  • Sheepscot Pullover by Kathleen Dames
  • Snowmelt Cowl by Cap Sease
  • Thaw Hat by Kathleen Dames

Stitch patterns are charted. Schematics are provided. Information on yarn substitution, chart reading, and finishing is included. Yarns for all patterns provided by Green Mountain Spinnery. Shot on location in Putney, Vermont, by award-winning photographer Gale Zucker.

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