WanderKnit™ - Dutch Bloesem Cowl by Skacel Knitting

WanderKnit™ - Dutch Bloesem Cowl

Knitting
March 2022
DK (11 wpi) ?
24 stitches and 28 rows = 4 inches
in Stockinette after blocking
US 5 - 3.75 mm
440 - 468 yards (402 - 428 m)
Adult Average
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The term “bloesem” is Dutch for “blossom”. For many, the tulip is seen as the symbol of a declaration of love. At the Keukenhof in Lisse, The Netherlands, also known as “the Garden of Europe,” one can see more than 7 million tulips bloom in mid-April.

Let the colors of your HiKoo® Simplicity Multi shift on their own, and marvel at the garden that blossoms stitch by stitch. Or choose exactly which color your flowers will be by selecting your next color sequence by hand! Tulip season can be all year-round in this cozy Dutch Bloesem Cowl!

Written and charted instructions are available for the colorwork.
This pattern was inspired by the Primavera cowl by Tanis Gray, with permission.

FINISHED SIZE
Top Circumference: 23” (58.5cm)
Circumference: 28” (71cm)
Height: 12.25” (31cm)

YARN
Simplicity by HiKoo®
55% Superwash Merino, 28% Acrylic, 17% Nylon
117 yds per 50g hank (1 hank each color)

A = #008 Natural Olive
B = #003 Natural
C = #005 Honeycomb
D = #524 Margaritaville

Please Note: Always test for color-fastness with contrasting yarns on a swatch before wet blocking a finished project.

NEEDLES + NOTIONS
•16” (40cm) skacel by addi® US 5 (3.75mm) circular needle & DPNs (or size needed to obtain gauge)
•Stitch markers
•Tapestry needle and Scissors

GAUGE
24 sts x 28 rnds = 4” (10cm) in Stockinette after blocking

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