Wavelet by Skeinwalker Knits


by Skeinwalker Knits
April 2017
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
14 stitches and 24 rows = 4 inches
in stitch pattern
US 7 - 4.5 mm
210 yards (192 m)
One; easily customisable.
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Did you ever spend time day-dreaming on the edge of a dune, overlooking the waves and slowly being cradled by the sound of the sea? Water, reflections, waves and ripples in the sand, all these seem to have a fascinating and almost hypnotising power to them. The Wavelet cowl is a play of receding lines and gentle crests inspired by the sea.
If you cannot choose what’s your favourite thing to knit, lace or cables, stop dithering. You won’t have to choose anymore! The Wavelet cowl gives it all to you, offering a mix of lace and cable stitches in a soft and squishy worsted yarn to wrap your neck in. There is a chance you’ll want to live in your new cowl!

Malabrigo Rios (Worsted; 100% Merino wool; 192 meters / 210 yards per 100 grams); 1 skein; sample uses 90 grams in colour 133 Reflecting Pool.

4.5 mm (US size 7) 80 cm / 32 inches circular needle or size to obtain gauge.

17 stitches and 23 rows = 10 cm / 4 inches in Stockinette stitch, unblocked.
14 stitches and 24 rows = 10 cm / 4 inches in stitch pattern B, blocked.
Note: obtaining the gauge given is not crucial but will affect the finished size and the yardage needed.

Stitch markers: 1 in colour A (beginning of round marker), 8 in colour B (optional). Tapestry needle. Blocking pins.

One; easily customisable.

Final Measurements:
Circumference 104 cm / 41 inches, height 19 cm / 7.5 inches.

Skill level:
Basic stitches, increases, decreases, cable stitches (video tutorial given). Repetitive, easy to memorise stitch patterns. Elastic BO (video tutorial given).

Pattern notes
This pattern is worked in the round.
Suggestions are given to customize the pattern.
Charts and written instructions are provided

Pattern support:
For questions about this pattern, please PM me on Ravelry or send me an email. Contact details are provided.

Thank you note:
I’d like to send a big thank you to my truly awesome test knitters on Ravelry: Bev717, bronwenwatts, FrauNachtgedanken, indiaromeo, liisacw, mad4tahoe! Thanks a lot for your time and dedication, for helping me make this pattern even better and for showing how the pattern would look like with different yarns!