A versatile cowl that uses short row shaping to create a hood.
Included in this kit is a skein of chunky weight 80% alpaca/20% nylon yarn and cowl pattern. Your choice of 6 hand dyed colours, including 2 Outlander-inspired colourways: Full Moon Over Skye and Jamie & Claire.
Difficulty Level: Advanced Beginner
Finished Size: 15.5" wide x 15.5" tall FLAT; 11" wide FLAT at the narrowest point
- Approx. 265 m (290 yds.) of chunky weight yarn
- 5 mm and 5.5 mm circular needles, or size needed to obtain gauge
Gauge: 17 sts to 4” in stocking stitch on larger needles
Bobby pin wrap and turn (BPWT): On Rounds 50 and 55, after turning your work place a bobby pin on working yarn, beside the last stitch you worked. When coming back on Rounds 52 and 57, place “stitch” created by the bobby pin onto the left hand needle and knit it and the next stitch together, or purl it and the next stitch together, respectively.
K2tog: On Rounds 49 and 53, to help close up the hole created by turning your work for the short row, knit the 8th and 9th stitches together.
*Colours may not be exactly as shown.
- $49.50/Kit CAD