Loaded with texture the seed stitch and cable combination on the Rocky Creek Cowl makes for a deeply cozy fabric. Wear this versatile piece unbuttoned and pullled down over one shoulder or closed into a sumptuous cowl.
Lower circumference: Approx 32 (35 1/2) inches (buttoned)
Upper circumference: 23 1/4 (24 1/2) inches
Length: 16 inches
Manos del Uruguay Gloria (worsted weight; 100% superwash merino wool; 219 yds/100g per skein): 3 skeins plata #G2543
Size 7 (4.5mm) 24- and 16-inch circular needles or size needed to obtain gauge
Stitch markers, 6 (3/4 inch) buttons, sewing thread
20 sts and 26 rows = 4 inches/10cm in Cable and Seed patt, blocked.
20 sts and 27 rnds = 4 inches/10cm in Broken Rib pat, blocked.
To save time, take time to check gauge.
Cabled section of cowl is worked flat on longer circular needle; do not join. When complete, the cabled section is joined in the round with front bands overlapping. Stitches are picked up around the edge, then upper ribbed section is worked in the round.