Cable Chain Cowl
Measures 10" [25.5 cm] deep; 26" [66 cm] circumference.
SUPPLIES & TOOLS:
- 2 skeins Big Twist™ Premium Yarn: Moss
- Knitting needles Size 8 [5 mm] or size for gauge
- Cable needle
- Tape measure
GAUGE: 18 sts and 24 rows = 4" [10 cm] in stocking st.
Cast on 61 sts.
Row 1: (RS). K2. P2. (4 sts) [K1, wrapping yarn twice around needle. (P2. K3) twice. P2] 4 times (13 x 4 = 52 sts) . K1, wrapping yarn twice around needle. P2. K2 (5 sts).
4 + 52 + 5 = 61 sts total.
Row 2: K1. P1. K2. [Sl1P, dropping extra loop. (K2. P3) twice. K2] 4 times. Sl1P, dropping extra loop. K2. P1. K1.
Rows 3-6: As Rows 1 & 2 twice more.
Row 7: K2. P2. (K1, wrapping yarn twice around needle. P2. Slip next 3 sts onto cable needle and leave at front of work. K3. P2, then K3 from cable needle. P2) 4 times. K1, wrapping yarn twice around needle. P2. K2.
Row 8: As Row 2.
Rows 9-14: As Rows 1 & 2, three times.
Rep these 14 rows for pat until work from beg measures 26" [66 cm], ending on 14th row of pat. Cast off in pat. Sew cast on and cast off edges tog.
- Beg = Beginning
- K = Knit
- P = Purl
- Pat = Pattern
- Rep = Repeat
- RS = Right side
- Sl1P = Slip next stitch purlwise
- St = Stitch
- Tog = Together