This bandana-style cowl combines double knitting and double-stranded (“marled”) garter stitch to create a reversible plaid/gingham fabric.
Both written instructions and charts are included in the pattern, plus modification notes for a loop, shawl, scarf, washcloth, or blanket.
Circumference: 25 inches
Height at front: 21 inches
Height at back: 6 inches
GAUGE (after blocking)
19 sts/32 rows = 4 inches in Circular Chart
NOTE: Each pair of double-knitted stitches counts as a single stitch.
Fingering weight yarn, 300 yards each in 2 contrasting solids or semi-solids
(It may be best to avoid “sticky” yarns, like single-ply)
Yarn Carnival High Wire 3-Ply in Damnation! (A)
Kraemer Yarns Sterling Silk & Silver in Tuxedo (B)
Blue Moon Fiber Arts Socks That Rock Lightweight in 24 Karat (A) & Lauma (B)
US #6/4mm circular needle, 24 inches
Removeable stitch marker (optional)