Gabriella's Spring Cowl
Gabriella's Cowl is a simple, stockinette cowl knit in the round using two contrasting colors of DK weight yarn to make four broad stripes. It's perfect for a beginner's introduction to color work, with tips and a link to a video tutorial explaining how to join and drop colors.
Sample shown is in Kismet Fiber Works Sleek DK, 50% wool/50% silk ... sleek, silky and warm!
Finished Measurements, after blocking:
Height = 12"/30 cm
Width = 13"/33 cm
Circumference= 26"/66 cm
A schematic is included in the pattern.
Gauge: 21 stitches/32 rows = 4"/10 cm square in stockinette stitch
Needles: U.S. 5/3.75mm 16"/40 cm circular needle, or size required to get gauge.
Sample shown is in Kismet Fiber Work's Sleek DK in colorways Wink and Fizze's Fix; however, any DK weight yarn is suitable for the pattern.