Miss Erio dk cowl is a versatile design with many possibilities: lightly blocked it has the look of a cosy scarf, and when blocked with wires and pins, it transforms into a open lace work shawl. The cowl is knit sideways making the length easily customizable. The yardage is given for 2 sizes: the Fitted cowl and long Infinity loop cowl to wear it draped around shoulders or in a double wrap style.
Yardage required (approx): Fitted: 295 yards / 270 meter, 0.9 skeins of Malabrigo Yarn Arroyo yarn. Infinity: 540 yards / 494 meters, 1.61 skeins of Malabrigo Yarn Arroyo yarn.
Materials: 5mm / US #8 needles, 4mm/ US #6 needles, 4 buttons (3/4” diameter), waste ,yarn blocking wires and pins (optional)
Gauge: 18 sts x 32 rows to 10cm/4in square over garter stitch on 4mm/US #6 needles; 16 sts x 24 rows to 10cm/4in square over the body of the cowl stitch pattern on 5mm/US #8 needle, lightly blocked. Adjust needle size if necessary.