I've just started knitting the cowl but I find the directions well written and the product interesting and exciting. Looking forward to wearing my cowl with sweaters and jackets
Carina Spencer Zuzu's Petals Cowl Knitting Pattern
All the style of a shawlette without the fuss of trying to keep it around your neck! This easy to wear cowl is designed to mimic the look of a shawl casually draped as a scarf. Pattern includes written and charted directions for two gauges to accommodate sport -worsted weight yarn. Knits up fast from the top down with a small amount of yardage and is simple enough for an advanced beginner.
Finished Measurements: Neck Opening: 17" Center Front: 16" Center Back: 6"
You will need:
- For Color Changing Effect in Sport Weight: 1 skein Freia Fibers Ombre Sport Yarn
- For Sport Weight Shawl: 1 skein SweetGeorgia Supermerino DK Yarn OR 220 yards of sport weight yarn
- For Worsted Weight Shawl: 1 skein Knit One Crochet Too Meadow Silk Yarn OR 155 yards worsted weight yarn
- One 20" circular needle in size required to obtain gauge. One DPN two sizes larger for BO (optional).
Skill Level: easy
Gauge: SM GAUGE (for sport weight yarns): 22 sts = 4"
LG GAUGE (for worsted weight yarns): 19 sts = 4"