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Diamond Cowl
Lion Brand® Vanna's Choice®
Pattern Number: 90658 This Fair Isle cowl is great for someone who loves pink and wants an accessory that is sophisticatedly elegant.

SKILL LEVEL:  Intermediate (Level 3)
SIZE: One Size
Finished Circumference About 53 1/2 in. (136 cm) Finished Height About 16 in. (40.5 cm)

CORRECTIONS: None

MATERIALS

860-148 Vanna's Choice Yarn: Burgundy

Deep wine


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860-173 Vanna's Choice Yarn: Dusty Green Light muted green


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Additional Materials
Circular knitting needle size 8 (5 mm), 36 in. (91.5 cm) long
GAUGE:
18 sts = 4 in. (10 cm) in St st worked in the rnd (k every rnd). When you match the gauge in a pattern, your project will be the size specified in the pattern and the materials specified in the pattern will be sufficient. The needle or hook size called for in the pattern is based on what the designer used, but it is not unusual for gauge to vary from person to person. If it takes you fewer stitches and rows to make your swatch, try using a smaller size hook or needles; if more stitches and rows, try a larger size hook or needles. Making a Gauge Swatch
Exact gauges is not imporant to this project.

STITCH EXPLANATION:
K2, p2 Rib (worked in the rnd, multiple of 4 sts) Rnd 1: *K2, p2, rep from* around.

Rep Rnd 1 for K2, p2 Rib worked in the rnd.

NOTES:
1.

Cowl is worked in the rnd, so Charts 1, 2, and 3 should be read from right to left on every rnd.

2.

Carry unused color(s) across WS of work.


INSTRUCTIONS
COWL With A, cast on 240 sts.

Place marker for beg of rnd.

Join, being careful not to twist sts.

Work in K2, p2 Rib worked in the rnd for 1 in.

(2.5 cm).

Work Charts Change to St st worked in the rnd (k every rnd) and work 8-st rep of Rnd 1, Chart 1 around.

Continue to work in St st following Chart 1 until Rnd 21 has been completed.
Continuing in St st, follow Chart 2 to work Rnds 21-49 and Chart 3 to work Rnds 50-69.
With A, work in K2, p2 Rib worked in the rnd for 1 in.

(2.5 cm).Bind off.
FINISHING Weave in ends

ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
Yarn Ply -- what is it?
beg = begin(s)(ning)
k = knit
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
rnd(s) = round(s)
St st = Stockinette stitch
st(s) = stitch(es)


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