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Rosy Stitches Cowl
Lion Brand® Vanna's Choice® - Hometown USA®
Pattern Number: 90710AD This unique cowl allows you to express your creativity with freeform embroidery.

SKILL LEVEL:  Easy + (Level 3)
SIZE: One Size
Finished Circumference About 28 1/2 in. (72.5 cm) Finished Height About 15 in. (38 cm)



860-127 Vanna's Choice Yarn: Espresso

Darkest brown

Quantity needed: 2 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 7.38
Note: (A)

135-146 Hometown USA Yarn: New Orleans French Berry

Rich magenta

Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 4.23
Note: (B)

135-148 Hometown USA Yarn: Portland Wine

Dark reddish purple

Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 4.23
Note: (C)

Lion Brand Split Ring Stitch Markers
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Lion Brand Large-Eye Blunt Needles (Set of 6)
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Estimated Price: $ 3.59

Additional Materials
Circular knitting needle size 8 (5 mm), 24 in. (51 cm) long
18 sts + 22 rnds = 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.

Pattern is designed to encourage creativity with freeform embroidery.

If desired, use masking tape to mark lines across surface of Cowl.

Embroider a line of straight sts along one edge of tape, then move tape to mark next line.

Change color as desired for embroidery.


With A, cast on 114 sts.

Place marker for beg of rnd.

Join, being careful not to twist sts.

Work in St st worked in the rnd (k every rnd) for 1 in.

(2.5 cm).

Next (Turning) Rnd: Purl.

Continue in St st worked in the rnd until piece measures about 15 in.

(38 cm) from beg.

Next (Turning) Rnd: Purl.

Work in St st for 1 in.

(2.5 cm).

Bind off.

Fold edges, along turning rnds, to the wrong side and sew in place.

With B and C, embroider large straight sts horizontally around Cowl as desired.

Weave in ends.

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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