Free Knitting Pattern from Lion Brand Yarn, formatted for input to refreshable Braille displays or Braille software
Merlot Cowl
Lion Brand® Chenille
Pattern Number: L10648 Cushy and comfortable, this gorgeous cowl in the Amethyst shade of Chenille makes a chic and soft addition to any winter wardrobe. For a crochet version, see the Vintage Cowl

SKILL LEVEL:  Beginner (Level 1)
SIZE: One Size
Finished Circumference About 24 in. (61 cm) Finished Height About 10 1/2 in. (26.5 cm)

CORRECTIONS: None

MATERIALS

531-205 Chenille Yarn: Amethyst

Shades of medium and dark violet


Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 5.49

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 11 (8 mm), 16 in. (40.5 cm) long
GAUGE:
9 stitches = 4 in. (10 cm) in Stockinette stitch worked in the round (knit every round). EXACT GAUGE IS NOT ESSENTIAL FOR THIS PROJECT.
Exact gauges is not imporant to this project.


INSTRUCTIONS



COWL
Cast on 54 stitches.

Place marker for beginning of round.

Join by working the first stitch on left hand needle with the working yarn from the right hand needle, being careful not to twist stitches.

The marker indicates where each round begins.

When you come to where the marker has been placed just slip it from the left hand needle to the right hand needle.



Beginning Border
Rounds 1 and 3: Knit.
Rounds 2 and 4: Purl.



Change to Stockinette stitch worked in the round (knit every round), and work until piece measures about 9 1/2 in.

(24 cm) from beginning.



Ending Border
Rounds 1 and 3: Purl.
Rounds 2 and 4: Knit.
Bind off.



FINISHING
Weave in ends.

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