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Captivating Cowl
Lion Brand® Heartland
Pattern Number: L30096 This easy but intricate-looking cowl is great for those who want to try cabling for the first time.

SKILL LEVEL:  Easy (Level 2)
SIZE: One Size
Finished Circumference About 24 in. (61cm) Finished Height About 13 1/2 in. (34.5 cm)

CORRECTIONS: (applied Oct 14, 2013)
COWL ... Row 8: K1, *K6, sl next 3 stsThe above is only a summary of corrections; the corrected pattern text is below (if free) or shipped upon completion of order (if purchased)

MATERIALS

136-149 Heartland Yarn: Great Smoky Mountains

Medium to charcoal grays.


Quantity needed: 2 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 12.98

Lion Brand Knitting Needles- Size 9 [5.5 mm]
Quantity needed: 1
Estimated Price: $ 4.95


Lion Brand Cable Needles (Set of 2)
Quantity needed: 1
Estimated Price: $ 2.49


Lion Brand Large-Eye Blunt Needles (Set of 6)
Quantity needed: 1
Estimated Price: $ 3.59

GAUGE:
21 sts and 19 rows = about 4 in. (10 cm) over pattern stitch. 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.

NOTES:
Cowl is knit flat then seamed to form a tube.


INSTRUCTIONS



COWL Cast on 74 sts.

Row 1 and all WS Rows: K1, p to last st, k1.

Row 2 (RS): Knit.

Row 4: K1, *sl next 3 sts to cable needle and hold in front of work, k3, k3 from cable needle, k6; rep from * to last st, k1.

Row 6: Knit.

Row 8: K1, *k6, sl next 3 sts to cable needle and hold in back of work, k3, k3 from cable needle; rep from* to last st, k1.

Rep Rows 1-8 until piece measures about 24 in.

(61 cm) from beg, ending with a Row 7.

Note: End with a Row 7 means that the last row worked should be a Row 7.

Bind off.



FINISHING Matching cast on end to bind off end, seam Cowl to form tube.

Weave in ends.

ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
beg = begin(s)(ning)
ch(s) = chain(s)
ch-space = space previously made
hdc = half double crochet
st(s) = stitch(es)
beg = begin(s)(ning)
k = knit
p = purl
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
sl = slip
st(s) = stitch(es)


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