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Winter's Tale Cowl
Lion Brand® Pelt
Pattern Number: L40064
SKILL LEVEL: Easy (Level 2)
SIZE: One Size
Finished Circumference at Neck Edge About 22 in. (48 cm) Finished Circumference at Lower Edge About 44 in. (112 cm) Finished Height About 13 in. (35.5 cm)
321-203 Pelt: Fisher
Black with golden brown.
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Lion Brand Size 10.5 [6.5 mm] 29-inch [75 cm] Circular Knitting Needles
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Circular knitting needle size 10.5 (6.5 mm), 16 in. (40.5 cm) long
13 sts + 20 rnds = about 4 in. (10 cm) in St st worked in rnds (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.
Cowl is worked in one piece in the rnd, beginning on a longer circular needle then changing to a shorter needle when sts have been sufficiently decreased.
COWL With longer circular needle, cast on 144 sts.
Place marker for beginning of rnd.
Join by working the first st on the left hand needle with the working yarn from the right hand needle and being careful not to twist sts.
Purl 1 rnd.
Work in St st worked in rnds (k every rnd) until piece measures about 11 in.
(28 cm) from beginning.
Note: Lay piece onto a flat surface to measure accurately as the piece is very stretchy.
Rnd 1 (Dec): *K6, k2tog; rep from * around – 126 sts at the end of this rnd.
Rnds 2-4: Knit.
Rnd 5 (Dec): *K5, k2tog; rep from * around – 108 sts.
Change to shorter circular needle as you work the next rnd.
Rnd 6: Knit.
Rnd 7 (Dec): *K4, k2tog; rep from * around – 90 sts.
Rnd 8: Knit.
Rnd 9 (Dec): *K3, k2tog; rep from * around – 72 sts.
Rnd 10: Purl.
FINISHING Weave in ends.
ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
yyabbrevValuexx knit yy/abbrevValuexx
yyabbrevValuexx knit 3 together yy/abbrevValuexx
yyabbrevValuexx repeat(s)(ing) yy/abbrevValuexx
yyabbrevValuexx stitch(es) yy/abbrevValuexx
yyabbrevValuexx yarn over yy/abbrevValuexx
yy/abbrevxxdec = decreas(e)(s)(ing)
k = knit
k2tog = knit 2 together
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
rnd(s) = round(s)
St st = Stockinette stitch
st(s) = stitch(es)
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