Shall We Dance is an exercise in planned color pooling.
Hand painted/space dyed yarns can be so pretty in the skein, but so jumbly when you knit them. Learn how to tame the color monster with planned color pooling. This Aran weight cowl in your choice of three simple stitch patterns will give you a quick jump start into planned pooling. Make the colors dance by adjusting your tension!
Instructions are given so you can find your magic number to cast on, in order to make the colors pool.
The Huckleberry Knits 2 Ply BFL Aran was specially dyed for this project. I used all of the skein, and the cowl measures 32” x 8”.
The Blue Moon Fiber Arts skein has more yardage, but I chose to finish the cowl at 33” x 6.5”, using 60% of the skein.
Thank you to Amanda Woodruff for tech editing! For more information, see: https://pdxknitterati.com/patterns/shall-we-dance-cowl/