The colourwork motif is charted.
Pattern purchase includes a separate photo tutorial to guide you through crochet reinforcement, cutting a steek, and picking up stitches for button bands.
Size: (at gauge given, when open): 79 x 26 cm / 31 x 10 inches.
Aran weight yarn in the following quantities: MC 170m / 186 yds. CC 80m / 87 yds.
Sample uses Studio Donegal’s Donegal Wool Spinning Company (100% wool, 200 m / 218 yds per 100g) in the following shades:
MC 3637 Teal, 1 skein.
CC 3750 Grey, 1 skein.
This yarn is a woollen spun, two-ply yarn, with a woolly texture, that blooms beautifully on washing, and grips on to itself, perfect for cutting steeks.
4 mm and 5.5 mm circular, or sizes needed to achieve gauge, in both ribbing and colourwork, 60 cm / 24 inches long.
18 sts and 28 rounds on smaller needles / 4 inches in mistake ribbing.
18 sts and 20 rounds on larger needles in stranded colourwork pattern.
Darning needle for weaving in ends.
Crochet hook - exact size is not critical. Approx 2.5 - 3.5 mm.
Fine yarn, (sock or similarly durable & smooth yarn) approx 10m / 10 yds in a similar colour to one of the working yarns.
4 x 20 mm / .8 inch diameter buttons, sewing needle & thread.
For blocking: pins, towel, flat surface such as towel or foam mats etc.
This purchase is for a digital knitting pattern containing instructions to make your own version of the pictured handknit cowl.