Ziggy Played With Yarn
Ziggy Played with Yarn is a stranded colour work cowl, featuring a zig zag pattern and gradual shifts in the dominant colour.
The cowl is cast on using a provisional cast on, knit in a tube, and the two ends are grafted together using the kitchener stitch.
Finished size 136 cm / 53.5” around / 14.5 cm / 5.75” wide
Yarn Fingering / 4 ply weight in two colours, 400 metres of each.
Sample uses Studio Donegal Darnie (100% wool fingering / 4 ply weight, woollen spun and two ply structure, 410m / 100g)
Colour 1 shade 8811 (blue/grey)1 skein
Colour 2 shade 8807 (pink) 1 skein
Gauge 33 sts & 30 rows per 10 cm / 4” in stranded colourwork pattern.
Needles 3.5 mm circular needles or DPNs, or size needed to achieve gauge.
Notions waste yarn, crochet hook, darning needle, spare circular needle / DPNs
Ziggy Played with Yarn was first published in the Woollen 2018 Show Programme, which can be purchased from [This is Knit]. The show programme also includes a pattern & book extract from Carol Feller.
This purchase is for a digital knitting pattern containing instructions to make your own version of the pictured handknit cowl.