Striate originally appeared in Knit Now issue 95 (November 2018).
Designed for newcomers to colourwork, with bold colours and lines and a simple slip-stitch cable pattern that is fun and quick to knit. This cowl is very cozy in winter and easily fits under coats to keep out icy drafts.
Small (Medium, Large)
Circumference: 64 (68, 72.5) cm / 25.25 (26.75, 28.5) in
Height: 17 (19.5, 19.5) cm / 6.75 (7.75, 7.75) in
Chunky weight yarn
Sublime Willow: 94% wool, 6% nylon, 124m (136 yds) in 50g.
1 ball each of colourways for all sizes:
MC: Greta (white) and CC: Evelyn (red)
Needles & Notions:
7mm 60cm circular knitting needle
1 stitch marker
14 sts x 22 rows in 10 cm x 10 cm (4 in x 4 in) measured in slip-stitch pattern
Knit and purl stitches
Knitting in the round
Using a stitch marker
Casting on and off
Originally published November 2018.
Current version: Striate_v1.0.pdf
PDF file size: 1.2MB
Blog post with more information can be found here
Technical Editor: Knit Now magazine
Photography: Sarah Alderson