Finished Size 44” circumference, 6.5” wide
Quince and Co. Chickadee (100% wool; 181 yards [166 meters]/50 grams): Pea Coat (CC1), 1 ball; Storm (CC2), 1 ball; Bird’s Egg, 1 ball (CC3), Frost (CC4), 1 ball
Size US#5 (3.75 mm): 16” circular
Stitch marker; tapestry needle; waste yarn for provisional cast on
24 sts and 32 rnds = 4” [10 cm] in colorwork pattern after wet blocking.
The pattern is worked in the round and joined at the end using Kitchener stitch. When working the colorwork pattern carry the unused colors up the inside of the cowl securing them at the start of each row.
Using waste yarn, provisionally cast on 80 sts.
Join to work in the round, being careful not to twist the sts.
Pm. With CC1 begin chart, starting with Rnd 2. Follow chart adding in new colors as indicated. Repeat chart until cowl reaches desired length, ending with Rnd 24.
With a tapestry needle, weave in loose ends.
Using CC1 and kitchener stitch, join the two ends of the cowl together.
Wet block and dry.
About the Designer – Kimberly Voisin
Kimberly’s interest in design began at the age of 10 when she won a Lego building competition. Ever since her creation took first place, design has been her passion. Kimberly is well known amongst her family and friends for her DIY attitude, which includes decorating cupcakes, sewing super hero capes for her two sons, and most recently designing knitting patterns.