This long cowl is full of fun surprises with this wonky ribbed pattern repeat. Built on Arroyo by Malabrigo, this light DK weight cowl is delightful and unique! Use Caprino for an extra luxurious garment with cashmere!
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Sport Weight or DK Weight
DESIGNER RECOMMENDED YARN: Arroyo by Malabrigo (100% Superwash Merino Wool; 100g/335yds): 2 Skeins. Shown in Pearl. Kettle-dyed in small batches to create subtle to highly variegated yarns. Washable, wonderfully soft and bouncy Merino wool from Uruguay.
ALTERNATE YARN: Caprino by Malabrigo (80% Merino Wool / 20% Cashmere; 50g / 159 yds): 4 Skeins. Caprino has all of the qualities of Arroyo with beautiful kettle dyes, merino wool, and the added luxury of super soft cashmere!
FINISHED MEASUREMENTS: Circumference- 47.25" x 12.25" tall
YARDAGE: 475 yds of sport weight yarn
SKILL LEVEL: Intermediate - lacework, pattern repeats
NEEDLES: Size US 6 / 4mm 40" circular needle, or size needed to obtain gauge
OTHER TOOLS: Stitch Marker, Tapestry needle
GAUGE: 22 stitches x 28 rows = 4" in garter stitch, after blocking. Rib pattern: 1 pattern repeat of 20 sts x 40 rows = 3” wide and 5” tall
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