Warm and colorful, this generous cowl and coordinating hat can be knit with four hanks of Extra. A beautiful blend of baby alpaca and fine merino, the cowl can be a fun indoor accent piece or wear the set in the cold outdoors. The Forest Lake Cowl is a textural knit that uses a variety of stitch patterns and four colors of Extra. Based on how you wrap your cowl, you can achieve many unique looks highlighting a color or pattern. Pair with the striping slouch for supreme warmth and style.
Also called the Blue Earth Cowl & Itasca Slouch Hat using the limited edition American Scenic yarn which was discontinued.
Hat & Cowl Kit includes pdf and printed pattern and selected yarn; bag not included. -OR- Hat & Cowl Kit w/ bag includes pdf and printed pattern, selected yarn, and washable project bag. For yarn winding services, click here.
DESIGNER RECOMMENDED YARN: Extra by Blue Sky Fibers (55% Baby Alpaca / 45% Fine Merino; 150g/218yds): 1 Skein in each of 4 colors. Shown in Java, Butter Cream, Chestnut & Mulberry Wine. Please allow at least 5 business days for your pre-order to arrive at your location.
FINISHED MEASUREMENTS: 64" Circumference x 12" wide
YARDAGE: 400 yds
SKILL LEVEL: Easy, Advanced Beginner
NEEDLES: Size US 10.5 / 6.5mm Size US 10 / 6mm straight or 16" circular needles, or size needed to obtain gauge
OTHER TOOLS: Stitch Marker, Tapestry Needle, 5.5 cm pom pom maker
GAUGE: Cowl- 16 sts x 26 rows = 4″ in Broken Rib Pattern, Hat- 16 sts x 24 rows= 4″ in Stockinette Stitch
Images courtesy of Blue Sky Fibers