Britt

Skill Level: 
Easy
Project Type: 
Scarves/Shawls/Cowls
Designer: 
Amanda Keep Williams

The look of ruching and an extended length gives the Britt cowl a very modern appeal.

One size

 

Finished Measurements

Approximately 32” around x 8” high

 

Materials

3 Hanks Berroco Flicker (50 grs), #3310 Odette

24” Length circular knitting needle, size 9 (5.50 mm) OR SIZE TO OBTAIN GAUGE

1 St marker

 

Gauge

20 sts = 4”; 28 rnds = 4” in St st

TO SAVE TIME, TAKE TIME TO CHECK GAUGE

 

Stitch Glossary

Kfbf

Knit in front, back, then front of next st – inc 2 sts

Pfbf

Purl in front, knit in back, purl in front of next st – inc 2 sts

 

Cowl

With circular needle, cast on 116 sts.  Join, being careful not to twist sts  Mark for beg of rnd and carry marker up.

Rnd 1:  Knit.

Rnd 2:  Purl.

Rnd 3:  * Kfbf, rep from * around – 348 sts.

Rnd 4:  Knit.  Rep Rnd 4 until piece measures 2¾" from beg.

Dec Rnd:  * K3 tog, rep from * around – 116 sts.

Next Rnd:  Knit.

Following Rnd:  Purl.

Inc Rnd:  * Pfbf, rep from * around – 348 sts.

Next Rnd:  Purl.  Rep the last rnd until piece measures 5” from beg.

Dec Rnd:  * P3 tog, rep from * around – 116 sts.

Next Rnd:  Purl.

Following Rnd:  Knit.

Inc Rnd:  Rep Rnd 3 – 348 sts.

Next Rnd:  Knit.  Rep the last rnd until piece measures 7½” from beg.

Dec Rnd:  * K3 tog, rep from * around – 116 sts.

Next Rnd:  Purl.

Following Rnd:  Knit.  Bind off.