Cloos

Skill Level: 
Intermediate
Project Type: 
Shawls/Wraps
Designer: 
Norah Gaughan

Cloos is an alluring shoulder warmer, knit in the round with beguiling cables and intentionally dropped stitches.

One size


Finished Measurements

Approximately 42” around at lower edge (unstretched) x 23” around at upper edge x 19” long


Materials

3 Hanks Berroco Vintage DK (100 grs), #2194 Breezeway

29” and 16” Length circular knitting needles, size 5 (3.75 mm) OR SIZE TO OBTAIN GAUGE

Cable needle (cn)

1 St marker


Gauge

22 sts = 4”; 28 rows = 4” in St st on size 6 (4.00 mm) needles

TO SAVE TIME, TAKE TIME TO CHECK GAUGE

Note:  Capelet is worked on one size smaller needles than those used for gauge swatch


Capelet

With longer circular needle, cast on 273 sts.  Join, being careful not to twist sts.  Mark for beg of rnd and carry marker up.  Follow chart until 80 rnds have been completed (there will be 7 repeats of chart around) – 168 sts.  Note: change to shorter circular needle when there are too few sts left to work comfortably on the longer circular needle.Work even in ribbing as established for 9”.  Bind off loosely in ribbing.