Seyfert

Skill Level: 
Easy
Project Type: 
Scarves/Shawls/Cowls
Designer: 
Norah Gaughan

 

Worked in an easy textural stitch, this easy cowl shows off Quasar’s gorgeous color transitions.

One size

 

Finished Measurements

Approximately 30” around x 7½” high

 

Materials

1 Hank Berroco Quasar (100 grs), #8206 Infrared

24” Length circular knitting needle, size 10 (6.00 mm) OR SIZE TO OBTAIN GAUGE

1 St marker

 

Gauge

15 sts = 4”; 19 rows = 4” in St st

TO SAVE TIME, TAKE TIME TO CHECK GAUGE

 

Cowl

With circular needle, cast on 115 sts.  Join, being careful not to twist sts.  Mark for beg of rnd and carry marker up.

Rnd 1:  K1, * p2 tog, leaving sts on LH needle, then p first st again, slipping sts from LH needle, rep from * around – 115 sts.

Rnds 2 and 3:  Knit.

Rnd 4:  * P2 tog, leaving sts on LH needle, then p first st again, slipping sts from LH needle, rep from * to last st, end k1 – 115 sts.

Rnds 5, 6, 7 and 8:  Knit.  Rep these 8 rnds until piece measures approximately 7½” from beg, or until 5 yds of yarn remain.  Bind off purlwise.