Featuring stranded colourwork, knitted in the round, this cowl is inspired by stonework tracery at Wenlock Priory in Shropshire.The edges are finished with Latvian braids.
NEEDLES & NOTIONS
5 mm / US 8 circular needle 40 cm /16” long
4.5 mm / US 7 circular needle 40 cm /16” long
Stitch marker, tapestry needle for finishing, stainless steel pins for blocking
22 sts and 25 rounds to 10 cm / 4”
Length 22.5 cm / 9”
Circumference 67 cm / 27”
The pattern uses stranded colourwork, although does not require the anchoring of long yarn floats at the back of the work. The edges are worked using a Latvian braid. Other techniques include an alternating two colour cast-on and a suspended bind-off. Instructions are included on the last page.
Knowledge of single-colour long tail cast-on is assumed.