Is it a bandana? Is it a shawl? Nah, maybe it is just like a cowl!
(though this may look more like a pair of underwear than anything I have ever designed, ever!!!!)
This fun accessory is knit from the bottom up in the round... it starts with a 6-row border that has beads slipped up between stitches at the center front. Next, short rows and strategically placed decreases shape the fabric. Finally, your “like a cowl” is finished off with a simple garter stitch neck and classy I-Cord bind off.
Kits for Like A Cowl were sent as March's shipment for Lola’s Choice (Laura's super fun small knitted kit club).
You can also purchase the pattern as a pdf and gather your own supplies to make Like A Cowl.
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150 yards fingering weight yarn
Yarn I Used:
Spun Right Round, Sumptuous Sock Mini; 75% merino wool/ 25% nylon; 33gr/ 150 yds (137m); Crowded Cloud
US Size 4 (3.5mm) 16, 20, or 24-inch circular needle, or size needed to obtain gauge
120 Size 8/0 glass seed beads [approx. 3-4 gr] (A- smaller)
30 Size 6/0 glass seed beads [approx. 2-3 gr] (B- bigger)
Dental floss threader or large eye beading needle
Approx. 20 inches around at the neck x 11.5 inches deep at the front and 4.25 inches deep at the back
20 stitches/40 rnds = 4 inches (10cm) in garter stitch, blocked