Chevron Knit Cowl FREE Pattern by Kristin Omdahl
240 yds (220m) #4 worsted weight yarn, 120 yds (110m) each in 2 colors
US9 (5.5mm) circular knitting needles, 16 in cord length
Suggested yarn: Lion Brand Yarn’s Wool-ease; #4 worsted weight yarn; 197 yds (180m) per 3oz (85gm); 1 ball ea in color A, Denim and color B Natural Heather.
Gauge: 3.5 sts/ 7 rounds = 1” in slip stitch mosiac pattern
Finished size: 22” circumference, 10” tall
CO cast on; BO bind off; K knit; P purl; PM place marker; SM slip marker; YO yarn over; Sl slip stitch; K-tbl knit through the back loop; KFB knit into the front and back of same stitch; K2TOG knit 2 stitches together; P2TOG purl 2 stitches together
YouTube tutorial video for Chevron Knit Cowl FREE Pattern here:
Note: always slip stitches purlwise
Round 1: With yarn A, CO 98 sts, pm.
Round 2: *K1, p1. Rep from * around. — 98 sts
Rounds 3 – 10: Rep round 2. — 98 sts
Round 11: Kfb, knit around, sm. — 99 sts
Round 1: With yarn B, k1, sl1, *k2, sl1. Rep from * to last st: k1, sm. — 99 sts
Round 2: Rep round 1
Round 3: With yarn A, (k2, sl1)x4, k3, sl1, (k2, sl1)x3, *k1, sl1, (k2, sl1)x3, k3, sl1, (k2, sl1)x3, rep from * to last 2 sts: k2, sm. — 99 sts
Round 4: Rep round 3
Round 5: Using B, k3, *(sl1, k2)x3, sl1, k1, sl1, (k2, sl1)x3, k3. Rep from * to end, sm. — 99 sts
Round 6: Rep round 5.
Round 7 – 8: With yarn A, rep rounds 1 – 2.
Rounds 9 – 10: With yarn B, rep rounds 3 – 4.
Rounds 11 – 12: With yarn A, rep rounds 5 – 6.
Rounds 13 – 54: Rep rounds 1 – 12 three more times, then rounds 1 – 6 once more.
Round 68: K1, p2tog, *k1, p1. Rep from * around. — 98 sts
Rounds 69 – 72: Rep round 68. BO all sts.
Wash, block to finished measurements and let dry.
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