Monthly Archives: October 2014

Brocade hat & cowl

Brocade hat & cowl

A fully reversible slouch hat and infinity cowl set, perfect for use with handspun yarn.

Instructions are both written and charted.

Yarn requirements:

  • cowl – 340-380 yards of sport weight yarn
  • hat – 120-240 yards of sport weight yarn

Gauge: 22 sts and 28 rows over 4 inches/10 cm in pattern stitch after blocking (changes to gauge will result in more/less yarn being used and different final dimensions)

Finished hat circumferences:

  • Small – 16.75 inches / 42.5cm
  • Medium – 21 inches / 53cm
  • Large – 23 inches / 58cm

Finished cowl measurements:

  • width – 7 inches / 18cm
  • length (circumference) – 39 inches / 99cm

2 pdf files are provided – a printer friendly version and one with all of the high-res images. Click on the image above for more photos.

Available for £4.00 (for customers in the EU, VAT will be added at checkout) on ravelry:

 

xstitch cowl

xstitch cowl & hat

A fully reversible infinity scarf that is great for breaking up variegated yarns. Can be worked as a flat loop or with a half or full twist. It can be made as long, short or wide as you want and can be worn in multiple ways.

Cowl requires:

  • 340-380 yards of 4-ply/fingering weight/sock yarn
  • 2.75mm needle (or size necessary to achieve gauge)
  • tapestry needle to graft ends together
  • cable needle

Finished measurements:

  • length after blocking – 155cm / 61 inches
  • width after blocking – 20cm / 8 inches

2 pdf files are provided – a printer friendly version and one with all of the high-res images. Click on the image above for more photos.

Available for £2.50 (for customers in the EU, VAT will be added at checkout) on ravelry: