Trio Knit Cowl in Mountain Meadow Wool

I love this wool! Love the natural colors, love that it has a just a little sheepy goodness in it so it’s rustic looking but not crunchy and uncomfortable to wear. It was a joy to knit. I want to make a hat to go with it soon!

Trio Knit Cowl by Mary Beth Temple (c) 2017 Hooked for Life, LLC

Finished Size: 13″ tall x 30″ in circumference after blocking

Materials: Approx 400 yds sport weight yarn (CYCA 2, Fine) in equal amounts of three colors. Model shown in 1 skein each Mountain Meadows Wool Tweeds Sport in Flint (A), Shale (B) and Gypsum (C)

Circular knitting needle, 29″ in length or shorter, size 5/3.75mm or size needed to obtain gauge

Stitch marker 

Tapestry needle

Gauge: 16 sts x 32 rows = 4″ in patt st after blocking

Cowl

With A, cast on 126 sts. Set up for knitting in the round, being careful not to twist sts. Place marker to denote beg of round.
Section One:

(Purl 1 rnd, knit 1 rnd) 3 times for border.

Rnd 1: *K3, yo, sk2p, yo. Rep from * around.

Rnd 2 and remaining even numbered rnds. Knit.

Rnds 3 – 6: Rep Rnds 1 – 2.

Rnd 7: *Yo, sk2p, yo, k3. Rep from * around

Rnds 9 – 16: Rep Rnds 7 – 8.

Rnds 17 – 22: Rep Rnds 1 – 2.

(Purl 1 rnd, knit 1 rnd) 3 times for border. End off.

Section Two:

Rep all of Section One with color B.

Section Three:

Rep all of Section One with color C.

Weave in all ends, block.

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