Caron® Simply Soft® Knit it Tonight Cowl (Knit)
There's no reason to put off making this lovely, jewel-toned cowl -- it takes only one evening to complete! The pattern is knitted with two strands at once, using Caron® Simply Soft® yarn, which is delightfully soft and easy to manage.
Start today, and you'll be ready to show off your new creation in just a few hours.
Skill Level: Intermediate
- Caron® Simply Soft® (6 oz./170 ga.; 315 yds./288m) Yarn – Ocean (1 Skein)
- Circular Knitting Needle, Size U.S. 11 (8mm) 16" (40.5cm) Long or Size Needed to Obtain Gauge
MEASUREMENTS: Approx 11" (28cm) wide x 25" (63.5cm) around.
GAUGE: 12 sts and 18 rows = 4" (10cm) in Diagonal Rib pat with yarn used double.
Diagonal Rib Pat (multiple of 4 sts)
Rnds 1 & 2: *K2. P2. Rep from * around.
Rnds 3 & 4: *P1. K2. P1. Rep from * around.
Rnds 5 & 6: *P2. K2. Rep from * around.
Rnds 7 & 8: *K1. P2. K1. Rep from * around.
These 8 rnds form Diagonal Rib Pat.
With 2 strands of yarn (taking 1 end from center of skein and 1 end from outside of skein), cast on 76 sts. Join in rnd, placing a marker on first st.
Rnds 1- 48: Rep 8 rnds of Diagonal Rib Pat 6 times.
Rnd 49: *K2. P2. Rep from * around.
Bind off in ribbing.