Loops & Threads® Poodle™ Striped Poodle Cowl (Knit)
Knit a whimsical cowl using Loops & Threads® Poodle™ yarn, a soft, loopy yarn. This Striped Poodle Cowl design is easy to do and takes only 3 hours.
Skill Level: Easy
- Loops & Threads® Poodle™ (3 oz./85 ga.; 23 yds./21m) Yarn – Violet (Contrast A; 1 Ball) and Lt. Grey (Contrast B; 1 Ball)
- Circular Knitting Needle, Size U.S. 11 (8mm) 16" (40.5cm) long or Size Needed to Obtain Gauge
- Stitch Marker
Measurements: Approx 10" (25.5cm) high x 26" (66cm)
Gauge: 8 sts and 10 rows = 4" (10cm) in stocking st
beg = begin(ing)
k = knit
k2tog = knit next 2 stitches together
psso = pass slipped stitch over
sl1= slip next stitch knitwise
yo= yarn over
Note: Try to knit loosely so yarn loops are easy to pull through stitches. Do not place needle tips into yarn loops. Keep yarn loops free and push towards right side of work.
With A, cast on 54 sts loosely. Join in rnd, placing a marker on first st.
1st rnd: *K1. yo. K1. Sl1. K2tog. psso. K1. yo. Rep from * around.
2nd rnd: Knit.
3rd and 4th rnds: As 1st and 2nd rnds.
5th to 8th rnds: With B, as 1st and 2ndrnds twice.
Rep last 8 rnds for Chevron Pat until work from beg measures approx 10" (25.5cm), ending with 4 rnds of A. Cast off loosely.