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caron® x pantone™ brioche knit cowl

Knit this cowl – you won’t find one that’s softer or more luxurious! It’s made with the brioche stitch, so it’s guaranteed to be beautifully thick and textured. Caron® x Pantone™ yarn comes in gorgeous, expertly-matched color palettes, so pick your favorite combination and knit!
Step 1

MEASUREMENTS: Approx. 22" [56 cm] around x 13" [33 cm] deep.

GAUGE: 13 sts and 14 rows = 4" [10 cm]; take time to check your gauge.

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  • Before working with Caron® x Pantone™ multi-shade yarn braid, separate each color link and wind into 5 separate balls.
  • Each color link will be referenced by its Pantone color # (see label).
  • Due to finite amount of yarn in each shade, pattern gauge must be matched to ensure successful results.

Referring to table, with Color 1, cast on 72 sts. PM. Join to beg working in rnd, being careful not to twist sts.

Rnd 1: *K1. Sl1Pwyif. yo. Rep from * around.

Rnd 2: With Color 2 (shown directly opposite Color 1 on Table), *Sl1Pwyif. yo. P2tog (slipped st and yo). Rep from * around. Drop Color 2, Pick up Color 1.

Rnd 3: With Color 1, *K2tog (slipped st and yo). Sl1Pwyif. yo. Rep from * around. Drop Color 1, Pick up Color 2.

Using same pair of Colors, rep last 2 rnds 8 times more for pat. Break both Color 1 and 2.

Keeping cont of pat, rep these 2 rnds using next pair of Color 1 and Color 2 as shown on Table to last pairing, ending on a 2nd rnd. Break Color 2.

Next Rnd: With Color 1, *K2tog (slipped st and yo). K1. Rep from * around.

Cast off knitwise.



Approx = Approximate(ly)

Beg = Begin(ing)

Contrast A: 13-3406 (Orchid Ice)

Contrast B: 16-3307 (Lavender Mist)

Contrast C: 18-3838 (Ultra Violet)

Contrast D: 16-0737 (Burnished Gold)

Contrast E: 19-4324 (Legion Blue)

Contrast AA: 14-1210 (Shifting Sand)

Contrast BB: 14-4809 (Eggshell Blue)

Contrast CC: 18-1755 (Rouge Red)

Contrast DD: 18-1633 (Garnet Rose)

Contrast EE: 19-5408 (Bistro Green)

Cont = Continue(ity)

K = Knit

K2tog = Knit Next 2 Stitches Together

PM = Place Marker

P2tog = Purl Next 2 Stitches Together

Rep = Repeat

Rnd = Round

Sl1Pwyif = Slip Next Stitch Purlwise with Yarn at Front (of Work)

St(s) = Stitch(es)

Yo = Yarn Over

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