クネクネ (Japanese) – winding, meandering, twisting and turning
Exuberant texture in this cowl has been inspired by continuous exploration of partial knitting and horizontal pleating techniques. Combined together with luxuriously soft fibers that aid in enhancing normally rigid texture to provide fluidity and drape in this intricate accessory.
ISAGER Merilin (80% wool, 20% linen, 230 yds/210m per 1.75 oz/50g);
4 skeins; color #61 Rose
ISAGER Alpaca 1 (100% alpaca, 437 yds/399m per 1.75 oz/50g);
2 skeins; color #61 Rose
Cowl is worked holding one strand of each yarn together throughout.
OR 1700 yds of other lace weight yarn (used double stranded)
OR 850 yds of fingering or sport weight yarn (used single stranded)
US 5 (3.75 mm). A circular needle is recommended to accommodate the increasing number of stitches.
One 6-st and 16-row motif measures 1.75” tall and 1” wide with two strands of yarn held together, measured before washing and blocking
One 6-st and 16-row motif measures 2” tall and 1.5” wide with two strands of yarn held together, measured after washing and blocking
Gauge is not critical for this pattern, but if your gauge is different you may require more or less yarn.