Bold color-blocking with a simple contrast stripe elevates this cowl from essential garter stitch to essential style. With its modern lines and squishy softness, this substantial cowl in three colors of wool/alpaca Owl looks good wrapped around the neck as a single loop or doubled up, if needed.
60" [152.5 cm] circumference and 8¾" [22 cm] deep
owl / 1 skein cinnamon 313 (A) / 1 skein hemlock 322 (B) / 3 skeins abyssinian 309 (C)
Cowl uses all of colors B and C; use color A for swatch- ing, or consider purchasing extra skeins.
one pair in size US 6 [4 mm] / spare needle in size US 8 [5.5 mm]
18 ½ sts and 32 rows = 4" [10 cm] in garter stitch, after blocking
Provisional Crochet Cast On, Three-needle Bind Off (links provided)