A brief and pretty cowl is a wonderful thing. Abol is worked up quickly in our Aran weight Osprey, knitted flat and buttoned at the edges. An i-cord bind off that forms the buttonholes is just one of the fun details in the making of this piece.
26½" [67.5 cm] long and 11¾" [30 cm] deep (24" [61 cm] circumference, buttoned)
osprey / sage 173 / 2 skeins
32" circular in size US 9 [5.5 mm]
17 sts and 26 rows = 4" [10 cm] in stockinette stitch, after blocking / 19 sts and 26 rows = 4" [10 cm] in leaf pattern, after blocking
Long-tail and cable cast ons, picking up stitches, i-cord bind off and bind off buttonhole (links provided); increasing, decreasing. Charts and line-by-line instructions included.