Designed for Nerd Girl Yarns’ Knit it or Spin it Sparkle Roving & size 50 needles, this cowl takes no time at all to whip up for yourself or as a gift that is soft, warm and has a hint of shimmer.
4oz/114g 27 yards Nerd Girl Yarns Knit it or Spin it Sparkle Roving superwash merino/silk/nylon/sparkle
Size US 50 knitting needles – I love the circulars from Loopy Mango, they are much easier on the wrists and hands than straights.
Needle for seaming & weaving in ends.
Cast on 26 stitches
Row 1: purl
Row 2: knit 1 *yo k1* repeat to end
Row 3: purl knit stitches dropping yarn overs
Row 4: knit
Row 5: purl
Row 6: repeat row 2
Row 7: repeat row 3
Row 8: knit
Slightly tug cowl to open up dropped stitches, if blocking its easiest to do so before seaming.
Seam cowl with mattress stitch and weave in ends.