Fend off those wintery chills with this pretty cowl. Snug enough to keep your neck warm with just enough room to pull up over your chin when the breeze picks up. The lace design is easy to memorize after just a few pattern repeats and knits up quickly.
Horseshoe Lace Cowl
50 grams sqwish Cuddle Toes Yarn, approximately 200 yards
Circular knitting needle, 50 cm, 20 inches, size 3.75 mm, US size 5
k – knit
p – purl
yo – yarn over
s2kp – slip 1 stitch, knit two stitches together, pass slipped stitch over the knit together stitch
Horseshoe Lace Pattern
Multiple of 10 stitches
Round 1 (and every subsequent odd round) : knit
Round 2 : *yo, k3, s2kp, k3, yo, k1; repeat from *
Round 4: *k1, yo, k2, s2kp, k2, yo, k2; repeat from *
Round 6: *k2, yo, k1, s2kp, k1, yo, k3; repeat from *
Round 8: *k3, yo,s2kp, yo, k4; repeat from *
Cast on 120 stitches, place marker and join in round taking care not to twist stitches
Purl 3 rounds
Change to Pattern as above and continue until 8 patterns are completed or until desired length ending with round 8.
Purl 3 rounds, cast off loosely.
Sew in ends.