Braided cables and a tweed yarn… for a comfortable, stationary neck warmer. The natural tone keeps the focus on the stitch work, but another color could be equally lovely!
A great alternative for a cowl, more easily taken on and off, and adds a chic flair to your ensemble. A quick, interesting knit, using worsted weight yarn. Pattern is entirely written, with a chart for the main section.
Size: 7 x 37” (18 x 94cm) after blocking
Yarn: 2 skeins Knitpicks City Tweed Aran (164yds/150m, 100g/3.5oz, 55% merino wool/25% alpaca/20% Donegal tweed) Shown in Snowshoe Or about 200yds/182m of heavy worsted that knits to gauge
Needles: US 8 (5mm) or size to obtain gauge Spare needle or stitch holder, cable needle if desired
Gauge: 16 sts and 20 rows = 4”/10cm in stockinette