Kennebec
Kennebec
Kennebec
Kennebec
Kennebec
Kennebec
Kennebec
Kennebec

Kennebec

BRIOCHE STITCH COWL


by Dawn Catanzaro

MATERIALS

Approximately 420 (560) yards of worsted weight wool yarn
4 (5) skeins of Brooklyn Tweed Loft held double stranded (275 yards/50g);
or 3 (4) skeins of Brooklyn Tweed Shelter held single stranded (140 yards/50g)
Medium Loop shown with Shelter held single in color Sap; Deep Loop shown with Loft held double in color Sweatshirt

GAUGE

Finished Gauge:
12 stitches and 40 rounds = 4" in Brioche Stitch with Gauge Needle; measurement taken from relaxed fabric after wet-blocking
Note: Brioche Stitch is wider and shallower than regular 1x1 ribbing and creates a particularly squishy fabric

NEEDLES

Size A (Gauge Needle):
One 32" circular in size needed to obtain gauge listed
Suggested Size: 5 mm (US 9)

Size B (for working tubular bind off only):
One 32" circular one size smaller than Needle A
Suggested Size: 4 mm (US 8)

FINISHED DIMENSIONS

58" circumference and 8 (11)" depth; measurements taken from relaxed fabric after wet-blocking

SKILL LEVEL

2 of 5


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