Show your couple love with matching accessories — whether you are husband and wife, friends or more than friends.
For him: A super-cozy cowl to ward off the winter chills. He’ll love the rugged texture and the modern ombre colour detail.
For her: A matching headwarmer to keep her ears toasty as the temperatures fall. She’ll love the open top so it’s easy to wear over her ponytail.
For them: A chunky easy-to-knit set in a beautiful merino mix yarn for the ultimate in softness.
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Cowl: One size, 34cm/13.5 ins wide x 22 cm/8.75 ins deep
Circumference: 68 cm/27 ins
Headwarmer: Small (Medium, Large)
Finished size: 24 (25, 26)cm/9.5 (10, 10.25) ins wide
x 12.5cm/5 ins deep (all sizes)
Circumference: 48 (50, 52) cm / 19 (20, 20.5) ins
To fit head size: 53 (55, 58) cm / 21 (22, 23) ins
Yarn: CoopKnits “Socks Yeah DK”,
75% Fine Superwash Merino wool, 25% nylon,
112m/122 yds:50gm ball in Cols:
MC #210 Tartarus: Cowl x 3 balls, Headwarmer x 1 (1, 2) balls
Set: 4 (4, 5) balls
CC #202 Minos: Cowl x 2 balls, Headwarmer x 1 (1, 1) ball
Set x 3 (3, 3) balls
Actual amt used for Cowl & Med size Headwarmer as shown:
Cowl: 120gm/4.25 oz MC + 70gm/2.5 oz CC
Total 190gm/6.75 oz, 425m/465 yds
Headwarmer: 40gm/1.5 oz MC + 30gm/1.0 oz CC
Total 70 gm/2.5 oz, 160m/175 yds
Needles: Size 4.5mm/US #7 ndls:
Cowl: 60cm/24 ins circ ndls
Headwarmer: 80cm/32 ins circ ndls or dpn’s
Notions: Row counter, markers, tapestry ndl for finishing ends
Gauge: Using 4.5mm/US #7 ndls with 2 ends of yarn held tog
& Hatfield Check patt:
Cowl: 21 sts/28 rnds:10cm/4 ins, unstretched
Headwarmer: 19 sts/26 rnds:10cm/4 ins, slightly stretched
The pattern includes stitch charts and full line-by-line instructions and is available for immediate download as a pdf file formatted for US/Letter-sized paper. The pdf file can be printed out or viewed on a computer, iPad or iPhone directly.
The pattern is also available in a UK version for printing onto A4 stationery. Please let me know if you would prefer this version.
© Moira Ravenscroft, 2017