Graphic Lace Cowl
A circle-and-stripe center panel punctuates the overall lace pattern in this fun, feminine cowl. Joined motifs are outlined with stripes, and crisp detailing is formed by crocheting into the back horizontal bar.
DESIGNER Sue Perez
FINISHED SIZE 25″ circumference and 6¼ ” tall.
YARN Lion Brand Yarns Sock-Ease (75% wool, 25% nylon; 438 yd [400 m]/3½ oz [100 g]; ): #240-174 green apple (MC), #240-100 marshmallow (CC), 1 skein.
HOOK Sizes G/6 (4 mm) and US H/8 (5 mm) (for motif only). Adjust hook size if necessary to obtain correct gauge.
NOTIONS Yarn needle; removable marker (m).
GAUGE 22 sts and 10 rows = 4″ in lace patt with smaller hook.