Swell Infinity Cowl
Crochet broomstick lace is a nineteenth-century technique that uses a crochet hook and a broomstick or large-diameter knitting needle to combine large loop stitches and single crochet stitches. Explore this fascinating technique with this gradient cowl finished with a crochet picot edge.
Designer Suzann Hirth
Finished Size 52″ circumference and 51⁄2″ tall.
Yarn Hikoo Trenzado (distributed by Skacel) (50% merino, 50% merino superwash; 109 yd [100 m]/1¾ oz [50 g]; ): #1210 river rocks (A), #1209 concrete angel (B), #1205 fossil (C), #1200 pearl (D), 1 ball each.
Hook Size G/6 (4 mm). Adjust hook size if necessary to obtain correct gauge.
Notions Size 35 (19 mm) knitting needle: 36″ circular; large point protector; yarn needle.
Gauge Four 5-st groups = 41⁄4″ and 6 rows = 41⁄2″ in broomstick lace patt.