Edora Cowl by Yoko Johnston in knitscene handmade 2016
An unexpected and unusual shape make the Edora Cowl a star accessory. Whether single or double looped, this cowl gracefully falls around the face without bunching at the back of the neck. The openwork and bobble fringe showcase decadent Road to China Lace.
Size 16″ wide at widest point and 49″ circumference, relaxed after blocking
Yarn The Fibre Company Road to China Lace (65% baby alpaca, 15% silk, 10% cashmere, 10% camel; 656 yd [600 m]/100 g):
- grey pearl, 2 skeins
Yarn distributed by Kelbourne Woolens
Gauge 18 sts and 20 rows = 4″ in charted patt with two strands held tog, blocked
- Size 7 (4.5 mm) needles
- Size G/7 (4.5 mm) crochet hook
- Stitch holder
- Waste yarn for provisional CO
- Tapestry needle
See knittingdaily.com/glossary for terms you don’t know.
This cowl is worked back and forth in rows, then the ends are grafted together. Work with two strands of yarn held together throughout.