Handspun Sidewinder Cowl PDF Pattern -- The sidewinding faux cable pattern on this cowl resembles tracks in the desert from sidewinder snakes. This pattern creates a sturdy, warm cowl or plop it on your head for a fashionable slouchy earwarmer/almost hat!
A super fast knit, this pattern showcases bulky handspun but would also be fabulous in commercial bulky yarns like Malabrigo chunky or Debbie Bliss Cashmerino (or Treasured Handspun available <a href="http://www.etsy.com/shop/treasuregoddess?section_id=6324465">HERE</a>.
This listing is for the PATTERN ONLY, not finished items.
YARN: Total Yarn approx 70-100 yards (64-91 meters)
Bulky handspun or commercial yarn.
GAUGE: 3-4 stitches per inch (per 4cm)
Not horribly important, but try to get close. Different gauge means different yarn quantities.
SIZE: One size, fits teens to adults.
Finished size approx 7.5 inches tall by 18 inches circumference
***This is a super speedy pattern, fun to knit and even more fun to gift and wear! The lace pattern is easy enough for beginners! Holidays are coming, crank out a bunch of these for all your family & friends!***
You can even plop the cowl on your head for a fashionable earwarmer! Voila!
***Wondering what to do with that 4 oz of spinning fiber? Spin it up bulky 2 ply and knit yourself a Handspun Sidewinder cowl!***
A pdf pattern will be available for download after payment is completed.
This design is copyrighted by Christine Long Derks 2012. You MAY make items from this pattern for sale or gifting, just please don't resell or share the pattern. The pattern is protected by copyright and I'm trying to make my living doing this. :)
I'm available for pattern support via etsy convo's or by email.
Thanks so much for looking and happy crafting!
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