A Mosaic Cowl // Design by Samantha McKay
Mosaic stitch, on a fabric of Garter stitch, lets the hues shift and move like light across the night sea. Ultra-squishy, soft, and easy to knit, this cowl is a must for every lover of playful colour.
- yarn: 2 skeins SweetGeorgia Yarns Mohair Silk Sock, one each in Cauldron (MC) and Arbutus (CC) (437 yd / 400 m per 3.5 oz / 100 g skein; 50% superwash merino wool, 20% nylon, 15% kid mohair, 15% silk)
needles: Size 4 US /3.5 mm circular needles, 24" / 60 cm long
Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain correct gauge.
gauge: 18 sts and 58 rows = 4" / 10 cm in Mosaic Garter stitch, after blocking
Note that gauge is not crucial, but will affect required yardage and finished size.
- finished measurements: Circumference: 28" / 71 cm and height: 11" / 30 cm
Pattern includes a 4-page PDF (both written and charted)