Rhombic - Cowl or Scarf - DK Knitting Pattern, scarf knitting pattern, cowl knitting pattern, downloadable knitting pattern PDF
The pattern is suitable for the intermediate knitter or a beginning knitter with a little experience. The geometric lace pattern repeats throughout the cowl / scarf making Rhombic a relaxing knit.
The pattern instructions are in both written and chart form, so you can work from whichever you prefer.
Choose two of your favourite colours or two colours which compliment your favourite outfit or, of course, you could knit this piece all in one colour or even more colours. If you have some part balls of yarn left over from other projects you could knit each of the sections in a different yarn - as long as all yarns are of the same weight you will end up with a totally unique scarf or cowl.
Size: Approx. 137 x 21 cm / 54 x 8½ inches.
Yarn: 4 x 50g balls DK weight yarn—2 balls each of two colours. Total Yarn amount
Tension: 24sts x 28 rows to 10cm / 4 inches in pattern. The lace pattern will flatten
and grow a little when washed and blocked. Tension is not crucial, but a change in
tension will give you a cowl/scarf that is larger or smaller than the size given and may
use more or less yarn.
Needles: 3.75mm OR size you need to get the correct tension.
Techniques Used: cast on / off, knit, purl, yarnover, directional decreases. All stitches are explained in the abbreviation section of the pattern.