broken rib cowl
by Antonia Shankland
A dynamic transition between tonal colors give the Kinetic cowl its unique, gradient effect. Cima held double creates a bouncy fabric, while the offset rib stitch stretches for a tactile accessory.
70% Superbaby Alpaca, 30% Fine Merino
328 yds / 50 g
3 skeins Color A
3 skeins Color B
Shown in Jumpsuit (A) & Rust (B)
28 sts & 38 rows = 4" in Mistake Rib measured unstretched, with 2 strands of yarn held together, on size 7 needle or size needed to obtain gauge
Size 7 (4.5 mm) circular needle, 24" long
15" approx height
40" approx circumference
For tidiest appearance, end each 5" band of color at marker.