Pysanky Cowl and Mittens
Short Description: Inspired by Eastern European Easter eggs, this design employs a variegated yarn to mimic the colour changes in the amazing hand-painted eggs. The provisional cast-on for the cowl gives you a seamless, reversible fabric, and the fingering weight yarn choice gives you a warm, but flexible, matching set.
Gauge: 24 sts x 34 rows = 4" in stockinette
Finished Measurements: One size for cowls and mittens. Cowl measures approximately 12" in height, and 26" in circumference. Mittens are 7" in circumference at widest point.
Materials Used: 4 balls of Fabel sock yarn in black (3 for the cowl and 1 for the mittens), and 1 Zauberball (col. 1710).
Needle Size: 2.75 mm 24" circular needle for cowl, & a set of five 2.25 mm double-pointed needles for mittens.
Pattern Includes: Chart and written instructions.
Skill Level: Advanced beginner.
Other Details: You will need a 3 mm crochet hook for the provision cast-on, stitch markers, stitch holder, and sewing needle.