Short Description: Bast Cowl by La Visch Designs. Dear daughter requested a hat with kitty cats, and of course, there should be a matching cowl! The Bast Cowl is a cute cowl with cables and texture to create a kitty cat motif. Worked in a bulky weight yarn this cowl knits up super quick, perfect for a last minute gift! This pattern contains instructions for 3 sizes. The Bast Cowl is seamless and knitted in the round. The instructions for the cat motif are provided both charted and written out.
Gauge: 14 sts / 17 rounds = 10 cm (4 inches) over reverse stockinette on larger needles after washing and gentle blocking
Finished Measurements: Size S (M, L): 53 (71, 88) cm / 21 (28, 34 ⅔) inches circumference and 26.5 cm / 10 ½ inches high (*Note: The pictures are shown in size S.)
Materials Used: Yarn: 108 (144, 180) m (119 (158, 198) yds) / 66 (88, 110) g Vams PT3 by Rauma [100% wool; 82 m (90 yds) / 50 g] in color 44 neon Pink (*Note: Substitute any bulky yarn of a similar or slightly heavier weight for a similar result.)
Needle Size: Knitting needles in your preferred style for small circumference knitting in the round in the following sizes (or to match gauge): 4.5 mm (US 7) and 5 mm (US 8)
Pattern Includes: Written instructions
Skill Level: Intermediate