Barcode Cowl

Designer Kim Haesemeyer

Finished Size 2 41/2" circumference, buttoned, and 11" deep.

Yarn Madelinetosh Tosh Vintage (100% superwash merino wool; 200 yd [182 m]/3 1/2 oz [100 g]): graphite (dark gray, MC), 2 skeins; fragrant (pink, CC), 1 skein.

Needles Sizes 5 (3.75 mm) and 7 (4.5 mm): 24" circulars (cir). Adjust size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.

Notions Tapestry needle; three 2 1/2" buttons.

Gauge 17 sts and 30 rows = 4" in garter st.

A gentle introduction to intarsia, the Barcode Cowl is versatile in styling and worked in garter stitch, which makes it delightfully squishy.

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