Galaxy Cowl

Designer Cathy Carron

Finished Size 26 1/2" circumference and 8 1/2" tall on short side and 14" tall on long side.

Yarn Tahki Yarns Calypso (60% wool, 40% acrylic; 184 yd [168 m]/3 1/2 oz [100 g]): #005 coral reef, 3 skeins. Yarn distributed by Tahki-Stacy Charles Inc.

Needles Size 101/2 (6.5 mm): 24" circular (cir). Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.

Notions Marker (m); tapestry needle.

Gauge 11 sts and 21 rnds = 4" in Swirl patt (unstretched), with 2 strands of yarn held tog.

In a welted pattern worked in a continuous spiral with yarn held double, the roomy Galaxy Cowl knits up quickly and makes great use of a novelty yarn.

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