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Knit Mandala Cowl
"Knit Mandala Cowl FREE knitting pattern Knit Mandala Cowl FREE knitting pattern: this pattern is designed to be paired with the Mandala Yarn by Lion Brand. It takes advantage of the special gradient colors of the Mandala yarn so you can focus on the pattern and stitches, and forget about doing color changes. And what is best about this self-striping yarn is that you won’t need to weave in so many ends!! Skill level: Intermediate Gauge: 16 sts by 6 rows = 4 in (10 cm) in stockinette after blocking. Stitches used and abbreviations: CO = Cast On K = Knit P= Purl K2tog = Knit two together SSK = slip slip knit YO = Yarn over Cable 4 right = slip 2 sts on cable needle and hold in back, knit 2 sts from left needle, knit 2 from cable needle. Cable 4 left = slip 2 sts on cable needle and hold in front, knit 2 sts from left needle, knit 2 from cable needle Sl1 wyif = Slip 1 with yarn in front Sl1 = Slip 1 Yarn: Mandala by Lionbrand. Lightweight; DK (#3) (11 wpi) Sample was made with colorway “thunderbird” Yardage: 400 yards (365 meters) Needle: US # 8 (5.00 mm) or necessary needle to obtain gauge."
Knitting Needle Size8 or 5 mm
Yarn Weight(3) Light/DK (21-24 stitches to 4 inches)
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