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Wrought By Time Cowl

Description This cowl is knit in the round. Cowl is approximately 11.5”(29.25cm) in height. Gauge: 4” x 4”(10cm x 10cm) = 31.5 sts over 27 rnds in pattern st on size 5mm(US 8) needles. Swatch is knit in the round. Written and charted instructions for swatch are included. Size: Small= 26” (66cm) circumference Medium=30” (76cm) circumference Large=39” (99cm) circumference Double wrapped=51.5” (131cm) circumference Video tutorials provided for techniques used at : Wrought By Time Playlist by NiNDesigns
Difficulty Moderate
Start date 2018-11-22
Due date 2018-12-14
Craft Knitting
Test secrecy Postable
Pattern source (brand and/or designer) NiNDesigns
Spots available 8
Gauge Gauge: 4” x 4”(10cm x 10cm) = 31.5 sts over 27 rnds in pattern st on size 5mm(US 8) needles. Swatch is knit in the round. Written and charted instructions for swatch are included.
Charted or written pattern Both
Sizes required Small, Medium, Large, Double-wrap
Skills required Intermediate. Stitches used: ktbl, 1/1LPT, 1/1RPT, 2/1LPT, 2/1RPT, 1/1/1LPT, 1/1/1RPT, 2/1/2RPC . A special cast-on is used, a cast-on created by me. I call it Nin’s Broken and Twisted Ribbed 1x1 LongTail Tubular Cast-On. I do provide videos of special techniques.
Finished measurements Small= 26” (66cm) circumference Medium=30” (76cm) circumference Large=39” (99cm) circumference Double wrapped=51.5” (131cm) circumference
Construction type Knit in the round.
Required or recommended yarn Worsted Weight... Cascade 220 is what I used for samples. As long as you can get gauge, use whatever brand. Approximately 302(352, 452.5, 603.5)m or 330(385, 495, 660) yards in Worsted weight yarn.
Tools required Size 7US/4.5mm 16”/40 cm (or longer) circular needle, Size 8US/5mm 16”/40 cm (or longer) circular needle. (Or appropriate size needle to obtain gauge). On DPN in larger size to create test swatch in the round. (Or use the circ.) 12 stitch markers tape measure tapestry needle
Ownership of the finished item The finished item is yours to keep.
Requirements from the tester One completed cowl using written or charted instructions. A project page completed with photos and linked to the pattern when it goes live. Photo of FO. Please, nothing on pets, babies, toddlers or clutter in the background. Hat laying against a neutral background is fine. Like an Instagram flat lay. Prefer on a model with little clutter in the background. Feedback regarding pattern accuracy and clarity of instructions. Survey I will provide.
Rewards from the designer Free copy of this published pattern.
Milestones

The designer has created the following milestones, in order to keep track of progress during the test knit. By marking off each milestone as you complete it, you can easily keep the designer up to date with your progress.

2018-11-25: Swatching for gauge.
2018-11-26: Started cowl. Added Ravelry project page.
2018-11-30: Midpoint check in.
2018-12-03: Finished.
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