Cylinder by Cookie A


August 2012
Aran (8 wpi) ?
25 stitches and 28 rows = 4 inches
in cable pattern
US 8 - 5.0 mm
200 yards (183 m)
one size
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This pattern is available in print for $5.50.

What happens when you attach two ends of a rectangle together? You get a cylinder. This cowl uses the same texture and basic shape of the Rectangle vest but on a much smaller scale and adds in a button band. It requires only one skein of yarn and makes a perfect quick knit.

One size; 9 by 21 inches

Lorna’s Laces Shepherd Worsted (100% wool; 225 yards per 4oz; shown in Cookie’s Deep Dark Secret)
1 skein or 200 yards

Size US 8 (5mm) straight
or size needed to obtain gauge

Cable needle, 3 one-inch buttons, tapestry needle

25 stitches and 28 rows = 4 inches in pattern