Lead The Wave Welted Cowl by Adrienne Larsen

Lead The Wave Welted Cowl

August 2020
Sport (12 wpi) ?
21 stitches and 32 rows = 4 inches
in Stockinette Stitch after wet blocking
US 4 - 3.5 mm
US 3 - 3.25 mm
438 yards (401 m)
32” circumference, 5” tall.
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This welted cowl is knit in the round with a special two-needle welting technique that’s used to create attractive 3D elements. Small cowls like these are great for practicing new techniques. Plus, this accessory is ideal for weather in between seasons.

Time: Weekend Project

Skill Level: Advanced


Fine weight yarnYarn: Blue Sky Fibers Alpaca Silk (50% Alpaca, 50% Silk; 146 yards 133 meters/50 grams): 150 Night (MC, 2 skeins), 120 White (CC, 1 skein)

Needles: US size 4 (3.5 mm) 24” circular needle, US size 3 (3.25 mm) or smaller 32-40” circular needle

Notions: Tapestry needle

Special Stitches

KtogFW (Knit together for Welt): See instructions on final pages: KtogFW (Knit Together for Welt) Photo Tutorial.

KUFWb (Knit up for Welt, back): See instructions on final pages: KUFWb (Knit up for Welt, Back) Photo Tutorial.