Skip Navigation

Click for Lion Brand Yarn Home Page
separator
Our Yarns
The LB Collection
Martha Stewart Crafts
Vanna's Choice
Request Free Catalog
Our Yarns
Yarn by Weight
separator
New Catalog
separator
Shop
separator
  • free patterns
  • special sales
  • new items
  • 15% off coupon
    US orders only
    view past newsletters   Click to view newsletters and subscription choice
separator
Free Catalog
separator
Patterns
separator
Lion Brand
     Yarn Studio
     Retail Store, New York, NY
separator
Lion Brand
     Yarn Shop
     Retail Store, Colonie, NY
separator
Lion Brand Outlet
     Retail Store, Carlstadt, NJ
separator
Find a Store
post code:
country:
within:
more options   Click for more store-locator options
separator
Home : Patterns : Concerto Cowl
 

Free Knitting Pattern: Concerto Cowl

Lion Brand® Heartland
Pattern #: L30097
Rating: ****3.5 (based on 2 reviews)
Most current review / See all reviews
Write a review

SKILL LEVEL:  Easy + (Level 3)

SIZE: One Size

Finished Circumference About 25 in. (63.5 cm)
Finished Height About 10 in. (25.5 cm)



CORRECTIONS: None
 
  Add to Notes and Favs
Save
     Send to a friend
Email
  Pattern Help
Help
  Print
Print
  Download
Download
 
Image of Concerto Cowl

This slip stitch concerto cowl is great for a simple and sophisticated outfit.

  Zoom
Zoom
  For Text-to-Speech Browsers
No Images
Brailler Input Format - Duxbury and others
Braillers
Tweet this
Tweet!

    Pin It

Pin It
 

 

Color (A)
Heartland

Click here to enlarge image and see more about item 136-153: Heartland Yarn: Black Canyon
Click here for larger swatch

Color (B)
Heartland

Click here to enlarge image and see more about item 136-098: Heartland Yarn: Acadia
Click here for larger swatch
To change colors, simply select color name from the drop-down above or else click the swatch you want to change and then click a color below
Heartland
Acadia Denali Glacier Bay Olympic Lake Clark Redwood Grand Canyon Big Bend
Mammoth Cave Sequoia Bryce Canyon Yosemite Kenia Fjords Hot Springs Great Smoky Mountains Mount Rainier
Katmai Black Canyon Yellowstone Shenandoah Cuyahoga Valley Everglades Joshua Tree Kings Canyon
Isle Royale Biscayne Glacier Bay Tweed Mount Rainier Tweed Black Canyon Tweed Shenandoah Tweed Everglades Tweed Isle Royale Tweed
Acadia Tweed
*Heartland (Article #136). Solids: 100% Acrylic
Tweeds:  94% Acrylic, 6% Rayon; package size: Solids: 5oz/142g (251yd/230m)
Tweeds:
4oz/113g (200yd/183m)

You can also buy materials separately
 
MATERIALS
To change colors, click the drop-down list or swatches above
QUANTITY PRICE ALT QTY  
•  136-153 Heartland Yarn: Black Canyon
   ball
$ 6.49  
Note: (A)
•  136-098 Heartland Yarn: Acadia
   ball
$ 6.49  
Note: (B)
Boye Aluminum Circular Knitting Needles 16 inches Size 8   $ 5.75  
Lion Brand Split Ring Stitch Markers   $ 2.49  
Lion Brand Large-Eye Blunt Needles (Set of 6)   $ 3.59  
 

Concerto Cowl

Lion Brand® Heartland

GAUGE:

18 1/2 sts + 20 rnds = about 4 in. (10 cm) over Slip St pattern.

When you match the gauge in a pattern, your project will be the size specified in the pattern and the materials specified in the pattern will be sufficient. The needle or hook size called for in the pattern is based on what the designer used, but it is not unusual for gauge to vary from person to person. If it takes you fewer stitches and rows to make your swatch, try using a smaller size hook or needles; if more stitches and rows, try a larger size hook or needles.

Making a Gauge Swatch

STITCH EXPLANATION:

kfb (knit into front and then back)
An increase worked as follows:
1. Knit the next st through the front loop, but do not remove the st from your left hand needle.
2. Knit the same st once more, this time inserting your needle through the back loop of the st. You will have created 2 loops (sts) on your right hand needle.
3. Drop the st from your left hand needle – you have increased 1 st.

PATTERN STITCHES
K4, p4 Rib (worked over a multiple of 8 sts)
Rnd 1:
*K4, p4; rep from * to end of rnd.
Rep Rnd 1 for K4, p4 Rib.

Slip St Pattern (worked over a multiple of 3 sts)
Rnd 1:
With B, *k2, sl 1 wyib; rep from * to end of rnd.
Rnd 2: With B, knit.
Rnd 3: With A, *sl 1 wyib, k2; rep from * to end of rnd.
Rnd 4: With A, knit.
Rep Rnds 1-4 for Slip St pattern.

NOTES:

1. Cowl is worked in the rnd in Slip St pattern, with ribbed top and bottom edges.
2. With yarn in front (wyif) refers to the side of the work facing you as you work the row; with yarn in back (wyib) refers to the side of the work that is away from you as you work the row.
3. To move yarn from front to back or back to front, bring yarn between needles. Take care not to wrap yarn over a needle, this could create an additional st.


COWL
With A, cast on 112 sts. Place marker for beg of rnd. Join by working the first st on left hand needle with the working yarn from the right hand needle and being careful not to twist sts.
Work in K4, p4 Rib until piece measures about 1 1/2 in. (4 cm) from beg.
Increase Rnd: *K2, kfb, k1, p4, (k4, p4) 6 times; rep from * once more – 114 sts at the end of this rnd.
Join B. Do not cut A. Carry color not in use up the wrong side of work.
Work in Slip St pattern until piece measures about 8 1/2 in. (21.5 cm) from beg, end with a Rnd 2. Note: End with a Rnd 2 means that the last rnd you work should be a Rnd 2.
Cut B.
Decrease Rnd: With A, *k2, k2tog, k53; rep from * once more – 112 sts.
With A, work in K4, p4 Rib for 1 1/2 in. (4 cm).
Bind off.

FINISHING
Weave in ends.


 
ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
Click for explanation and illustration
beg = begin(s)(ning) k = knit
p = purl rep = repeat(s)(ing)
rnd(s) = round(s) sl = slip
st(s) = stitch(es)  


  Learn to Knit instructions:  http://www.lionbrand.com/learnToKnit.html


Ratings and Reviews
Pattern Average Rating: ****3.5 (based on 2 reviews)
Have you made this pattern?
Write your own review Send us a photo
See all reviews  
Concerto Cowl Reviewed by Connie Myers on 2014-10-20 *****
I have never worked in the round, or carried two colors, but this pattern was very easy and worked up exactly like the picture. I'll make several for Christmas gifts!


When you are in New York City, visit the Lion Brand Yarn Studio at 34 W. 15th Street for a one-of-a-kind yarn lover's experience. For more information, visit the website, LionBrandYarnStudio.com
separator separator
Bookmark This!  separator
Sign up for our Newsletter  
separator Share This!  separator About Us separator Contact Us separator
  Font Size:   
Click to view page with standard font Click to view page with larger font Click to view page with largest font