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Tiling Twists Cowl


Tiling Twists Cowl in Simplinatural
The elongated basket weave and mini cables of this stitch pattern combine to create a reversible fabric with two distinctly different, yet attractive, looks.

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Skill Level: Advanced Beginner

Tiling Twists Cowl in Best of Nature

Yarn: 436 yards/400 meters of alpaca worsted weight yarn that knits up to 5 sts/inch.

Shown In:
Misti Alpaca ‘Best of Nature’, (218 yards/200 meters; 100% baby alpaca; 3.53 oz/100 grams per skein). 2 skeins in BW04 Colorado.

HiKoo by skacel ‘Simplinatural’, (183 yards/167 meters; 40% merino, 40% alpaca, 20% silk; 3.53 oz/100 grams per skein). 3 skeins in 010 Deep Turquoise.

Stitch detail for Tiling Twists Cowl

Needle: US #7/4.5 mm circular needle, 24 – 32”/60 – 80 cm or size to obtain gauge.

Finished Size (stretched and blocked):
55”/132.08 cm circumference by 8.75”/24.765 cm wide

Tiling Twists Cowl

Other Possible Yarns:

  • Aslan Trends ‘Royal Alpaca’, (220 yards/201 meters; 100% alpaca; 3.53 oz/100 grams per skein).
  • Cascade Yarns ‘Pure Alpaca’, (220 yards/201 meters; 100% alpaca; 3.53 oz/100 grams per skein).
  • HiKoo ‘simplinatural’, (183 yards/ meters; 40% baby alpaca, 40% merino, 20% mulberry silk; 3.53 oz/100 grams per skein).
  • The Fibre Company ‘Road to China’, (69 yards/63 meters; 65% alpaca, 15% silk, 10% camel, 10% cashmere; 1.76 oz/50 grams per skein).
  • Misti Alpaca ‘Tonos Worsted’, (218 yards/199 meters; 50% alpaca, 50% merino; 3.53 oz/100 grams per skein).
  • Berroco ‘Ultra Alpaca’, (215 yards/197 meters; 50% wool, 50% alpaca; 3.53 oz/100 grams per skein).
  • Stitch detail for reverse side of Tiling Twists cowl

    Other Tools:

  • Stitch markers (1)
  • Cable needle
  • Glow line tape (to mark current row on charts/instructions)
  • Fine cotton thread in contrasting colour for life-lines
  • Tapestry needle
  • Blocking wires and Tpins
  • Skills Required:

  • Following Charts
  • Working in the Round
  • Blocking
  • Pattern is 5 pages and includes both charted and written instructions.

    Photographer: Shawn Miller, Distractions in Focus
    Model: Jen
    Tech Editor: Jenn Wisbeck

    Hard (paper) copies of this pattern may be available from your local yarn shop. Please contact them for more details.

    Once payment has been received, you will receive a link to download a PDF of this pattern.

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