Knitting patterns - scarves, hats

Heather's Cowl

Heather's Cowl

Colorful and simple in silhouette, but so interesting in stitch pattern, Melissa Leapman's Heather’s Cowl in Attire Worsted is a piece you can wear just about anywhere. It's a great accent to a casual dress and ideal with just a denim jacket.

FINISHED MEASUREMENTS: Height 12", Circumference 23"

MATERIALS: 3 (50g; 110yd) balls Willow Yarns Attire Worsted (100% extra-fine merino) color #0014 On Trend

Size 8 US (5 mm) 16" circular needle

Size 9 US (5.5 mm) 16" circular needle OR SIZE TO OBTAIN GAUGE

Stitch marker, yarn needle

That's Wrap Cowl

That's Wrap Cowl

Whether you prefer cowls more like infinity scarves or double-wrapped close to your face, Sandi Prosser's That's a Wrap Cowl, in Ultra Alpaca Light, will work for both. Her stitch pattern of traveling cables is flanked by diamond-patterned eyelets.

FINISHED MEASUREMENTS: Width 71/2'' Length 49"

MATERIALS: 3 (50g; 144yd) hanks Berroco Ultra Alpaca Light (50% alpaca, 50% wool) color #4234 Cardinal

Size 6 US (4 mm) knitting needles OR SIZE TO OBTAIN GAUGE

Cable needle, yarn needle

GAUGE: 28 sts x 29 rows = 4" TO SAVE TIME, TAKE TIME TO CHECK GAUGE.

Hooded Cowl

Hooded Cowl

This Hooded Cowl is a great accent piece over any jacket or coat and is particularly good when the weather is undecided. Snow? Just pull up the generous hood and not only are you dry, you're gorgeous too! Knitted in Coralita in an easy rib stitch.

FINISHED MEASUREMENTS: Circumference 44", at widest

MATERIALS: 12 (50g; 27yd) balls Schachenmayr select Coralita (50% wool, 50% polyamide) color #04902 Midnight

Size 19 US (15 mm) 32" circular needle OR SIZE TO OBTAIN GAUGE

Stitch markers, stitch holders, cable needle, yarn needle

GAUGE: 6 sts x 9 rows/rnds = 4" in pattern.

Twister Scarf

Twister Scarf

For one of the fullest lace scarves, Twister Scarf uses two yarns - Starbella and Starbella Flirt. This blend not only provides fullness, it also creates a unique color combination.

FINISHED MEASUREMENTS: Length 52" Width 5"

MATERIALS: 1 (100g; 33yd) ball Premier Yarns Starbella (100% acrylic) color #0008 Canyon Sunrise (A)

1 (40g; 24yd) ball Premier Yarns Starbella Flirt (65% polyester, 35% acrylic) color #5006 Moscow (B)

Size 7 US (4.5 mm) knitting needles

Yarn needle, sewing needle and matching thread (optional)

Silverlace Scarf

The winter season is packed full of evening events that get put off until after the holidays, so enter wearing this Starbella Lace Silverlace Scarf to get noticed! Pairing dressy with casual is on-trend, meaning this scarf will work no matter what the occasion.

FINISHED MEASUREMENTS: Length 70", Width 4"

MATERIALS: 1 (100g; 31yd) ball Premier Yarns Starbella Lace (45% acrylic, 55% polyester) color #5106 Silver Coin

Size 7 US (4.5 mm) knitting needles

Yarn needle, sewing needle and matching thread (optional)

GAUGE: Gauge is not critical for this project.