I started this cowl when we had the first rime frost here. I knew I wanted something that was warm, comfy and simple to knit. This cowl is exactly that.
Here's the pattern if you'd like to make one for yourself.
Rime Frost Cowl
Yarn: Lion Brand Thick and Quick around 1,5 skeins (I'm not quite sure about this though)
Needle: size US 11
Gauge: 9,5 st and 15 rows = 10 cm/4" in stockinette st.
Garter Stitch pattern:
Row 1: Purl
Row 2: Knit
Row 3: *K5, P5* continue to from * to * to end of row
Row 4: Knit
CO 52 st and join in the round. place marker. Knit in stockinette st for about 15 cm/6"
Decrease 2 st. evenly on the next row
Knit 5 rounds of the garter stitch pattern
Next row: Purl and decrease 2 st evenly (48 st left)
Knit in stockinette stitch for 2,5 cm/1"
Change to *K2,P2* rib pattern for 7 cm/2,5"
Bind off in pattern
Enjoy and please let me know if you have any problems with the pattern.