Yarn Bases: Super Traveller

Khuno Cowl

By Tanis GrayAs described by the designer: ‘A great excuse to use that super bulky hank of variegated yarn you have in your stash paired with a solid, or use 2 highly contrasting solids, big yarn = big stitches = fast knitting. I love Latvian Braids and here they add texture as well as weight …

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Hampton Cowl

By Tanis GrayAs described by the designer: ‘Cowl is worked in the round from the bottom up using corrugated ribbing and stranded color work technique.’

River Cowl

By Kate OatesAs described by the designer: ‘Scrumptiously winding around your neck, the River Cowl fights off the chill with double layers of cabled fabric. Its worked sideways in the round, all in one piece. Cable Pattern is both fully written & charted. Supplement the circumference or width easily by tacking on additional cable repeats.’

Lumi

By Judy KaethlerAs described by the designer: ‘Lumis thick reversible double-sided cables are sure to keep you toasty this winter! Instructions are given for scarf and cowl versions, in both worsted and bulky weight yarn. You can customize the perfect accessory for you. Both charted and written instructions are provided.’

Spiced Wine

By Laura Aylor. As described by the designer: ‘Some room in the top of this bulky hat helps keep it from totally flattening your hair! Twisted stitches outline zigzagging lines of stockinette and reverse stockinette above a simple garter band that is custom fitted. Skills Needed: Long-tail cast on, right and left twists, decreasing sample …

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Applesauce

By Laura Aylor As described by the designer: ‘Companion hat to the Apfelwein cowl. The same cables-over-ribbing stitch pattern is used to give texture and stretch. Bulky yarn means it knits up quickly and no blocking is necessary. The cables require a couple of steps but are not difficult. Instructions for working cables with and …

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Candy Cane Beanie and Beret

By Rosi Garmendia As described by the designer: ‘Dropped stitches make the cables on this chunky hat loose so they pop out of their seed stitch background. Worked up in a super bulky yarn, these hats make great last-minute gifts.’

Apfelwein

By Laura Aylor As described by the designer: ‘Cable crossings across 2 x 4 ribbing give this bulky cowl a lot of texture. The stitch pattern looks especially beautiful in hand-dyes. This cowl is easily resized or modified for a different gauge. One size. Skills needed Multi-step cables Sewn bind off’

Rhinecliff Cowl

By Laura Aylor As described by the designer: ‘After using cable-crossings on my Rhinecliff sweater to define the waist, I realized they would be great for giving a cowl a bit of shaping and structure. Its a quick and easy knit in bulky yarn. One size. Skills used Long-tail cast-on 5 over 5 cables Sewn …

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