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Garter Stitch Detail Cowl Knitting Pattern

Garter Stitch Detail Cowl

  • Difficulty

    Intermediate

  • Yarn Type

    Yarn Type

    DK / 8 ply

  • designer

    Designer

    Jo Allport

  • Needle Size

    Needle Size

    US 4 / 3.5mm, US 6 / 4.0mm

  • Needle Type

    Needle Type

    Straight

  • Techniques

    Techniques

    Stocking Stitch, Fair Isle, Garter + 1 more

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What you need to know

Master a fab fair isle effect in Jo Allport’s cosy accessory

Garter stitch can often be seen as a “just a beginner stitch” but it’s actually a great way of introducing texture. Jo Allport also uses colourwork in her gorgeous cowl. You’ll need to know the basics of Fair Isle and how to weave in your yarn floats, but look out for sections of the pattern where you’ll be asked to leave these loose. See Jo’s photo tutorial on the right for this clever technique.

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Brush up on the skills needed for this pattern with this tutorial.

Techniques: Stocking Stitch, Fair Isle, Garter , Rib

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