My lovely and talented friend Ashley Aguilar designed this fantastically crazy cowl just in time for summer! Bright stripes, a cotton blend... yup.

So, I present to you a FREE pattern: MIDDLE MOUNTAIN COWL.

6.5” tall, 51” circumference

O-WOOL BALANCE (50% certified organic merino, 50% certified organic cotton; 130 yds/120m [50g/1.75 oz]): 1 skein each color A, B, C, D and E; shown in 8001 Smoky Quartz (A); 4105 Rose Quartz (B), 9110 Talc (C), 4001 Cinnabar (D) and 8014 Agate (E).

28.5 stitches & 24 rows = 4” in 1x1 rib.

Size 7 (4.5 mm) needles
Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.
Crochet hook (any size for provisional cast-on)
Spare knitting needle for grafting (any size)

Tapestry needle

Download HERE and enjoy!