This quick cowl is knitted in buttery Malabrigo Rasta.  It knits up quickly and is a cozy, practical winter accessory.

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Materials:

One skein Malabrigo Rasta, 100% merino, 150gm (pictured in colour 416, Indiecita)

12mm 60cm (24″) Circular needle

Gauge:

8st= 4″ (but is not critical)

Directions:

Cast on 48 stitches.  Place marker and join to work in the round.

Row 1: Knit all stitches.

Row 2: Purl all stitches.

Row 3: *knit 11, kfb* four times

Row 4: *yo, sl1, k3, psso last 3 knitted stitches*, repeat from * to * to end of round.

Row 5: Knit all stitches

Repeat rows 4 and 5 seven more times.

Next row: *knit 11, k2tog* four times.

Work two rows of garter stitch, then bind off loosely purlwise.

Weave in ends.

Cowl