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Designed by Hilary Smith Callis
Inspired by the giant cowls on last year’s runways, Cloudy Sunday is a wearable garment that still retains a bit of that drama. Knit mostly in one piece from the bottom up in bulky yarn, this is quick to knit, and versatile to wear, too. Pair it with a belt or leave on its own; layer it over a long-sleeved tee or under a jacket. This is a great sweater for those transitional months and will keep you both cozy and fabulous on a cloudy day.
Knit Picks Swish Bulky, 6 (6, 7, 8, 9, 9, 10, 11) hanks of Squirrel Heather (100% Superwash Merino Wool; 137 yards per 100g hank); 718 (820, 923, 1025, 1128, 1230, 1333, 1435) yards; 656 (750, 844, 937, 1031, 1125, 1218, 1312) meters
US 10 (6.0 mm) circular needle (length needed is determined by bust measurement), or size needed to obtain gauge
Same size of needle for working sleeves in the round (e.g. DPNs, two circular needles)
Same size, shorter needle for working cowl in the round (16” for XS-L, 24” for XL-4XL)
US 10.5 (6.5 mm) shorter circular needle for last half of cowl, to give it drape (optional)
2 stitch markers, Scrap yarn, Tapestry needle (for weaving in ends)
Women’s XS (S, M, L, XL, 2XL, 3XL, 4XL)
15 stitches x 20 rows = 4” in Stockinette stitch
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