Easy Mobius Capelet Pattern - FREE

The pattern is very simple, fast, and satisfying for time when you just need to produce something FAST. It is knit in the round using a really long circular needle and a nifty little cast on just for mobius knitting. To learn this easy new skill you can watch Cat Bordhi’s great Intro to Mobius Knitting tutorial on you tube. Cat’s instructions are clear and easy to follow and you’ll be an expert in no time! The yarn we’ve used is hand painted. It is soft and has a slight sheen because of it’s silk content. Please note that silk has a tendency to grow with wear, so if you want your cowl bigger I suggest you block it bigger and if you want it smaller either subtract some sts from the cast on or reduce your needle size. That said, the look is big, loose and casual and it’s easy to go with the flow of this garment. If you want to make the cowl wider without using more yarn work exclusively in the knit stitch: the cowl won’t be reversible but ribbing sucks up yarn.

 

Note

We no longer carry the yarn this pattern was designed with, but you can substitute 540m of any worsted weight yarn or 270m of any bulky weight yarn.

 

Size 
S(M, L) 
To fit 32-34 (36-38, 40-42) inch bust 
To fit average North American dress size 4-6(8-10, 12-14) 
Sample was made in size large and pinned at the back to fit out sized small mannequin

 

Materials 
4 skeins Manos Silk Blend, colour 3119 (50g, 135m/150yds; 30% silk, 70% extra fine merino wool) 
8mm/36” or 48" (longer is better) circular needles 
1 Stitch Marker

 

Yarn Substitutions

3 skeins Madeline Tosh Merino DK

3 skeins Malabrigo Mecha

3 skeins Malabrigo Chunky

 

See projects on Ravelry.

 

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