Janelle Martin

for Eclectic Closet Knitting Designs   2012

19 Whitman Cowl

From “Leaves of Grass” by Walt Whitman
“I loafe and invite my soul,
I lean and loafe at my ease, observing a spear of
summer grass.”

Show off the beauty of your hand-painted yarn with this simple, graphic, lace pattern. The stitch pattern used for the body is a garter stitch version of the lace pattern “Leaves of Grass.”

Yarn: 360 yards/329 meters wool or wool-blend DK weight yarn that knits up to 5.5 sts/inch.

Finished Size (blocked): 51”/130 cm circumference by 9.5”/24 cm wide.

Pattern Detail

  • All sections charted
  • schematics included
  • no sewing
  • all season
  • circular, no sewing
  • one size, as shown
  • scanned PDF has 8 pages (letter size)
  • easy
    • 4 x 4 in
    • 4.0 mm
    • US 6
    • 16.0 over pattern
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