Turn to this cozy, asymmetrical cowl on cool, crisp days. Knit it in just a few hours using chunky yarn and big needles, and make a striking statement with a large button closure.
Finished measurements: 30" at widest point, 15" from edge to tip of triangle Materials: Super-bulky weight yarn, 55 yards (50 m) in gold Size 19 (15 mm) knitting needles Blunt-end yarn needle 1"-diameter button Instructions: GAUGE 5 sts = 4" in stockinette st. TAKE TIME TO CHECK YOUR GAUGE. Special Stitches M1R: Lift bar between sts from back and place on needle. Knit new st through the front loop. This should twist the st and make it invisible. M1L: Lift bar between stitches from front and place on needle. Knit new st through back loop to twist it.
Pattern: Cast on 5 sts. Knit first row. Place marker on center st. Row 1: K 2, knit until marked st, yo, k marked st, yo, k until end. Row 2: K 2, purl until 2nd st from end, k 2. Row 3: K 2, M1R, knit until 2nd st from end, M1L, k2. Row 4: K 2, purl until 2nd st from end, k 2. Knit until about 4 or 5 yards remain. Bind off. Weave in ends. Sew button to purl side, approximately 3" from top of widest part of triangle and 1" from edge.