Blazer Stripe Cowl and Cap Kit
Bands of knitted herringbone stitch on a stockinette field give a nod to the woven twill fabric of a classic sport coat. Knit up in Haven, this fitted cap and matching cowl make a luxuriously cozy set.
PDF pattern of Blazer Stripe by Seth Richardson. We will purchase the pattern from the designer on Ravelry and then gift it to you. This ensures that the designer receives 100% of the pattern sales right away.
Shibui Knits Haven
80% Extra Fine Merino
160 yds / 50 g
For Cowl: 2 skeins Haven
For Cap: 1 skein Haven for Adult Small and 2 skeins Haven for Adult Medium-Large
For Cap + Cowl: 3 skeins of Haven will make both Cowl and Cap in any size
Build Your Own Kit
NEEDLES & NOTIONSFor Cowl:
Size US 6 (4 mm) 24" circular needles
Size US 10.5 (6.5 mm) 24" circular needles
US 6 (4 mm) 16" circular needles, and DPNs (or longer circular needle for magic loop) for crown shaping
US 10.5 (6.5 mm) 16" circular needles
Second set of US 6 (4 mm) 16" circular needles to join the folded brim to hold the live stitches from the provisional cast on while you join them to the main body of the work.
You can also use a slightly smaller size or circular needles with a longer cord length. If you prefer a snug fit for your brim, use a needle one size smaller for the ribbing portion.
For Cap & Cowl:
Stitch marker for BOR
Pins and blocking boards for wet blocking
For Cap ONLY:
Waste yarn for provisional cast on
Four additional stitch markers
SIZES / FINISHED DIMENSIONSCowl: One Size
Approx 23.5" circumference at bottom 22.25" circumference at top 9.25" high
Cap: Adult Small (Medium, Large)
Approx 18 (19.5, 21)" circumference at brim 7.25 (7.75, 8.25)" high from brim to crown, unstretched