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Prime Meridian Cowl - by Courtney Sherwood

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Prime Meridian Cowl - by Courtney Sherwood - from Twisted Pattern Line

The Prime Meridian is the 0° line of longitude. A prime meridian and its opposite in a 360°-system, the 180th meridian (at 180° longitude), form a great circle. This cowl is a ring of one color slowly fading into another and then back again. It is simple and meditative and is reminiscent of celestial events such as eclipses and moon phases. Find two colors you love and show them both off to best effect.


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720 yards/658 meters sport weight yarn

US #6/4mm (or size to get gauge) for working in the round (either double points, or two circulars, or one long circular for magic loop)

Tapestry needle


23 stitches and 31 rows = 4”/10 cm in stockinette stitch, after blocking

Advanced beginner (provisional cast on, grafting)

One size fits most. Cowl is long enough to wrap double or wear as a single loop.

Circumference approximately 49”/124 cm. Width approximately 6.75”/17 cm. Measured after blocking.