Try the latest craze in the knitting world: arm knitting. This free quick arm knit cowl pattern is courtesy of Lion Brand Yarn. Arm knitting is a fun, fast technique that creates a wonderfully open fabric using only your arms! The openness of the fabric can be altered by how tight or loose you choose to make your stitches. The Cowl is arm knit as a simple rectangle with 2 strands of yarn held together.
Skill level: Beginner
Here's what you need:
- 640-154 Lion Brand Wool-Ease Thick & Quick Yarn: Grey Marble (2 Balls)
- Lion Brand Large-Eye Blunt Needles (Set of 6)
Knit the cowl:
With 2 strands of yarn held together, cast on 6 stitches following Lion Brand Yarn video instructions, "How To Arm Knit" at
Sew cast on edge to bind off edge to make Cowl. Thread each yarn end into blunt needle, then weave through stitches.
Note: The exact gauge is not essential to this project.
To find this project (L32381) and more free knitting patterns and advice, go to http://learntoknit.lionbrand.com/.