Monthly Archives: October 2014

Namesake – Part 4

Our lovely textured cowl is knit and ready for the bind off!  If you are like me, I’m always fussing with cowls to hide the less attractive wrong side from view.  Fuss no more!  In keeping with the reversible theme, I have devised a bind off to mimic the Channel Island Cast On to make […]

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Namesake – Part 3

Wasn’t the Right Turn in last week’s section fun to knit?  I love how the twist played with the knits and purls to create a reversible pinwheel. Part Three brings us the reverse of the design in Part One.  These stitches flow up from the center of the pinwheel to mirror the design below.  The […]

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Namesake – Part 2

  With the oh-so-beautiful Channel Island Cast On behind us, it is time to turn our attention to the main section of the cowl.  The design continues to focus on knit and purl stitches.  I am always amazed at the myriad of stitch patterns that can be made from these two simple stitches. Before continuing […]

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Namesake – Part 1

Welcome to the October 2014 installment of the Progressive Needles Knit Along sponsored by Skacel Collection!  We kick off the Fall knitting season with, Namesake, a delightful cowl that will ward off the autumn chill in style.  Simplinatural’s cozy softness and superior stitch definition make it the perfect yarn for our cowl.  As always, the KAL […]

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