Sunday, November 20, 2011

Confetti Splash Cowl

The Confetti Splash Cowl was inspired by the beautiful beads and sequins in Art Yarn's mohair splash. The yarn is a combination of silk and mohair with randomly added glass beads and sequins for a subtle sparkle.

Size: 8" x 24" 
Yarn: Art Yarns - Mohair splash, red - 1 ball (approx 161 yards)

Supplies: US Size 7/Metric 4.5mm 16" circular needles, marker


K - knit
P - purl
SK2P - slip stitch, knit two together, pass slipped stitch over
YO - yarn over
Gauge: 20 stitches per 4"

Confetti Lace Pattern:

Row 1: K1, *YO, K1, YO, SK2P* repeat to last stitch, K1
Row 2: Knit across
Row 3: K1, *SK2P, YO, K1, YO* repeat to last stitch, K1
Row 4: Knit across
Repeat these 4 rows

Confetti Splash Cowl
Cast on 122 stitches, connect to work in round, place marker. 
Step 1: Purl 2 rows
Step 2: Work 3 repeats of confetti lace pattern
Step 3: Purl 2 rows
Repeat Steps 1 thru 3  three more times

Confetti Splash Cowl Chart
Bind off loosely in purl.

Finishing: Weave in loose ends with crochet hook.


  1. This is really lovely! Thanks for sharing the pattern.

  2. Beautiful, its in my to do list. thanks

  3. I am so glad you like it, it is a quick knit.

  4. I love this pattern when working in the round if you knit one at the start and end with a knit one you have three knit stitches in a row which shows a lot.... am I not understanding the pattern. thanks

  5. It does have 3 knit stitches in a row, but I considered that the back. If you do not like this, you could change the stitch count. See if that helps?

  6. thank you very much...I frogged it once and it came out the same. thanks again....DK

    1. Hello... I finally got back to the cowl... my stitches are growing... aren't I suppose to have the same amount of stitches I started with which was 122...what do you mean by 4st+2 at the bottom of the chart.thanks for your help...DK

  7. you should have the same amount of stitches, it should not grow, 4st + 2 tells you that the repeat is a multiple of 4 stitches, with a stitch on either end, so if you wanted to make it a different size, you would need to keep this in mind. With each pattern repeat, you should add 2 stitches (as a yarn over) and decrease 2 stitches with slip, knit 2 together, pass slip stitch over. I hope this helps?