Dashes & Dots Cowl

In Cowls, Fingering weight yarn, Patterns, Shop sample available by Shannon

Want an easy and fun foray into stranded knitting? The Dashes and Dots cowl is for you! Choose two contrasting colors, your favorite circular needle, and get to knitting!


  • Finished Measurements: Single loop (double loop) circumference: 25 (52)”/64 (132) cm. Both sizes: 7.5″/19 cm wide. Measured after blocking.
  • Yarn: Approximately 340 (750) yds/311 (686)m fingering-weight yarn total, split between two colors as follows. Color A: 210 (450) yds/192 (411)m. Color B: 130 (300) yds/119 (274) m. Brown/teal single loop version shown in Madelinetosh TML, colorways Twig (cA) & Mineral (cB). Pink/orange single loop version shown in Knitted Wit Fingering, colorways Creamsicle (cA) & Quilted (cB). Double loop version shown in Knitted Wit Single Fingering, colorways Silver Lining (cA) & Plump (cB).
  • Needles: US4/3.5mm circular needle for small-circumference knitting, or size needed to get gauge.
  • Notions: stitch markers, tapestry needle.
  • Gauge: 26 sts = 4”/10 cm in stockinette stitch, measured after blocking.