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”). Both sizes: 7.5” wide. Measured after blocking.
  • Yarn: 340 (750) yards fingering-weight yarn total, split between two colors as follows: Color A: 210 (450) yards. Color B: 130 (300) yards. • Single loop version shown in Madelinetosh Tosh Merino Light, colorways Twig (color A) and Mineral (color B). • Double loop version shown in Knitted Wit Single Fingering, colorways Silver Lining (color A) and Plump (color B).
  • 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.