Premier Yarns Starbella Flash Arm Knit CowlBack to category
Premier Yarns Starbella Flash Arm Knit Cowl
Twists and ruffles combine for a gorgeous cowl!
- Time:2 hours
1An exact gauge is not required for this project. Work evenly and consistently throughout. Finished cowl measures about 6 inch in width by 44 inch in length.
Download the template for abbreviations not explained elsewhere. You may also find it helpful to watch the video tutorial on arm knitting provided near the top of this page.
Arm Knitting Stitch Guide:
To cast on: Make large slip knot about 18 inch from end of yarn, place slip knot on right arm. * With left hand twist a loop into tail, with right hand reach through loop and grab opposite end of yarn, pull yarn through loop and place on right arm to form a stitch; rep from * to cast on.
To knit from right arm to left: * Pick up working yarn in your right hand, slide next st on right arm over hand and off arm, place new stitch from right hand onto left arm; rep from * across row.
To knit from left arm to right: *Pick up working yarn in your left hand, slide next st on left arm over hand and off arm, place new stitch from left hand onto right arm; rep from * across row.
To bind off (in either direction): Knit 2 sts, slide 1st st over 2nd st and off arm, * knit 1 st, slide 1st st over new st and off arm; rep from * until 1 st remains, cut yarn and pull through last loop.
Divide skein into 2 skeins of equal length, or work from 1 strand from the inside of the skein and 1 strand from the outside of your skein.
Using your arms as knitting needles, and with 2 strands held together, cast on 4 sts.
Work in Arm Knitting until 1 yard remains or piece measures 44 inch.
Use end to sew cast-on edge to bind-off edge. With sewing needle and thread sew ends into cowl and trim close.