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Waverly Weekend Cowl

Difficulty: 2-Easy


Welcome to the Waverly Weekend Cowl KAL!

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Waverly Weekend Cowl KAL with lessons & instructions

With one skein of yarn (approximately 200 yards depending on size), the beautiful Waverly Weekend Cowl can be made over just one weekend and ready to wear on Sunday or Monday to show off your work.

This cowl has an 8-row pattern repeat that is easy to memorize, which makes it great for beginner lace knitters to learn the basics of lace knitting AND it’s great for experienced lace knitters who want something fairly quick and mindless to knit.

The pattern can be easily adjusted to make the cowl smaller or larger, which will be covered in the KAL lessons.

In this KAL you will learn how to:

  • Knit in the round
  • Knit lace without losing your mind 🙂
  • Read your knitting so you can always tell what row and which stitch you are on
  • Use a lifeline so you never have to rip all your work out again 
  • Do the crochet cast on so that your cast on and bind off edges match
  • Read knitting charts
  • Fix mistakes in lace without ripping out all your work

Participants must know how to cast on, knit, purl, and bind off prior to starting this KAL. 

  • The Waverly Weekend Cowl pattern (click here to download the free pattern
  • 1 skein of worsted weight yarn (approx 200 yards) – or 2 skeins if you want to make it bigger
  • Size 8 circular needles – I recommend 16″ to 20″ needles
  • Stitch markers (optional but recommended)
  • Row counter (optional but recommended)

KAL Store

For your convenience, we have available for sale the yarn and pattern you need for this KAL. Save time and support our small business by purchasing what you need here. Click on the item name to see more details and larger photos.

If you do not need your yarn immediately, we are happy to special order whatever color you like! Just call or text (423) 218-2238 or email, and we’ll help you find the perfect yarn!

ImageNamePriceBuy Short Description
Apple Tree Knits Plush Worsted Gradient$42.00

Plush is the perfect name for this squishy soft 100% superwash merino wool yarn in beautifully hand dyed gradient colorways! 113 grams / 210 yards

Clover Locking Stitch Markers$5.49

These durable Clover locking stitch markers are the most versatile stitch markers. You can use them on your knitting needles or pin them to your fabric to keep track of your stitches and progress.


Clover Soft Stitch Ring Markers$5.25

These flexible Clover soft stitch ring markers are pliable and easy on your hands. The package includes 10 small and 20 large stitch markers. The small stitch markers fit needle sizes 0 to 5 and the large stitch markers fit needle sizes 5 to 11.


Malabrigo Rios$16.80

Malabrigo Rios is a hand dyed 4-ply worsted weight yarn that is luxuriously soft. 100% superwash merino wool; 100 grams / 210 yards

Hover over any color to see the color name; click any color to see a larger sample at left.

Plymouth Worsted Merino Superwash$15.99

Worsted Merino Superwash by Plymouth Yarn Company is a 12-ply superwash fine merino wool yarn. The multiple plies make it a nice “round” yarn – great for fancy stitch work! 218 yards/100 grams

Shalimar Paulie Worsted$34.00

Paulie Worsted is 4-ply superwash Merino, Camel, Cashmere and Silk blend. This unique blend of fibers creates a yarn that is the ultimate luxury to work with. 100 grams / 200 yards

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