Dear Pru designed this cowl for Dark MOFO. A mid winter festival with music, dance, art and food, held here in Tasmania.
This is the perfect project for the person who has really wanted to try colourwork. The steps to knitting this georgous cowl are so well written. To purchase this pattern visit Dear Pru Knitting Patterns (http://dearpru.com/dear-pru-knitting-patterns/)
Another skill you will learn is steeking. It is another exciting part of this project and when you have, you will be so pleased with yourself!
This is the original colourway and yarn Dear Pru used to design her cowl. White Gum Wool is a Tasmanian yarn, grown only an hour away from Bombed Yarns studio. It is luscious and soft. What is extra special about this yarn, is it grown by Nan, who has a deep ethical and sustainable attityde to wool grown for yarn and fabric. Do check her website.
Your kit contains both of the original colourways and yarn to replicate this Dark MOFO Cowl.
White Gum Wool DK 8ply
100% Tasmanian Superfine Merino Wool
You will need to purchase the pattern seperatly from Dear Pru Knitting Patterns.
Dear Pru Dark MOFO Cowl Yarn Kit
Hand wash gently in luke warm water, using a neutral wool wash.
Dry in the shade and store your knitted/crochet item flat. If you wish to iron your item, have it on the medium setting.
I spend a lot of time working on the images to be as colour accurate as possible. There may be colour variation due to computer screen resolutions. There are also colour variations due to the nature of hand dyed yarns.