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{FREE} MAGNANIMITY : Chunky Lace Cowl Knitting Pattern

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Get your FREE Chunky Lace Cowl Knitting Pattern. Learn a new knit stitch and have a cowl when you’re finished.

I thought this chunky knit lace cowl would be great for spring & fall, but no, it keeps me warm throughout the winter months too!


  • Available Sizes: One
  • Pattern Format: Written Pattern, No Chart
  • Pattern Language: English
  • Skill Level: Advanced Beginner
  • PDF Format: Printer & Mobile Friendly
  • Bonus: Checklist, Video


  • Knit in the Round
  • Knit Stitch
  • Twist Stitch
  • Yarn Over
  • Drop Stitch


  • Yarn Weight: Super Bulky
  • Yardage: 200 – 210 yards {183 – 192 meters}
  • Suggested Yarn: Lion Brand Wool Ease Thick & Quick
  • Needle Size: US 13 {9mm} Circular Needles with a 24″ {60cm} Cable
  • Extras: Stitch Marker
  • {Learn About Yarn Substitutes.}


  • Measurements: 15 1/2″ height x 16 1/2″ width {40cm x 46cm}
  • Gauge: 9 sts & 13 rounds per 4” {10cm} square {Knit in the round in the pattern below}
  • Weight: 8.3oz {235g}


  • Knit bottom up.
  • Knit using the Magnanimity Knit Stitch.
  • When knitting in the round you’re always knitting the right side of your work.

Pattern, Knit in the Round:

  • CO 72 STS, PM, join in the round.
  • Round 1: *K*
  • Round 2: *K2, YO, K2TOG+1, YO*
  • Round 3: *K2, drop the YO*
  • Round 4: *K2TOG+1, YO, K2, YO*
  • Round 5: *K2, drop the YO*
  • Watch the video for the Magnanimity Knit Stitch.
  • Repeat rounds 2-5, 13 times; until you have enough to bind-off, with a little to spare.
  • Round 50: *K*
  • Round 51: Bind-off using medium tension. If you bind-off too loosely it’ll flare out, but if you bind-off too tightly it won’t stretch very easily.
  • Weave in ends.
  • No blocking required.
  • It’s ready to wear or gift!


super bulky yarn gauge swatch


  • * – * – repeat between * to end of round
  • BO – bind-off in pattern
  • CO – cast-on {long-tail cast-on method}
  • K – knit stitches {K1 means to knit 1 stitch}
  • K2TOG+1 – knit 2 STS together, before slipping off your left needle, knit into the first stitch, slip both STS to right needle. Also known as RT, Right Twist
  • P – purl stitches {P2 means to purl 2 stitches}
  • PM – place marker
  • STS – stitches
  • YO – yarn over
knit cowl on a model and on a fur blanket
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