Peel Street snood


Copyright ©Mel Clark 2009

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A very cozy quick knit, in a textured stitch pattern.


Jade Sapphire Mongolian Cashmere 6 ply 100% cashmere; 55g; 138m [150yd]; 1 hank 77-mallard (MC)

Size 4.5 [US7] 40cm[16”] circular needle

4mm crochet hook (optional)

Stitch marker

Scrap yarn


circumference 46cm; length 22cm


Using scrap yarn, cast on 88 sts.

Join in rnd, taking care not to twist sts. Place marker.

With MC, work pattern stitch as follows;

Rnd 1: Purl

Rnd 2:*(P1,k1,p1) all in the same stitch, k3togtbl; repeat from * to end of rnd.

Rnd 3: Purl

Rnd 4: *K3togtbl, (p1,k1,p1) all in the same st; repeat from * to end of rnd.

Repeat Rnds 1-4 10 times.

Work Rnd 1&2.

Work I-cord bind off as follows:

Cast on 1 st by knit cast on method; *K1, k2togtbl, pass 2 sts on right needle back to left needle; repeat from * to end. Bind off last st.

Unravel provisional cast on stitches and place remaining live stitches in MC on needle.

Work I-cord bind off as above.

CROCHET TIE (optional)

With crochet hook, chain 180, turn, sc 180.

Weave in ends. Thread tie through eyelets across back of snood and tie in front.