Independent Designer Feature: Cuppa Tea Cowl

Laura Chau, the designer behind the beautiful Darrin Cardigan {rav link}, {knitty link}, among many others - check out her website here! - just published a perfect fall accessory knit out of Road to China Light, the Cuppa Tea Cowl.

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Four beautifully textured stitch patterns are worked in stripes of Smoky Quartz, Riverstone, Hematite + Aquamarine. The combination of textures and colors makes for a cowl that has wonderful color, stitch definition and drape.

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Specs: • Finished Measurement: One size; 25”/64cm in circumference, 12.5”/32cm deep. • Yarn: Road to China Light in Smoky Quartz, Riverstone, Hematite + Aquamarine, 1 skein each. • Needles: US 5/3.75mm circular needles, 24”/60cm long. • Notions: stitch markers in two colors or styles, tapestry needle. • Gauge: 22 stitches and 32 rows = 4 inches in Seed Stitch.

For more information and to purchase the pattern, click HERE!

{all images by + © 2011 Laura Chau}