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Super fast knitted jacquard cowl

Quick cowls are my jam and this one is the jammiest! Echino Knitted Jacquards are a narrow 75cm wide and feel like a soft jumper so they are perfect for this project. Just 150cm of fabric and two seams (a little hand sewing to finish) and you’ll be wearing the cosiest cowl ever! This cowl […]
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Seven scarves and cowls to make and give!

We’ve done a lot of tutorials for scarves and cowls here on The Daily Stitch and I thought that with Christmas right around the corner they deserved a round up! Many of these tutorials will make for quick gifts – but then they are also lovely if you fancy something new for yourself too. There […]
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Tutorial: Loominous and neon pom pom cowl

There is a chill in the air and that means it’s time to stitch up all of the cowls, all of the scarves…all of the autumn things! For this scarf we teamed our new neon pom pom trim with Anna Maria Horner‘s new yarn-dyed woven collection, Loominous. It’s an unexpected pairing, but I think it really works! […]
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New Cotton + Steel cowl kits for Christmas!

It’s not too late to give a handmade gifts! Our cowl kits can be made up in jiffy. And after the success of our Not a Homebody Cowl Kit, we decided to team a few more fabrics to give you some options. Everything you need to know to put these kits together can be found in […]
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Not a Homebody figure 8 cowl

This project was dreamed up during the planning for our new window display (more details tk on that!) which features several fabric from and projects inspired by Cotton + Steel. It pulls inspiration and guidance from so many other projects – Anna Maria Horner’s Figure 8 Scarf, Fiona’s Double Gauze Scarf and Purl Bee’s Long […]
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Tutorial: Julie’s cosy kid cowl (using knit fabrics!)

Julie from forestpoppy is back with another quick, fun project: a cute and cosy kid’s cowl! Julie used our adorable Woodland Knits collection and although we are running very low on these fabrics, we are stocking lots of other fun striped interlock knits and plain interlock knits that can be substituted here. I had fun posing […]
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The pop of colour cowl

Knit Collage are known for creating extra-special, one-of-a-kind yarn and Pixie Dust Mini is no exception! These gorgeous, sparkly skeins are handspun for thick and thin texture, dyed in eye-catching colours and woven with just the right amount of sparkly pixie dust. To knit up super quick, cosy warm and wildly cheerful cowl, we paired […]
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The 90-minute Gypsy Garden cowl

I absolutely love, love, love making cowls* and I am delighted to share my latest creation with you because it’s not only gorgeous and fun – it takes only 90 minutes to make! That’s an extra-special last-minute gift or a perfect present to yourself in the time it takes to watch your favourite film. Knit […]
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In-between-weather cowl

It felt like forever since I’d done any knitting so I picked up a favourite pattern and made myself what I’m now calling the “in-between-weather cowl.” This is the Mobius Cowl or Cowl With a Twist that Whitney at the Purl Bee came up with, but without the contrasting stripe (I love the contrasting stripe, […]
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