We had a snowstorm on Monday, so I was able to finish my Nordic Cowl with my extra time at home.
As I mentioned, I made it reversible and reversed the colors:
This was knit from 2 skeins of Sun Valley Fibers 75/15/10 Merino Cashmere Silk Fingering, in the “Blueberry Crumble” and “Waterfalls” colorways. This is seriously wonderful yarn: so soft and warm and such beautiful colorways!
I started with a provisional cast-on, knit one side, then worked a purl “turning” round, then knit the other side reversing the colors, and attached the starting stitches to the ending stitches with a three-needle bind-off.
I am finalizing the pattern now. My long-suffering colleague consented to model this cowl for the pattern. This is his Blue Steel:
This is Loki’s Blue Steel: