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Description

Julie Hoover’s Mason is a modern, syncopated cowl dotted in slipped stitches. Designed in Shelter and offered in two gauges with the yarn held single or doubled, Mason stacks warmth on warmth in graphic lines of punctuation. Brooklyn Tweed considers Mason a level 2 out of 5 in difficulty. For more information about materials, gauge, and size, please click Product Details, above.

Product Details
Materials

Single-Strand Version:

  • Color 1: 3 skeins of Brooklyn Tweed’s Shelter, shown here in color Newsprint; or 330 yards of worsted weight yarn
  • Color 2: 1 skein of same yarn, shown here in color Cast Iron; or 115 yards of worsted weight yarn
  • US 8 (5mm), 24-inch circular needles, or size needed to obtain gauge
  • US 7 (4.5mm) 24-inch circular needles, or one size smaller than gauge needles for Ribbing
  • Optional Tubular Cast On and Bind Off: US 6 (4mm) 24-inch circular needles, or two sizes smaller than gauge needles

Double-Strand Version:

  • Color 1: 4 skeins of Brooklyn Tweed’s Shelter, shown here in color Narwhal; or 430 yards of worsted weight yarn
  • Color 2: 2 skeins of same yarn, shown here in color Fossil; or 150 yards of worsted weight yarn
  • US 11 (8mm), 24-inch circular needles, or size needed to obtain gauge
  • US 10 (6mm) 24-inch circular needles, or one size smaller than gauge needles for Ribbing
  • Optional Tubular Cast On and Bind Off: US 9 (5.5mm) 24-inch circular needles, or two sizes smaller than gauge needles

GAUGE

Single-Strand Version: 18 stitches and 28 rounds = 4 inches in stockinette stitch with gauge needles, after blocking

Double-Strand Version: 12 stitches and 18 rounds = 4 inches in stockinette stitch with gauge needles, after blocking

SIZE

Single-Strand Version:

  • Circumference at base: 34½ inches [88.5 cm] 
  • Circumference at top: 25 inches [63.5 cm] 
  • Height: 18 inches [45.5 cm] 

Double-Strand Version:

  • Circumference at base: 34½ inches [88.5 cm]
  • Circumference at top: 25¼ inches [64 cm] 
  • Height: 17¾ inches [45 cm] 
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