Travelling Rib Cowl kit


  • kit for luxurious cowl
  • pattern offers two size options
  • DK BFL and kid mohair and silk yarns
  • quick and easy to knit
  • includes digital pattern download
  • makes a perfect gift

Each kit contains enough yarn to make one cowl. This pattern uses 25g of kid mohair and silk and 100g of DK 100% BFL . When you receive your yarn you'll find a link and code on the back of the ball band allowing you to download the pattern from Payhip.

Two cowls worked in the round. Easy enough for a first-timer, this pattern uses knit and purl stitches to create a travelling rib. Choose between a tall cowl and a long version which can be wrapped round your neck twice.

Yarn in the kit

100g / 225m of DK 100% BFL - choose the colourway you'd like from the options

25g / 210m of Moonbroch in charcoal

Hand wash only.

Moonbroch is 72% kid mohair, 28% silk hand dyed yarn. Moonbroch is a luxury kid mohair and silk lace weight yarn with a fluffy haze.A moonbroch is a halo round the moon and it's a perfect description for the glorious mohair haze offered by this yarn.Indie dyed in our Yorkshire studio. This fluffy blend of kid mohair and silk yarn is a laceweight yarn. It works well on it's own and also combines beautifully with other yarns where it offers a soft haze of colour. Our kid mohair and silk yarn comes from South Africa.

Care for these yarn by hand washing with a mild detergent and drying flat.

Each kit contains both yarns. Each kit contains enough yarn to make a single cowl. You'll also receive a link and code to allow you to download the pattern from Payhip.


6 mm/UK 6/US J circular needle with a cable length of 60cm or less.

1 stitch marker.

Tapestry needle for weaving in ends.


15 stitches and 22 rounds to 10 cm / 4in over travelling rib pattern in the round.



Cowl measures 60 cm / 24 in diameter and 30 cm / 12in deep.


Cowl measures 135 cm / 54 in diameter and 15 cm / 6in deep.

The tall cowl shown is knitted in Pearl and Charcoal, and the long cowl is knitted in Hydrangea and charcoal.

Buying the kit means you get the pattern (worth £5) free. If you'd like to put together your own colour choice, add and skein of DK and moonbroch (either 25g or 50g) to your cart and we'll gift you the pattern once you've checked out.