Cowl is worked in the round from the bottom edge to the hood opening, then back and forth to the top of the hood. The top of the hood is closed with Kitchener stitch. Measurements Length (including hood): 20 1⁄2in/52cm. Circumference: 25in/63.5cm. Yarn Knitted with 2 x 100g skeins of Pitturissimo shade 218 The Scream. Needles and notions Size US 8/5mm circular needles, 24in/61cm long. Stitch marker. Cable needle or spare double-pointed needle. Yarn needle. Tension/gauge 16 sts and 20 rows to 4in/10cm over Stockinette stitch.