I used just under 350m of yarn and the finished item is quite small: less than a metre wide and 55 cm deep. Almost TV knitting, but it needed a bit on concentration to make the right number of k1,yo,k1,yo’s into one stitch every six rows.
The Debbie Bliss Rialto gives excellent stitch definition, although this wasn’t really necessary, so the purl stitches show up well:
I’ve toyed with the idea of knitting a larger version in laceweight on the same, or larger, sized needle, to compare and contrast. Well, maybe.
The project would have been finished sooner but I was thoroughly enjoying this:
which is Amelia Lyon‘s Willow Cowl knitted in the absolutely gorgeous Rowan Fine Art. I have one skein left, in Tawny, and it won’t be long before it’s knitted. Shawl or cowl? Cowl or shawl? Definitely too nice for socks.