Torcello Cowl

Featuring stranded colourwork knitted in the round, with a chevron lower edging and a knitted on lace top edging, this cowl is inspired by a mosaic pavement in Torcello, Venice. The hand dyed yarns by Madelinetosh and The Yarn Collective imitate the mottled colours of the ancient marble.

Available on Ravelry here

Available on Loveknitting here

See here for a note on technique for knitting the stranded colourwork in this pattern

Here’s the mosaic pavement which inspired the design:

Torcello floor

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