This design is shown as a shawl and a scarf, but it is endlessly adaptable. The modular construction of knit and crocheted cogs means you can make as many or few as you like and arrange them in any shape you like. Instructions for each module are presented as row-by-row directions.
Height at center: 15" / 38 cm
Length: 70 ¾" / 180 cm
Width: 9" / 23 cm
Length: 69 ¾" / 177 cm
The nature of this pattern means you can vary the sizing as you wish by making more or fewer motifs and joining them in different ways. Measurements given are for the sample garments.
3 skeins Tanis Fiber Arts Blue Label Fingering Weight (420 yd / 385 m per 4 oz / 115 g skein; 80% Merino, 20% Nylon) in Chris Grey
3 skeins Tanis Fiber Arts Yellow Label DK Weight (260 yd / 238 m per 4 oz / 115 g skein; 100% Merino) in Brick
Needles & Notions:
Size 2 US / 2.75 mm needles in preferred style for small-circumference knitting in the round and straight or circular needle(s) for working flat
Size C/2 US / 2.75 mm crochet hook
Size 4 US / 3.5 mm needles in preferred style for small-circumference knitting in the round and straight or circular needle(s) for working flat
E/4 US / 3.5 mm crochet hook
Stitch markers (including one in a unique colour or style), tapestry needle, waste yarn in similar weight to main yarn for provisional cast-on
34 sts and 40 rows = 4" / 10 cm in Stockinette stitch using size 2 US / 2.75 mm needles
24 sts and 16 rows = 4" / 10 cm in treble stitch (UK) / double crochet (US) using size C/2 US / 2.75 mm hook
24 sts and 32 rows = 4" / 10 cm in Stockinette stitch using size 4 US / 3.5 mm needles
18 sts and 12 rows = 4" / 10 cm in treble stitch (UK) / double crochet (US) using Size E/4 / 3.5 mm hook
See table for finished cog sizes (sizes include teeth). Note that table includes measurements for all cogs in both yarn weights, so that you may easily plan your own arrangements. Gauge is not critical for this project. Choose needles / hook appropriate to your yarn, to give a reasonably firm fabric.