Introducing Berroco Cotolana!
We just love Cotolana! This cotton/wool/nylon blend from Berroco glides right off the needles and creates a fabric that is so light and soft you'll love the wearing it!
The garments and accessories in Cotolana Booklet #375 have a clean, simple look that is timeless.
We've included pattern information for some of our favorites below. Browse our selection of Cotolana online or stop buy the shop to see them in person!
Caledonia is a swingy ruana that is the perfect all-season outerwear. The fronts are knit separately, then joined and to work the back in an easy stitch pattern.
Skill level: Easy
Approximately 34” wide x 28” long (when worn)
12 balls Cotolana (50 grs), #3506 Sycamore (MC), 3 balls #3501 White Pine (CC1), and 2 balls #3510 Maple (CC2)
Straight knitting needles, size 8 (5.00 mm) or size to obtain gauge
29” length circular knitting needle, size 8 (5.00 mm) or size to obtain gauge
Skill level: Easy
Approximately 66” across x 19” at center point (after blocking)
6 balls Cotolana (50 grs), 3 balls #3501 White Pine (A), and 3 balls #3510 Maple (B)
29” length circular knitting needle, size 15 (10.00 mm) or size needles to obtain gauge
Essex is a sophisticated capelet knit in one piece from the top down with a generous collar. Lovely granite stitch is offset with rib side panels. Essex is a shop sample so if you're in the neighborhood, come on it and check it out in person!
Skill level: Intermediate
Approximately 45" (54”) around lower edge x 191/2 (21")” long (from lower edge of cowl)
8 (10) balls Cotolana (50 grs), #3570 Willow
Note: almost every bit of yarn was used in the sample. Berroco suggests buying an extra ball to ensure having enough yarn
16" and 29" length circular needles, size 8 (5.00 mm) or size to obtain gauge
16" and 29” length circular knitting needles, size 6 (4.00 mm)