Hanami Cowl and Wristlets

Hanami Cowl and Wristlets: This pattern uses one 100 gm/225 yd hank of Knitted Wit Silky & Single (60% wool 40% silk, single ply, worsted weight), or other worsted weight wool or wool blend yarn. Gauge is approximately 18 stitches per 4 inches in stockinette stitch.


I was inspired to design this set by the beautiful Sakura yarn that Knitted Wit dyed as a fundraiser for Japan disaster relief. Sakura is Japanese for cherry blossom, and Hanami is the name given to the spring cherry blossom viewing parties.

hanami set

This pattern is available for $5 USD. You can purchase this pattern as a pdf file through Ravelry.com; payment is through PayPal and it’s an automatic download. Just click the ”buy now” button and you’ll be guided through the process.

A version of this pattern is now available through the KnitPicks Independent Design Program for $3.99. I knitted it with 2 50 g/96 yard balls of Andean Silk (55% superfine alpaca, 23% silk, 22% merino wool), color Cerise.


hanami kp set

Thank you. Mookie thanks you, too.


One response to “Hanami Cowl and Wristlets

  1. Pingback: Sakura to Hanami, and Japan | PDXKnitterati

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.