A shawl and cowl inspired by the whalemen’s quarters below the Pequod’s deck.
The Lamp can be worked as either a cowl or a shawl (the pattern includes instructions for both), with either a garter stitch edging, which is worked as part of the main panel, or a simple crochet edging, which is worked after the main panel is complete.
172 yds worsted weight yarn
Size 9 (5.5mm) straight or circular needles or size needed to obtain gauge
Size D/3 (3.25mm) crochet hook (for crochet edge version only)
Yarn needle for weaving in ends
5 buttons, approximately 3/8″ in diameter
Sewing needle and thread in matching color to attach buttons