300 gms of 12ply Boucle Mohair
One size 9mm knitting needle and 1 size 12mm needle
5mm or 6mm crochet hook (optional)
Using larger needle, cast on 6sts. Increase each end of each row until you have 40 sts.
Increase each end of every second row until you have 80 sts.
Knit 25 rows.
Next row: Knit 40 sts. (Leave remaining sts on needle and use spare needle to continue your work.
Continue with these 40 sts.
Knit until work measures 32cm from where you divided the sts.
Return to remaining 40 sts.and knit until work measures 32cm from where you divided the sts.
Next row: knit across all sts.
Knit 24 rows.
Decrease at each end of next row and every second row until you have 40sts.
Decrease at each end of each row until you have only 6sts.
Darn in ends using a crochet hook.
If you want a firmer neck, double crochet around neck edge.