I'm a big fan of hoods. I also like the shape, and fullness in back, but it's mostly the drape that makes me want to make this elegant coat, and wear it. "Ravelry: Cobblestone Trenchcoat pattern by Veera Välimäki.
This shrug is worked side to side from cuff to cuff. Sleeves are worked in the round, the back is worked flat, then the band is picked up around selvedge edges of back and worked in the round, making a pretty shawl collar.The sample shown was knit in The