Crochet

Burly Crochet Cowl

Thick and tweedy, this cushy cowl will keep you or a loved one warm on a cold winter’s night! The yarn shades gradually from one tweedy color to the next. Use neutrals like I did here or grab a brighter colorway to brighten up a dreary day.

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Finished size: 13” x 34”

Materials:

295 yds worsted weight yarn (CYCA 4, Medium) Model shown in one skein of Red Heart Roll With It Tweed in Stormy Blues.

Crochet hook size J/5.75mm or size needed to obtain gauge

Five 1 1/4″ toggle buttons

Sewing needle and thread to stitch on buttons

Gauge: 11 sts x 7 rows = 4″ in pattern stitch.

Notes:

Ch 2 counts as 1 dc throughout

Abbreviations:

Ch – chain

Dc – double crochet

Sc – single crochet

Sk – skip

Sl st – slip stitch

Cowl:

Ch 36.

Row 1: Sc in 2nd ch from hook and in each ch across. Ch 1, turn. 35 sc

Rows 2 – 4: Sc in each sc across. Ch 1, turn.

Row 5: Sc in each sc across. Ch 2, turn.

Row 6: Sk 2 sc, 3 dc in next dc, (ch 1, sk 3 sc, 3 dc in next sc) 7 times, ch 1, sk 3 dc, 2 dc in last dc. Ch 2, turn. 8 3- dc shells + 3 dc, 1 at the beginning of the row, 2 at the end

Row 7: Sk next dc, dc in next ch-1 sp, dc in center st of 3 consecutive sc in row below, dc in same ch-1 sp, *ch 1, sk 3 dc, dc in next ch-1 sp, dc in center st of 3 consecutive sc in row below, dc in same ch-1 sp. Rep from * across, ch 1, sk 3 dc, 2 dc in sp created by turning ch-2. Ch 2, turn.

Row 8: Sk next dc, dc in next ch-1 sp, dc in center st of 3 consecutive dc in row below, dc in same ch-1 sp, *ch 1, sk 3 dc, dc in next ch-1 sp, dc in center st of 3 consecutive sc in row below, dc in same ch-1 sp. Rep from * across, ch 1, sk 3 dc, 2 dc in sp created by turning ch-2. Ch 2, turn.

Rep Row 8 for pattern until work measures 31” from start. Ch 1 at end of last row.

Buttonhole Band:

Row 1: Sc in each of first 2 dc, dc in next ch-1 sp, dc in center st of 3 consecutive dc in row below, dc in same ch-1 sp, *sk 1 dc, sc in next dc, sk next dc,, dc in next ch-1 sp, dc in center st of 3 consecutive sc in row below, dc in same ch-1 sp. Rep from * across, sk 1 dc, sc in each of next 2 dc and in top of turning ch-2. Ch 1, turn. 36 sc

Rows 2 – 3: Sc in each st across. Ch 1, turn.

Row 4: Sc in each of first 3 sc, ch 2, sk 2 sc, (sc in each of next 5 sc, ch 2, sk 2 sc) 4 times, sc in each of last 3 sc. Ch 1, turn. 5 buttonholes

Row 5: Sc in each sc across, 2 sc in each ch-2 sp across. Ch 1, turn. 36 sc

Row 6: Sc in each sc across. End off.

Finishing:

Work 1 row sc along each long edge.

Stitch buttons into place opposite buttonholes.

Weave in ends.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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