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Crochet Cowl FREE Crochet Pattern

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You’re going to love this free crochet cowl crochet pattern, because it’s super easy & works up quickly.

It’s a classic and easy infinity crochet cowl to make.

This crochet cowl isn’t going to require a lot of time to finish, just a few hours, depending on how fast you crochet.

That makes this a truly great crochet gift & also a great crochet idea for markets.

 

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Crochet Cowl FREE Crochet Pattern

 

Read about my inspiration & yarn I choose or scroll on down for the free pattern. Or simply grab the printable PDF pattern:

Crochet Cowl FREE Crochet Pattern

 

 

 

 

THE YARN


This crochet cowl was made using,  Lion Brand Yarn – Wool-Ease Chunky. This yarn was a 80% acrylic & 20 % wool & it was great to crochet with.

Unfortunately this yarn was discontinued. 

 

I’m sure you will find a suitable similar yarn to use for this crochet cowl pattern. If you’re unsure, see tips on how to substitute yarn.

 

Link to the yarn.

 

THE PERFECT FALL & WINTER CROCHET COWL PATTERN


Nothings better than those bulky weight super fast crochet projects for the colder seasons. They can be crocheted in just one afternoon & looks amazing.

I love big cozy crochet cowls because they can really keep you warm & can be used for both covering your neck & your head.

 

Since you like this crochet cowl, these might interest you too?

 

Crochet Cowl FREE Crochet Pattern

1.  Mollis Wrap Cardigan

// 2. Regelo Cardigan

// 3. Actus Shawl

 

Crochet Cowl FREE Crochet Pattern

 

HOW LONG DOES IT TAKE TO CROCHET THAT?


How long it takes to crochet something varies depending on your skill & how fast you crochet. But that isn’t a helpful answer is it?

Well, I’ve developed a yarn calculator to help you get the answer to this question.

It will help you calculate exactly how much time you’ll spend crocheting a project.

All you need to know is how much yarn you will use on the project in either meters, yards or skeins. Then crochet your test square & time it.

Calculate how long it takes to crochet that. 

 

CROCHET COWL FREE CROCHET PATTERN


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ABOUT THE PATTERN:


This crochet cowl crochet pattern is a pattern for a really warm oversized infinity cowl. It has a beautiful textured stitch pattern that makes it thick & perfect for winter.

The pattern is written for only one size, however size adjustments are included throughout the pattern. Play around with colors to make it fit your style.

 

Crochet Cowl FREE Crochet Pattern

 

SKILL LEVEL: 


EASY

 

Read about skill levels.

 

MATERIALS NEEDED:


CROCHET HOOK:

  • Main Hook: 8 mm / US: L – 11 / UK: 0
  • Hook used to start pattern: 10 mm / US: N/P – 15 / UK: 000

Hook I used: Waves Hooks from Knitpro

 

YARN:

Yarn used:

Lion Brand – Wool-Ease Chunky in color Silver Grey.

 

Yarn amount used: 

2 skeins / 274 g / 274 m / 300 yards

 

Yarn characteristics:

  • 5 bulky yarn.
  • 80% Acrylic, 20% Wool

 

OTHER MATERIALS NEEDED:

 

Crochet Cowl FREE Crochet Pattern

 

GAUGE:


Measured with Quick Bubblepattern Crochet Stitch crocheted in rows:

  • 7 stitches and 8 rows per 10 cm / 4’’.

 

 

NOTES: 


  • This crochet pattern is written in US terms (more details).
  • All measurements given are unblocked.
  • Note that measurements are given as exact as possible. But crochet tension & technique might give variations in the result, that changes from person to person.

 

  • Read pattern instructions carefully before beginning to make sure you understand everything. It might save you hours!
  • Make a swatch that measure at least 10 x 10 cm / 4 x 4 inches using the stitch the gauge is given for. If your swatch matches the gauge, you’re good to go. If the gauge is wrong, you might need to change your hook. Go up in crochet hook size if your stitches are smaller & go down in crochet hook size if your stitches are bigger (more details).
  • Check yarn info if you want to find an alternative or test your yarn against the gauge (more details).

 

  • This pattern is written for 1 size, however size adjustments are suggested under the heading “Size & Measurements”.
  • At the end of each row, the stitch count is given in parenthesis.

 

Crochet Cowl FREE Crochet Pattern

 

SIZE & MEASUREMENTS:


MEASUREMENTS:

  • Width: 41 cm / 16.1 inches.
  • Height: 37 cm / 14.5 inches.

*Measured with cowl laying on a flat surface.

 

SIZE NOTES:

  • Pattern is written for just one size.

 

SIZE ADJUSTMENTS:

  • Make the cowl higher or shorter by adding or reducing the number of stitches before you start row 1.
  • Make the cowl wider or narrower by adding or reducing the number of rows you crochet.
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DIAGRAM:


Crochet Cowl FREE Crochet Pattern

 

ABBREVIATIONS:


Ch = chain (s) (tutorial)

FSC = foundation single crochet (tutorial)

prev = previous

QB = quick bubblepattern (tutorial)

St = stitch (es)

yo = yarn over

 

Crochet Cowl FREE Crochet Pattern

 

STITCHES YOU WILL NEED: 


You will need to use the foundation single crochet stitch & the quick bubblepattern.

 

QUICK BUBBLEPATTERN (QB):

Written description:

*in the next st, draw up a loop, yo, draw up a loop from same stitch, yo, pull through all* repeat. Start rows with a Quick Bubblepattern Stitch directly in the last stitch from prev row.

Video Tutorial:

https://joyofmotioncrochet.com/how-to-crochet-the-quick-bubblepattern/

 

FOUNDATION SINGLE CROCHET (FSC):

Written description:

Step 1: Ch 2 st.

Step 2: Insert hook into 2nd ch from hook, pull up a loop. Yo and pull through first loop (making “chain”). Yo and pull through both loops on hook.

Step 3: Insert hook into prev “chain” you made (It should look like you go through a resemblance of a “normal” st, with 2 strands of yarn), pull up a loop, yo and pull through first loop (making “chain”). Yo and pull through both loops on hook. Repeat step 3 until you’ve made enough stitches.

*2nd ch in step 1 makes 1 st, step 2 makes 1 st & every time step 3 is repeated you make 1 st.

 

Video tutorial:

https://joyofmotioncrochet.com/foundation-single-crochet/

 

Crochet Cowl FREE Crochet Pattern

 

 

INSTRUCTIONS:


Crocheted widthwise.

 

With hook size 10 mm, make 26 st using the FDC technique, turn.

 

Row 1: With hook size 8 mm, QB 1 directly into 1st st, QB 1 in the next 25 st, turn (=26 st).

Row 2-64: Repeat row 1.

 

Fasten off & cut yarn.

 

FINISHING:


To finish this crochet cowl, fasten thread & weave in ends.

Fold cowl double. Seam the cowl on the short edge with the yarn used, with either slip stitches & a hook or stitching with a needle.

 

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SHARE IT & SHARE PICTURES!


I really hope you liked the crochet cowl pattern!

However, if you really like it, make sure to share the FREE pattern & share pictures of your crochet cowl that you’ve made with me.

 

  1. Tag me on Instagram: Take a picture of your project, use #joyofmotioncrochet & tag me!
  2. Share your finished crochet cowl on Love Crochet.
  3. Share your finished crochet cowl on Ravelry.

I can’t wait to see your pictures!

 

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