Additional Materials:

1 Ball Lion Brand Hometown USA: Charcoal (A), 1 Ball Lion Brand Hometown USA: Silver (B), 1 Ball Lion Brand Hometown USA: Frost (C), 10mm Crochet Hook, Large-Eyed Blunt Needle

About this Project

Look stylish in any weather with a soft and simple crochet cowl. All you need are a few balls of Lion Brand Hometown USA yarn.

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  • 1

    GAUGE

    4 pattern reps = about 5 in. (12.5 cm) over Rnds 1-4 of pattern.

    Note: Each pattern rep consists of a puff and the following ch-1 sp.

  • 2

    STITCH EXPLANATIONS

    beg-puff (beginning puff) Ch 2, yarn over, insert hook in indicated st and draw up a loop (3 loops on hook), yarn over, insert hook in same st and draw up a loop, yarn over and draw through all 5 loops on hook. puff Yarn over, insert hook in indicated st and draw up a loop (3 loops on hook), (yarn over, insert hook in same st and draw up a loop) twice, yarn over and draw through all 7 loops on hook.

  • 3

    NOTES

    1. Cowl is worked in joined rnds with RS always facing.

    2. Cowl is worked with 3 colors of yarn to make stripes.

    3. If you find it difficult to join the beg ch into a ring without twisting the ch, Rnd 1 can be worked as a row, then joined into a rnd, as follows: Leaving a long beg tail, ch 56, yarn over, insert hook in 3rd ch from hook and draw up a loop (2 skipped ch count as ch 2 of beg-puff), yarn over, insert hook in same ch and draw up a loop, yarn over and draw through all 5 loops on hook (beg-puff made), *ch 1, sk next ch, puff in next ch; rep from * to last ch, ch 1, sk last ch; join with sl st in top of beg-puff you will have 27 puffs and 27 ch-1 sps in this row/rnd. Use beg tail to sew gap at base of first row closed. Proceed to Rnd 2.

  • 4

    COWL

    With A, ch 54. Taking care not to twist ch, join with sl st in first ch to make a ring.

    Rnd 1 (RS): Beg-puff in same ch as join, *ch 1, sk next ch, puff in next ch; rep from * to last ch, ch 1, sk last ch; join with sl st in top of beg-puff you will have 27 pattern reps in this rnd.

    Rnds 2-4: (Sl st, beg-puff) in first ch-1 sp, *ch 1, sk next puff, puff in next ch-1 sp; rep from * to last puff, ch 1, sk last puff; join with sl st in top of beg-puff.

    Fasten off A.

    Rnd 5: From RS, draw up a loop of B in first ch-1 sp, beg-puff in same ch-1 sp, *ch 1, sk next puff, puff in next ch-1 sp; rep from * to last puff, ch 1, sk last puff; join with sl st in top of beg-puff.

    Rnds 6-8: With B, rep Rnds 2-4.

    Fasten off B.

    Rnds 9-12: With C, rep Rnds 5-8.

    Fasten off C.

  • 5

    FINISHING

    Weave in ends.

    ABBREVIATIONS

    beg = begin(ning)(s)

    ch = chain

    ch-sp(s) = chain space(s) previously made

    rep(s) = repeat(s)

    rnd(s) = round(s)

    RS = right side

    sk = skip

    sl st = slip stitch

    st(s) = stitch(es)