Herringbone Cowl by Sarah Lora

Herringbone Cowl

Crochet
December 2012
Sport (12 wpi) ?
16 stitches and 13 rows = 4 inches
in post sts
5.5 mm (I)
900 - 1200 yards (823 - 1097 m)
One size fits most: 36”(91 cm) circumference, 18” (46 cm) height
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A simple post stitch pattern creates this simple, sophisticated, warm and thick cowl. This versatile cowl can be worn around the neck, over the shoulders, over the head, or even as a skirt! This is a perfect pattern to keep you cozy as temperatures drop.

This is an intermediate level project because of the post stitches, but it is suitable for an adventurous beginner!

Materials
Galler Yarns Heather Prime Alpaca, 204 colorway (0.5 lb/228 g, 600 yds/549 m) – 2 skeins

US I-9/5.5 mm crochet hook or any size needed to obtain gauge

Yarn needle

Great cowl styling tips can be found in this blog post on Mary Jane Hall’s Positively Crochet.