Warm and Textured 1-Skein Cowl by Marie Segares

Warm and Textured 1-Skein Cowl

by Marie Segares
Crochet
January 2015
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
12 stitches and 14 rows = 4 inches
in 12 sts x 14 rows in pattern = 4" (10 cm) unblocked. Exact gauge is not critical for this pattern.
5.5 mm (I)
230 - 250 yards (210 - 229 m)
Adult: 9” (23 cm) wide x 20” (51 cm) long (blocked).
US
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This cabled cowl makes a bold statement with just one skein. The snug fit is perfect for keeping out the wind on a cold day.

Skills Used
Basic crochet stitches: chain, half double crochet, single crochet, slip stitch
Crocheting flat in rows
Special stitches: front post cluster, front post double crochet, popcorn (written stitch explanations are included in pattern)

Skill Level
Intermediate

Finished Size
Adult: 9” (23 cm) wide x 20” (51 cm) long (blocked).

Materials
Dream in Color Classy (100% superwash Merino wool, 4 oz/113 g, 250 yd/229 m) – 1 skeins in Spring Tickle, or approximately 250 yd (229 m) in any medium weight yarn.

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

Yarn needle.

Gauge
12 sts x 14 rows in pattern = 4” (10 cm) unblocked. Exact gauge is not critical for this project.