Color Burst Cowl by Marie Segares

Color Burst Cowl

November 2022
Bulky (7 wpi) ?
14 stitches = 4 inches
in See Pattern Notes.
6.5 mm (K)
224 - 440 yards (205 - 402 m)
Teen/Adult Small (Adult Large). Photographed sample is Teen/Adult Small.
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This beginner-friendly cowl pattern makes colorwork simple. Using just one stitch and self-striping yarns, you can create a stunning cowl with many colors without complex colorwork.

This pattern is available for FREE on my blog HERE.

The free version is supported by advertising on my website. The downloadable PDF for sale on Ravelry includes the full pattern in one printable file without advertisements.

Skills Used
Basic crochet stitches: chain, single crochet
Crocheting flat in rows
Crocheting in the back loop (includes linked video tutorial)
Joining with a mattress stitch seam (includes video tutorial)

Skill Level

Finished Sizes
Teen/Adult Small (Adult Large). Photographed sample is Teen/Adult Small.

Teen/Adult Small: 46” (117 cm) circumference x 4.5” (11.5 cm) height after seaming.

Adult Large: 52” (132 cm) circumference x 6 (15 cm) height after seaming.
King Cole Riot Chunky yarn (30% wool/70% acrylic, 3.5 oz/100 g, 147 yd/134 m) – 1 (2) skeins each in 3437 Juniper Berry (CA) and 651 Domino (CB), or approximately 147 yd (220 yd)/134 m (201 m) in each of 2 colors in any self-striping, bulky weight, wool/acrylic blend yarn.

US Size K-10.5/6.5 mm crochet hook, or size needed to obtain gauge.

Bent-tip yarn needle.

14 sc = 4” (10 cm). Exact gauge is not critical for this pattern.