Diagonal Swirl Cowl by Marie Segares

Diagonal Swirl Cowl

Crochet
February 2019
BellaTuBoheme Caterpillar DK
DK (11 wpi) ?
17 stitches = 4 inches
in 17 sts = 4” (10 cm) across in pattern. Exact gauge is not critical for this project.
5.0 mm (H)
250 - 300 yards (229 - 274 m)
Adult: 22.5” (57 cm) long x 7” (18 cm) wide after blocking.
US
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This quick cowl uses a traveling stitch to add texture. It’s a great project to make with hand dyed yarn since the simple stitch pattern lets the yarn shine.

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Skills Used
Basic crochet stitches: chain, double crochet, half double crochet, slip stitch, treble (triple) crochet
Crocheting flat in rows, skipping stitches, crocheting in chain spaces
Special stitch pattern: FPdc (with written instructions and linked video tutorial)

Skill Level
Intermediate

Finished Size
Adult: 22.5” (57 cm) long x 7” (18 cm) wide after blocking.

Materials
BellaTuBoheme Caterpillar DK yarn (100 % wool, 3.5 oz/100 g/250 yd/229 m) – 2 skein in any colorway, or approximately 300 yd (274 m) in any light weight yarn.

US Size H-8/5 mm crochet hook, or size needed to obtain gauge.

0.75” sew-through or shank buttons - 5 buttons.

Yarn needle with an eye small enough to fit through button holes.

Gauge
17 sts = 4” (10 cm) across in pattern. Exact gauge is not critical for this project.