Kame Cowl by Anne McFarland

Kame Cowl

November 2019
Aran (8 wpi) ?
15 stitches and 5 rows = 4 inches
in patt, blocked.
5.5 mm (I)
392 yards (358 m)
8" wide and 46" in circumference
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This pattern is available from interweave.com for $5.50.

Despite its icy-blue color, this cowl will still keep you warm throughout the winter months. Colors and stitch patterns are alternated in this project, resembling melting ice along the sides of a glacier. Wear this cowl long or double it up for extra protection against chilly temperatures.

Difficulty Beginner

Yarn Weight 4

Finished Size 8” wide and 46” in circumference.

Yarn Paintbox Yarns Wool Mix Aran (distributed by LoveCrafts) (50% wool, 50% acrylic; 196 yd 180 m/ 3½ oz 100 g): #804 stormy grey (A) and #832 washed teal (B), 1 ball each.

Hook Size I/9 (5.5 mm). Adjust hook size if necessary to obtain correct gauge.

Notions Yarn needle.

Gauge 15 sts and 5 rows = 4” in patt, blocked.

For techniques you don’t know, please visit our online crochet glossary.


  • Cowl is worked in the round with right side (RS) facing. Unused color is carried up rounds as work progresses.

  • To change color, work to last yarnover in old color, pick up new color, and complete stitch with new color.

For more information, see: https://www.interweave.com/store/interweave-crochet-winter-2020-digital-edition