Saturday, September 27, 2014

Cozy Chevron Cowl

This chunky cowl only takes a few hours, and is that perfect accessory to keep your neck warm. The zig zag pattern adds interest, and is not at all difficult to work up. 
I used two skeins of Loops and Threads Cozy Wool in Caribbean Sea with an N hook. 
In row 2, work in back loops only, and throughout the entire project. 
Ch 32
Row 1: 1 sc in 2nd ch from hook, sc in each of next 5 ch, 3 sc in next ch, 1 sc in each of next 7 ch, sk next 2 ch, sc in each of next 7 ch, 3 sc in next ch, sc in each of next 7 ch, turn. 
Row 2: ch 1, sk 1st st, sc2tog next 2 sts, sc in each of next 5 sc, 3 sc in next sc, sc in each of next 7 sc, sk next 2 sc, sc in each of next 7 sc, 3 sc in next sc, sc in each of next 5 sc, sc2tog in last 2 sc, turn. 
Repeat row 2. 
Fasten off, seam together with one twist, and weave in ends. 
I love the ribbed chevron texture of this chunky cowl! The finished cowl is 10"x30". 
Enjoy this pattern!
Xoxo, Alyssa 


  1. I love this! What a great stitch. I also love the color. I have used that yarn before in the royal blue and the maroon color and it nice to crochet or knit with and very soft. Thanks for sharing the pattern - pinned it.

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  3. Olá, Alyssa!
    Amei essa peça, belo trabalho. Parabéns!
    Gostaria muito de fazer, pena que não tem receita em Português... :((
    Obrigada por compartilhar. :))
    Regina Meireles
    Brasil/Rio de Janeiro

  4. Looks good! Thank you for sharing this post at City of Creative Dream's City of Links last Friday! I appreciate you taking the time to party with me. Hope to see you again this week :)

  5. This cowl looks grand--I worked up the pattern as given for a few test rows. But I would like to make this for a child--cutting the initial "chain 32" down to "chain 20" or so. Any hints as to how to shrink the pattern evenly? Every attempt I've made just hasn't worked.

    1. I would suggest chaining 24, and just not doing the last 3sc in ch and sc in next 7 ch. th pattern would be slightly different, but you would still increase and decrease to make the chevron.