Quick One Hour Cowl Crochet Pattern - A Free Crochet Pattern - Cross Stitched

Quick One Hour Cowl Crochet Pattern - A Free Crochet Pattern

Quick One Hour Cowl Crochet Pattern

Skill Level: Easy


  • Loops and Threads Cozy Wool or 180 yards of super bulky (6) yarn
  • Crochet hook 9 MM
  • Scissors
  • Large Yarn Needle

Abbreviations + Stitches:

Learn the crochet stitches and abbreviations before starting this design.

  • ch(s) = Chain(es)
  • st(s) = Stitch(es)
  • sl st = Slip Stitch
  • hdc = Half Double Crochet

Gauge: 5 sts x 4 rows = 4" x 4" inches

Finished Size: 32" circumference & 13" height || fits most teen – adults (when correct gauge is followed)

Use our crochet scarf & cowl size chart to see common scarf sizes.


  • ch 2’s do NOT count as a st (skip them)
  • The pattern is written in standard US terms

Easy Cowl Pattern Steps

Round 1:

Ch 40, sl st to the first ch to form a circle, taking care not to twist. (40)

Round 2:

Ch 2, hdc in 3rd ch from the hook, hdc in every ch around, sl st to top of first hdc. (40)

Round 3:

Ch 2, hdc in first st, hdc in every st around, sl st to the top of the first hdc. (40)

Round 4-14:

Repeat round 3. (40)


After round 14, fasten off with scissors and weave in loose ends throughout the cowl with a yarn needle.

Like this? Check out our free cross stitch pattern generator, and our custom cross stitch tapestry kit.
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