Textured Cowl Crochet Pattern - A Free Crochet Pattern - Cross Stitched

Textured Cowl Crochet Pattern - A Free Crochet Pattern

Textured Cowl Crochet Pattern


This textured cowl crochet pattern is an intermediate level project that results in a beautifully textured accessory that is perfect for the colder months. The finished cowl measures 28" in circumference and 7" in height, making it a cozy addition to any outfit.


  • Less than one skein of Lion Brand Woolspun yarn in Plum or 127 yards of any bulky size five yarn
  • Crochet hook size L (8.00 mm)
  • Yarn needle
  • Scissors

Stitch Terminology

  • CH = chain
  • SL ST = slip stitch
  • HDC = half double crochet
  • FL HDC = front loop half double crochet

The Pattern

Round 1

CH 50, Join with a SL ST to form a circle making sure not to twist. (50)

Round 2

CH 2, HDC in 3rd ST from HOOK, HDC in every ST around. (50)

Round 3

CH 2, *HDC in 3rd LOOP in back of the first ST from the previous row, in the next ST FL HDC, repeat around. (50)

Round 4 to Round 12

Repeat Round 2 and Round 3 alternately.

Fasten off yarn and weave in loose ends throughout with yarn needle.


For help with the 3rd loop and FL HDC stitches, refer to the accompanying pictures. Gauge is approximately 6 sts for every 4".

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