Buttoned Alpaca Cowl Crochet Pattern

Crafted from luxurious alpaca yarn, this Espiral Buttoned Alpaca Cowl makes for a delightful crochet project, both simple and speedy to complete. The charming primrose pattern forms the main body of this neck warmer, while a customized fan stitch adorns the edges, lending a feminine touch.

 

Featuring complimentary workable buttons, this cowl/neck warmer ensures effortless wearability.

The alpaca yarn chosen is from the Espiral yarn line and the color above (and below) is called Cusco.  It’s a worsted weight yarn and is spun from 100% alpaca.  Working with this yarn is an absolute joy, it is so irresistibly soft and lovely.

Cusco is an array of natural colors, brown, tan, cream, black, gray, and white.  It has the look of a random handspun skein of yarn.

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Free Crochet Pattern – Squish Cowl

I love this pattern by Tamara Kelly that she calls her Squish Cowl.  She uses a special stitch called Split Bullion Stitch that involves yarning over six times which creates lots of gorgeous texture and squishiness! Tamara’s pattern is FREE and can be found on her blog that she calls Moogly, by clicking here. I chose our … Read more

Free Crochet Pattern – Stormy Weather Cowl

I liked this cowl pattern so much that I made three of them!  I did use three different color combinations, not sure which one I like the best.  The pattern is called Stormy Weather Cowl by Tamara Kelly.  It works up very fast with our bulky Snuggle yarn and a big hook.  The colors I used for the one below are Winter Sky and Pine Tree.

Stormy Weather Cowl - Snuggle Yarn

Love the zig zag design that is accomplished by going two rows down to create the stitch, a little tricky, but no big deal once you figure out where to put your hook!

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FREE Crochet Pattern – Basic Chunky Cowl

Super easy, quick too, with our Snuggle yarn and a large crochet hook!  For this cowl, I used Plethora of Pinks colorway. HOOK US Size 9.0 mm (M/N) Hook MATERIALS 2 skeins of Snuggle yarn (took about 137 yards) PATTERN NOTES Roughly 48 inches around and 8 inches wide, depending on how loosely or tightly you crochet. DIRECTIONS  Make a Slip … Read more