Finished Cowl Circumference About 35"
Lion Brand® Wool-Ease® Thick & Quick®
#154 Grey Marble 4 balls
or color of your choice
Lion Brand® crochet hook size N-13 (9 mm)
Lion Brand® split ring stitch markers
Lion Brand® large-eyed blunt needle
7 sts = about 4" in pattern.
BE SURE TO CHECK YOUR GAUGE.
Popcorn 5 dc all in indicated st, remove hook, insert hook into 1st dc (from front to back), place free loop back on hook and pull through 1st dc.
Ch 60. Taking care not to twist ch, join with sl st in first ch to form a ring.
Rnd 1: Ch 1, sc in same ch as joining and in each ch around; join with sl st in first sc -- 60sc.
Rnd 2: Ch 1, sc in same st as joining and in each st around; join with sl st in first sc.
Rnd 3: Ch 1, (sc, ch 3, Popcorn) in same st as joining, *sk next 3sts, (sc, ch 3, Popcorn) in next st; rep from * across to last 3 sts, sk 3sts; join with sl st in first sc – 15 Popcorn sts.
Rnd 4: Ch 3 (counts as first dc in this rnd and in all following rnds), (2 sc, hdc) in next ch-3 sp, *dc in next sc, (2 sc, hdc) in next ch-3 sp; rep from * around; join with sl st in top of beg ch – 60sts
Rnds 5 and 6: Rep Rnds 3 and 4.
Rnd 7: Ch 1, sc in same st as joing and in each st around; join with sl st in first sc.
Rnds 8-12: Rep Rnds 2-6
Rnds 13 and 14: Rep Rnd 7.
Row 1: Dc in 4th ch from hook (beg ch counts as first dc) and in each ch across – 68 dc.
Row 2: Ch 3, (counts at first dc in this row and in all following rows) turn. Working through back loops only, dc in each st across working last dc in top of turning ch.
Rep Row 2 until piece measures about 14" long.
Place a marker anywhere on one edge of Cowl. Place a 2nd marker on the same edge about 12" from the first marker. Sew one short edge of Wrap to WS of Cowl, gathering the edge of the wrap to fit the 12" edge of the cowl between the markers. Remove markers.
Note: A helper will make the next part of finishing easier. Try on Cowl, with Wrap in front. Wrap the other end of the Wrap around to your back, adjusting to fit, and pin to edge of cowl. Take off Cowl and sew end.
Weave in ends.
ch = chain
dc = double crochet
hdc = half double crochet
rep(s) = repeat(s)
sp(s) = space
st(s) = stitch(es)
rnd(s) = round(s)
st = slip stitch
sc = single crochet
sk = skip
beg = begin(ning)
ws = wrong side