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Sunridge Cowl Free Crochet Pattern

The Sunridge Cowl is a modern cowl featuring the fun color changing yarn Abracadabra by Hikoo. This free crochet pattern is easy and works up extremely quick!

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I’m excited to be participating in the 2019 Celebrate Mom Blog Hop hosted by Pattern Paradise! Each day in May, a different crochet designer will be featured and share a new free pattern with you! There are lots of fun prizes too, so come join the fun! For the list of designers and all the details, go to this post => 2019 Celebrate Mom Blog Hop & Giveaway

With this blog Hop we are celebrating mom! Growing up we all see our moms as magical beings that can do anything. At least I know I did. I think the Sunridge Cowl is perfect for this blog hop because it is magical just like all moms out there. When you’re inside it’s simple and white but as soon as the sun hits it the cowl changes beautiful colors of purple and blue.

Use the #sunridgecowl and tag me @ktandthesquid when sharing your finished projects.

Photos are by Katiusca Between These Stitches

Photo by Katiusca of Between These Stitches

Size

One Size

Approx. 30” tall at the highest point by 24” around.

 

Yarn

Approx. 200 yards of each color in dk weight

Color A: 2 skeins of Abracadabra by Hikoo in Blue

Color B: 2 skeins of Abracadabra by Hikoo in Purple

Color C: 2 skeins of Simplicity by Hikoo in White

See the color changing yarn in action!

 

Hook

H/5.0mm Furls Streamline hook (or hook to obtain gauge)

 

Abbreviations

Ch = chain

St(s) = stitch(es)

Sc = single crochet

 

Notes

The Sunridge Cowl is worked in one piece from the bottom up.

Photo by Katiusca of Between These Stitches

Gauge

20 sc by 15 rows = 4” square blocked

 

Gauge Pattern (Linen Stitch)

Ch an odd number

Row 1: sc in the 2nd ch from hook, *ch 1, skip 1 ch, sc in the next ch; repeat from * until 1 ch remains, sc in the last ch.

Row 2: ch 1, turn, sc in the 1st, *ch 1, sc in the next ch-1 space; repeat from * to the last ch-1 space, sc in the last sc.

Repeat row 2 to desired length

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Stripe pattern: *work 1 row in color A, 1 row in color B, 1 row in color C; repeat from *

To change color: Work to the last step of the last stitch before the color change. Complete the stitch with the new color. Always carry the dropped color, do not fasten off.

Instructions

With Color A ch 2.

Row 1: (sc, ch 1, sc) in the 2nd ch from hook. (3)

Row 2:  Ch 1, turn sc in the 1st st, ch 1, sc in the next ch-1 space, ch 1, sc in the last st (5)

Row 3: Ch 1, turn, sc in the 1st st, ch 1, sc in the next ch-1 space, ch 1, skip the next sc, sc in the next ch-1 space, ch 1, sc in the last sc. (7)

Row 4: Ch 1, turn, sc in the 1st st, ch 1, sc in the next ch-1 space, (ch 1, skip 1, sc in the next ch-1 space) to the last ch-1 space, ch 1, sc in the last sc. (9)

 

Repeat row 4 until you have 52 rows. Each row will add 2 sts. You will have 105 sts.

 

You will now start working in joined rounds.

 

Round 1: Ch 1, join to the 1st to of the last row, ch 1, turn, sc in the 1st ch-1 space, (ch 1, skip 1, sc in the next ch-1 space) to the last ch-1 space, ch 1, join to the 1st st. 106

 

Round 2: Ch 1, turn, sc in the 1st ch-1 space, (ch 1, skip 1, sc in the next ch-1 space) to the last ch-1 space, ch 1, join to the 1st sc. 106

 

Repeat round 2 until you have 66 rounds (or until you run out of yarn)

Fasten off all colors.

 

Finishing

With color C join to any st of the bottom of the cowl. Ch 1, working into the sides of the rows evenly sc around the bottom, join with a slip st to the 1st st.

Fasten off.

Block, weave in ends.

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