The Agnes Cowl is a lightning fast chunky lace cowl that shows off a a skein of super bulky yarn beautifully. If you have lots of leftover colors from your cold weather stitching, try making a striped version too!
Agnes Lace Cowl
By Jennifer Dickerson
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- 1 Skein Lion Brand Wool Ease Thick & Quick (“Raspberry” colorway shown) Note: If you’d like to substitute yarn, just use a yarn that recommends a 9 mm hook)
- N (9.0 mm) crochet hook
- Tapestry Needle
- 8 inches wide
- 22 inch circumference
Foundation Row: In the 5th chain from the hook, work (2 dc, ch 2, 2 dc) in the same chain. Skip two chains and work (2 dc, ch 2, 2 dc) in the same chain, skip the next two chains and work (2 dc, ch 2, 2 dc) in the same chain, then one dc in the last chain.
Row 1: Ch 3 and turn. Work (2 dc, ch 2, 2 dc) in each of the chain 2 spaces from the previous row (center of each V). Work a dc in the turning chain space.
Repeat row 1 until cowl measures 22 inches or desired length.
Finishing & Assembly:
Without breaking yarn, sandwich the two edges together and seam using either a slip stitch or a single crochet. Note: if you are having trouble getting your seam neat and even, try working a row of single crochet stitches before seaming. Weave in all ends and you’re finished!
Click below to watch a video on how to crochet the Agnes Lace Cowl stitch by stitch: