SIZE: Approximately 13.5” in height with a 27” circumference when blocked.
Expression Fiber Arts Twisted Tweed Sport
Shown in colors : New York at Night (a), Amphitrite (b) and Sterling Silver
(a) 1 skein, (b) 1 skein, (c) 1 skein
If those colors aren't available, any from this category will work. We used a total of 670 yards for the sample shown.
US Size G (4.25 mm)
Beginner - This pattern is for those who are beginners to crochet and are interested in learning new skills and techniques.
Notes From the Designer:
•Darling is a simple cowl that is crocheted in the round using the marling color technique to create an interesting visual. This cowl uses three colors and basic crochet stitches, making it the perfect project if you are a beginner to crochet and would like to expand your skills.
•The design is totally customizable so you can create your own unique wearable item. Personalizing this cowl to your own preferences is very easy since rounds can be added to make the cowl taller or removed to make it shorter. Use one color, two colors, or more and have fun creating your own Darling cowl.
•A perfect accessory to wear on those chilly days when you want ease and comfort and warmth!
•Click the Videos tab to watch a demonstration of the foundation double crochet used in this cowl!
As a teacher and a lifelong learner, I really enjoy immersing myself in educational activities to expand my skills. One of the first techniques that I learned when experimenting with crochet when I was younger was to hold two strands of yarn together to make the yarn thicker. This really helped make projects work up quicker and created an interesting look when those strands were different colors. This technique is called marling. Some of my most favorite projects were made with marled yarn. The colors become softer and appear to have a heathered look. This design was very fun for me and gave me the opportunity to share what I have learned over the years with you, the crocheter. I hope you enjoy making this cowl and look forward to seeing your completed projects.
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“I have just three things to teach: Simplicity, Patience, Compassion. These three are your greatest treasures.” -Lao Tzu
What a lovely cowl!!! It is easy and fun to make and with Chandi's yarn it comes up soft and gorgeous. I love it!!!!
The colors are phenomenal!! I am working on a shawl and just handling the yarn is great. It is soft and rich to the touch. Totally pleased with the whole pkg. !!!!!
Very easy pattern for beginners
I have read through the pattern and can’t wait to start this after I finish a throw blanket I am working on....I know this will be beautiful as are all of the patterns you off
Such an easy pattern, thank you
This is a great beginner project with nice style.
Great pattern easy to follow and works up quickly