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Cowls: 996 Free Patterns

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Floats Cowl in Brume

Free knitting pattern using Sport-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: In-the-round, Slipped Stitches.

Spooky Season

This free knitting pattern uses Fingering-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: In-the-round, Seamless, Stranded.

Mojito Merino Double Seed Stitch Cowl

Approximate Finished Measurements;
Circumference:
approximately 50" after blocking
Height: approximately 9" after blocking

This free knitting pattern uses Aran-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: In-the-round, Seamless.

Undulation Cowl

A free knitting pattern using Aran-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: In-the-round, Mosaic, Seamless.

Scrivadelly

This gorgeous cowl or ponchette is beautifully wrought in Brioche stitch. It is definitely a challenging knit, recommended for someone with experience, but the results are worth it!

A free knitting pattern using Fingering-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: Brioche, Seamed.

Broken Seed Stitch Cowl

This free knitting pattern uses Bulky-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: In-the-round, Seamless.

Striped Tube Cowl

Finished Measurements: 28" x 11"

This free knitting pattern uses Aran-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: Colorwork, In-the-round, Seamed, Stripes.

Cozy Thermal Cowl

This free knitting pattern uses Bulky-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: In-the-round, Slipped Stitches.

Twisted Scarf Super Easy

This free knitting pattern uses Super Bulky-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: Garter Stitch, Seamed.

Cleo Cowl

Finished Measurements: 36" x 21"

A free knitting pattern using Worsted-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: In-the-round, Seamless.

Triple Strand Cowl

Finished Measurements: 35” circumference and 16” tall

A free knitting pattern using DK-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: In-the-round, Seamless.

Tiny Stripes Cowl and Mitts

This free knitting pattern uses Worsted-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: In-the-round, Seamless.

Chunky Hat and Cowl

A free knitting pattern using Worsted-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: In-the-round, Seamless.

Equilateral Cowl

Finished Measurements: 24” circumference and 13½” high

A free knitting pattern using DK-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: Colorwork, Fair Isle, In-the-round, Seamless.

Vespers

Free knitting pattern using Sport-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: Brioche, In-the-round, Seamless.

Plume Cowl

A free knitting pattern using Lace-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: In-the-round, Stripes.

Osier Cowl

A free knitting pattern using Worsted-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: In-the-round, Twisted Stitches.

Dove Song Cowl

Brioche lovers will enjoy the intricate floral curves on this eye-catching cowl.

A free knitting pattern using Fingering-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: Brioche, In-the-round.

Scolosaur

This free knitting pattern uses Fingering-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: 3D, Seamed.

Black Light

This eye-catching cowl combines black and multi-colored yarn in a mosaic knit to create its distinctive look.

Free knitting pattern using Worsted-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: In-the-round, Mosaic, Seamless.

Squishtastical

A free knitting pattern using DK-weight yarn.

Lamana E06 Turtleneck Dickie

Finished Measurements: 21¼” neck circumference; 8½” turtleneck length; and 23½” total length

This free knitting pattern uses DK-weight yarn.

Textured Snood in Cocoon

Finished Measurements: 8¼” wide and 49½” circumference

This free knitting pattern uses Worsted-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: Textured pattern.

Equilateral Cowl

This free knitting pattern uses DK-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: Seamless, Stranded.

Do it Again Cowl

Finished Measurements: 8½” high and 21” circumference

Free knitting pattern using Aran-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: In-the-round, Lace pattern.

The Dotty Cowl

This free knitting pattern uses Aran-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: Seamed, Stranded.

Bandana Cowl

This free knitting pattern uses Super Bulky-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: In-the-round, Seamless.

Frostie Stripes Cowl

Finished Measurements: 28" x 21"

Free knitting pattern using Aran-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: Colorwork, Garter Stitch, Seamed, Stripes.

Crisp Morning Rain

A free knitting pattern using DK-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: Colorwork, In-the-round, Seamless, Textured pattern.

Swirl Cowl

Free knitting pattern using Fingering-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: In-the-round, Lace.

Purity

This free knitting pattern uses Sport-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: Textured pattern.

Blue Winter

This free knitting pattern uses Sport-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: In-the-round, Rib, Seamless.

One Row Möbius

A free knitting pattern using Sport-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: Moebius.

December Dawn

Free knitting pattern using DK-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: Cable, English Rib, In-the-round, Rib, Seamless.

Chateau Knit Cowl


https://brianakdesigns.com/chateau-knit-cowl/

This free knitting pattern uses Worsted-weight yarn.

Rose Quartz Cowl

Finished Measurements: 7” wide (14” total circumference for tube) and 66” circumference

Free knitting pattern using Sport-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: Colorwork, In-the-round.

Lace Edge Cowl

Free knitting pattern using DK-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: Cable, In-the-round, Lace, Ripple, Seamless.

Thermal Cowl

Free knitting pattern using Bulky-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: Cable, In-the-round, Seamless.

Line upon Line

This free knitting pattern uses Aran-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: Brioche, In-the-round, Seamless.

Weekend Wander

A free knitting pattern using Lace or Sport-weight yarns. Pattern attributes and techniques include: Seamless, Textured pattern.

Cozy Cowl

Free knitting pattern using Bulky-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: Bottom-Up, In-the-round, Lace, Seamless.

Wandering Cable Cowl

A free knitting pattern using Super Bulky-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: Cable, In-the-round, Seamless.

Double Up Cowl

Finished Measurement: 10” wide (20” total circumference) and 30” circumference

Free knitting pattern using Worsted-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: In-the-round, Seamed.

Aeonian Cowl

This cowl features subtle colorwork and a simple diamond motif that gives it an attractive rustic look. It is a pattern recommended for the intermediate knitter.

A free knitting pattern using Worsted-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: Colorwork, In-the-round, Seamless.

Alluvial

Free knitting pattern using Aran-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: In-the-round, Stranded.

Warm Feelings

This free knitting pattern uses Lace-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: Cable, In-the-round, Seamless.

Ridged Cowl

Best knitted with a self-striping yarn, this cowl is simple yet elegant.

Size: 8 x 48" (20.3 x 122cm)

Free knitting pattern using Worsted-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: In-the-round, Seamless.

Show Me Your Spots Cowl

This free knitting pattern uses Light Fingering-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: Stranded, Stripes.

Afternoon Delight Quickie

Free knitting pattern using Aran-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: In-the-round, Slipped Stitches, Stripes.

Pic N Mix

Free knitting pattern using Light Fingering-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: In-the-round, Stranded.

hashtagcowl

This free knitting pattern uses Super Bulky-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: In-the-round, Stranded.

Breckle

A free knitting pattern using Bulky-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: Cable, In-the-round.

Layer Up

Free knitting pattern using Aran-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: Lace pattern, Seamed.

Fair Isle Hat and Cowl

A free knitting pattern using Aran-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: Colorwork, Fair Isle, In-the-round, Seamless.

Weaving Memories Set

A free knitting pattern using Aran-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: In-the-round, Seamless, Textured pattern.

Chevron Cowl

A free knitting pattern using Super Bulky-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: Chevron, Seamed, Stripes.

Cabled Sneed

Finished Measurements: 20” circumference and 17” fall

This free knitting pattern uses Sport-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: Cable, In-the-round, Seamless.

Hanna Cowl

FINISHED MEASUREMENTS Circumference: 23” Length: 9½”

A free knitting pattern using DK-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: In-the-round, Worked as One-piece.

Peacock Ribbed Cowl

Finished Measurements: 54” circumference and 7” tall

A free knitting pattern using Worsted-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: In-the-round, Seamless.

Rainbow Stripe Cowl

Finished Measurements: 28" x 21"

Free knitting pattern using Worsted-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: Colorwork, Stripes.

Soft and Cushy Cowl

Free knitting pattern using Sport-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: In-the-round, Rib.

Voyager Infinity Scarf

Free knitting pattern using DK-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: Stripes.

Rise and Shine Hat and Cowl

This free knitting pattern uses Super Bulky-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: In-the-round, Seamless, Slipped Stitches, Stripes.

Basalt Stone Cowl

A free knitting pattern using Worsted-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: In-the-round, Mosaic, Seamless, Slipped Stitches.

City Chic Set

This free knitting pattern uses Lace-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: Colorwork, In-the-round, Seamless.

Glacier

This free knitting pattern uses Super Bulky-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: Lace, Seamed.

Malabrigo Arteixo Cowl

Finished Measurements: 23” circumference; 10” height

A free knitting pattern using Super Bulky-weight yarn.

Malabrigo Dotty Cowl

Finished Measurements: 12½” tall; 29” circumference

This free knitting pattern uses Fingering-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: Colorwork.

Follow the Sun

Free knitting pattern using Sport-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: In-the-round, Textured pattern.

Lake Autumn Cozy

Free knitting pattern using DK-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: Brioche, Colorwork, In-the-round, Seamless.

Malabrigo Dotty Cowl

This free knitting pattern uses Super Bulky-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: Garter Stitch, In-the-round.

Rose Quartz Cowl

Free knitting pattern using DK-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: In-the-round, Seamed, Stranded.

S t r i p e s

A free knitting pattern using Worsted-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: In-the-round, Seamless, Stripes.

Cabled Cowl



Free knitting pattern using Worsted-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: Cable, Colorwork.

Steel Braided Cowl

This roomy cowl features some cool cablework that is both elegant and eye-catching at the same time.

A free knitting pattern using Sport-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: Cable.

Saturday Night

A free knitting pattern using Fingering-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: Brioche.

Knoop

Free knitting pattern using Fingering-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: In-the-round, Moebius.

Pyramid Scarf

Finished Measurements: 29” circumference and 10¼” high

A free knitting pattern using DK-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: Cable, In-the-round, Seamless.

Wisp Cowl

This free knitting pattern uses DK-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: Cable, In-the-round, Seamless.

Nimbus Cowl

Free knitting pattern using Light Fingering-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: In-the-round, Seamless.
















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