Crochet a Celtic weave cowl with this free crochet pattern and video tutorial. The Celtic Winters Cowl can be made with just one skein of Lion Brand Scarfie yarn. Keep reading for the free crochet pattern.
The Celtic weave stitch is so beautiful I can hardly stand it, and once you get started its actually a pretty simple repeat! And my favorite part about it with this project is that it really shows off my favorite qualities of the Scarfie yarn. The gradient of colors shows off the texture of the stitches, and the stitches themselves are as light and fluffy as clouds!
Seven Days of Scarfie Crochet Pattern Collection #1
This pattern is part of my Seven Days of Scarfie pattern collections. Whether you are new to Seven Days of Scarfie or you have been making along with me every single year; I am so happy you are joining in the fun! Seven Days of Scarfie started on a total whim in 2016, and I have gotten so much positive feedback on the patterns that I just keep going with it every year.
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Celtic Winters Cowl - Free Crochet Pattern
- One skein of Lion Brand Scarfie-I used 'Charcoal/Taupe'
- M/N/9.0mm crochet hook (I use Clover Amour)
- Yarn needle
- Scissors (I always keep these travel scissors in my hook case)
- Ch: chain
- sl st: slip stitch
- HDC: half-double crochet
- FPTr: Front post treble crochet
Helpful Video Tutorials
Length = approx. 11"
Width = approx. 14.5"
10 sts x 9 rows = 4x4" square in SC
- Chain stitches do not count as a stitch
- The end of each round is attached to the first stitch of that round with a slip stitch
- The tension in this project is very loose and it makes a perfectly squishy finished project 🙂
Ch 72, join to first ch st with a sl st. Make sure there are no twists in the chain.
Rounds 1-2: Ch 1 , HDC around (72).
Round 3 (first round of celtic weave stitch): Ch 3, *skip 2 sts, FPTr in next 2, working OVER your previous two stitches- FPTr in the two skipped stitches. Repeat from * around. This will create a round of crossed stitches (18 sets total).
Round 4: Ch 3, skip 4 stitches, FPTr in next 2 sts, working BEHIND the posts of your previous two stitches- FPTr in the 3rd and 4th stitch you skipped at the beginning of the round, *skip 2, FPTr in next 2 sts, working BEHIND the posts of your previous two stitches FPTr in the two skipped stitches. Repeat from * around.
Round 5: Ch 3, skip 4 stitches, FPTr in next 2 sts, working OVER the posts of your previous two stitches- FPTr in the 3rd and 4th stitch you skipped at the beginning of the round, *skip 2, FPTr in next 2 sts, working OVER the posts of your previous two stitches FPTr in the two skipped stitches. Repeat from * around.
Round 6-14: Repeat Row 4 on even rows and Row 5 on odd rows.
Rounds 15-16: Ch 1, HDC around (72). At the end of Round 16, tie off and weave in ends.
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