Free Crochet Pattern...Merry Making Button Cowl!

The Merry Making Button Cowl is a wrap style cowl in a chunky lace pattern. One large button secures the cowl, making it fully adjustable for any wearer. The Merry Making Button Cowl is festive, fun, and the perfect project to whip up for gift giving too!

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  • 162 yards of super bulky (6 on the yarn weight scale) I used 2 balls of Lion Brand Hometown USA in "Tampa Spice"
  • N (9.0 mm) crochet hook
  • 1 Button (1.5 to 2 inches wide) 
  • Large Tapestry Needle 
  • Scissors

  • 12 Inches Wide
  • 30 Inches Long

Merry Making Button Cowl
By Jennifer Dickerson


(Multiple of 4 + 2)

Ch 26
Row 1: dc in 4th ch from hook, 1 dc in next ch, *(1 dc, ch 3, 1 dc) in next ch, skip 1 ch, 1 dc in each of the next 2 ch, repeat from * 1 dc in the last ch.

Row 2: Ch 5 and turn. Work *(3 dc, ch 3, 1 dc) in the ch 3 sp, repeat from * then 3 dc in 3rd ch of t-ch. 

Row 3: Ch 5 and turn. Work *(3 dc, ch 3, 1 dc) in the ch 3 sp, repeat from * then 3 dc in 5th ch of t-ch. Repeat rows 3 until 30 inches long.


Sew the button to the bottom corner of the rectangle on the starting chain edge with a piece of matching yarn and large tapestry needle.  See photo below to see button placement:

Fasten off and weave in and ends that remain.

© Jennifer Dickerson 2018

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  1. Thank you! I've been looking for a smart cowl for Christmas for my daughter.

  2. Sehr schön und lieb Danke für die Anleitung

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  4. Looks so beautiful but I was wondering if I’m to try it with 2 colours as “colour block” pattern, do you have any suggestions on how to go about? Thanks in advance

  5. Thank you for this absolutely beautiful Pattern. It’s stunning and absolutely unique and I finished one in a couple of days . Thank you thank you. I’m a fan, keep posting your fab patterns.


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