If you are looking for a beginner-friendly crochet cowl, then this chunky cowl is perfect!
Look no further! This chunky yarn free crochet cowl pattern is super easy to make and is perfect for beginners!
It is so simple to make that if you only have one hour, then you can make this quick crochet cowl. Promise!
Read on down to find the tutorial on how to crochet a chunky cowl.
Make a Cowl With Simple Half Double Crochet Stitches!
What makes this cowl so great for those who are just learning how to crochet is that the whole pattern only uses simple half double crochets and double crochets throughout the entire cowl.
If you are a beginner then this pattern is definitely for you! Learn more about the half double crochet stitch before you get started with my free tutorial.
The Yarn That’s Perfect for a Chunky Cowl!
I used Wool Ease Thick and Quick from Lion Brand Yarn in the colorway Oatmeal because of how quick it works up! It is a super bulky 6 weight yarn that is available in many colors.
I also wanted to mention that I used a 9 mm crochet hook to complete my entire project.
If you think you are ready to give this simple chunky crochet cowl a try then read on down for the rest of the pattern!
Happy Crocheting Friends!
Free Chunky Crochet Cowl Pattern Details
Skill Level: Basic
- Crochet hook size N 9.00 MM
- 1 Ball Lion Brand Yarn Wool-Ease Thick and Quick Yarn, Oatmeal (6 Bulky)
- Yarn needle
- Tip 1: How to Half Double Crochet
- Written in standard US terms
- Chain any even # to change the size of the cowl
Chunky Yarn Cowl Pattern Steps
Foundation: Chain 50 , in second chain from hook half double crochet, half double crochet in each chain across. Slip stitch to top of first hdc to form a circle (be careful not to twist)
Round 1: (working in the round now) Chain 1, half double crochet in next chain, continue half double crocheting in each chain around. Join with a slip stitch to top of half double crochet, not chain 1. (50 stitches)
Round 2: Chain 2, double crochet in the first stitch, double crochet in each stitch around. Join with a slip stitch to top of double crochet, not chain 2. (50 stitches)
Round 3: Chain 1, half double crochet in the first stitch, continue half double crocheting in each stitch around. Join with a slip stitch to top of half double crochet, not chain 1. (50 stitches)
Round 4: Repeat round 3
Round 5: Repeat round 2
Round 6: Repeat round 3
Round 7: Repeat round 3
Finishing: Fasten off, cut with scissors and weave in loose ends with the yarn needle!
You are done!!
I hope you enjoyed making this crochet chunky cowl scarf pattern as much as I did.
If you have any questions about this pattern, please feel free to ask.
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