16 Crochet Cowl Patterns

When the weather turns and the days grow shorter and colder, it’s time to stock up on warm layers. A crochet cowl pattern is a great way to fend off the first chill of winter because it’s smaller and quicker to crochet than your average scarf, giving you something to wear while you work on bigger projects.

CROCHET COWL PATTERNS

This collection of crochet cowl patterns allows you to pick your poison from range of styles. Crochet yourself an elegant lacy cowl to stave off the chill of late fall and early spring or a chunky one that will bring you through the burnt of winter. Once you learn how to crochet a cowl, you may find yourself addicted!


1. Brick By Brick Crochet Cowl Pattern by Yarnspirations

This Brick by Brick Crochet Cowl is about to become your go-to winter accessory, not only will it shield you during cold days, but it is also super stylish! Use bold colors to create this striking cowl. A simple combination of double crochet clusters and single crochets works up quickly, while the palette shown gives this accessory a distinct flair!

Brick By Brick Crochet Cowl Pattern by Yarnspirations

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2. Easy Breezy Buttoned Cowl Crochet Pattern by Dabbles And Babbles

This Breezy Buttoned Cowl is so easy to make and works up quickly. you’re looking for a fun crochet project that looks great with just about any outfit, this project is perfect for you. You might even find yourself making a few cowls for your friends too!

You can find more button cowl crochet patterns here.

Easy Breezy Buttoned Cowl Crochet Pattern by Dabbles And Babbles

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3. Boho Fringe Triangle Cowl Crochet Pattern by Simply Vintage Crochet

This versatile boho style cowl can be created using any weight of yarn, making it the perfect accessory for any season. The triangle turned cowl design makes it easy to just place over your head, eliminating the wrap around ends, so that it stays in place until you take it off. Perfect for that indie, gypsy, hippie or 70s look.

Boho Fringe Triangle Cowl Crochet Pattern by Simply Vintage Crochet

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4. Woven Free Crochet Cowl Pattern by Winding Road Crochet

It only takes a few basic stitches, a little basket like weaving and some fringe to create this unique Crochet Woven Cowl. With only one skein of bulky yarn and basic stitches the woven cowl makes a quick project that can be finished one sitting.

Woven Cowl Free Crochet Pattern by Winding Road Crochet

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5. Frog Hooded Cowl Crochet Pattern by The Hat And I

Get your frog on! A totally fun and functional hoodie that will add a little hop to your walk. This frog hooded cowl crochet pattern includes three sizes: toddlerchild, and adult. It’s absolutely perfect to keep everyone’s head and neck warm and cozy.

You want more ideas? Check these 32 hooded cowl crochet patterns.

Frog Hooded Cowl Crochet Pattern by The Hat And I

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6. Mint Color Block Cowl Crochet Pattern by Just Be Crafty

This Mint Color Block Crochet Cowl Pattern is a super quick and easy project to finish over a weekend!  This colorful fitted cowl will keep you stylish and warm! In addition to a pop of color, this pattern features a really pretty texture of combining single crochets and double crochets

Mint Color Block Cowl Crochet Pattern by Just Be Crafty

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7. Men’s Ribbed Cowl Crochet Pattern by Christa Co Design

This Men’s Ribbed Cowl is warm, cozy and easy to style. Crocheted in two tone neutrals this classic piece is quick to pair with anything when braving the cold. The classic lines bring this squishy cowl up to keep your face warm, as well as your neck. Simply made and simply worn, it’s perfect for the men in your life. 

This cowl is crocheted as flat rectangle and then seamed, so it’s easy to adjust. Adding buttons and overlapping the edges would give this granite-stitch cowl an even more polished look. 

Men's Ribbed Cowl Crochet Pattern by Christa Co Design

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8. Crochet Plaid Triangle Cowl Pattern by Whistle And Ivy

This Crochet Plaid Triangle Cowl is a fabulous addition to your winter and fall wardrobe! It’s made with #5 bulky yarn, so you can make this pretty accessory in an evening or two. It fits snugly and warmly and feature a trendy buffalo plaid technique. Perfect for fall and winter! 

Crochet Plaid Triangle Cowl Pattern by Whistle And Ivy

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9. Shelby Triangle Cowl Crochet Pattern by By Sincerely Pam

What makes this Shelby Triangle Cowl Crochet Pattern unique is the fact that it gives you the appeal of a Triangle Scarf without all the ends to fuss with. Slip it over your head and away you go! Perfect for any climate depending on your yarn choice! The pattern comes with instructions for toddler, child and adult sizes.

Shelby Triangle Cowl Crochet Pattern by By Sincerely Pam

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10. Cobblestone Cowl Crochet Pattern by Rachy Newin Designs

Inspired by cobblestone streets, this Cobblestone Cowl is an ideal backdrop for color play. Mix and match any two colors and switch colors as needed to build a cozy scarf of any size. With a repetitive yet interesting stitch pattern, the cowl is a quick, engaging project that can be adjusted to work with any yarn.

Cobblestone Cowl Crochet Pattern by Rachy Newin Designs

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11. Jumbo Puff Stitch Cowl Crochet Pattern by All About Ami

Crochet this luxurious cowl with incredible texture using puff stitches worked in the round! This long Jumbo Puff Stitch Cowl is crocheted in bulky weight yarnwith a 9 mm crochet hook. It is a cowl that you can snuggle into and stay warm, even on a cold day. It is tall enough to be pulled over the head and worn as a snood too!

Jumbo Puff Stitch Cowl Crochet Pattern by All About Ami

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12. Wafflin Around Crochet Cowl Pattern by Yarnspirations

The waffle pattern on this cowl adds a bit of sophistication to your look. Start your work in so many color possibilities to complete a rich looking piece. It wears perfectly from the office to a walk in the park.

Wafflin Around Crochet Cowl Pattern by Yarnspirations

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13. Autumn Leaves Cowl Crochet Pattern by Mon Petit Violon

This Autumn Leaves Cowl is a super cute alternative of scarf. Very comfortable for children, but also for adults. It adds a very interesting layer for any look – can be worn underneath the outwear or over a basic pullover. 

Autumn Leaves Cowl Crochet Pattern by Mon Petit Violon

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14. Primrose And Proper Cowl Crochet Pattern by Kirsten Holloway Designs

Lace, and warmth combine to make this feminine cowl a great winter accessory you can quickly crochet yourself! The stitch pattern is interesting, yet easy for the advanced beginner. Who says you can’t look dainty in winter? 

The crochet pattern includes the Primrose stitch and rows of half-double crochet worked in the 3rd loop to create its delicate but warm texture. If you know the basics: single crochet, half-double crochet and double crochet you’ll have this pattern down in no time!

Primrose And Proper Cowl Crochet Pattern by Kirsten Holloway Designs

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15. Crochet Cowl Pattern by Yarnspirations

This deeply textured crochet cowl is deceptively easy, yet decidedly beautiful. Working contrast treble crochet stitches over a simple double crochet fabric and into the round below, creates an interesting zig zag pattern.

Other techniques featured on this pattern include post stitches, colorwork and crocheting into the back loop. Imagine the color combination that inspires, and make one of your very own.

Crochet Cowl Pattern by Yarnspirations

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16. Sunny Lace Cowl CrochetPattern by My Crochetory

Light and airy, a great beginner lace crochet project that is simple to memorize and quick to finish. Treat yourself to a bit of luxury with an elegant crochet Sunny Lace Cowl. Made with one hank of yarn, it makes a great gift for your loved ones. As simple to crochet, as it is to wear. It’s great crochet design for your first laceweight project. 

Crochet Sunny Lace Cowl Pattern by My Crochetory

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These crochet cowl patterns are too perfect to pass up!

Before you slide into your new yarn cocoon, please post your finished works on our Facebook Page. And if you like making your own accessories, you might also like our collection of crochet scarfshawlscape, and more crochet clothing patterns we have on our site. Your to-crochet list is about to get really long!

Isn’t it amazing? Do not think twice — prepare and use your yarn and hooks and start making these crochet cowl patterns today!