Knitted Adorable Cowl

Crafted with love and care, this charming cowl is a testament to the art of knitting. The intricate stitches and soft yarn combine to create a truly adorable accessory that will keep you warm and stylish during the colder months. The cowl's design features a delicate pattern that adds a touch of elegance to any outfit, making it a versatile piece that can be dressed up or down. Whether you're heading out for a casual stroll or attending a formal event, this knitted cowl is the perfect finishing touch to complete your look. Made from the softest yarn, it feels like a gentle hug around your neck, providing warmth and protection against the chilly weather. The adorable design adds a playful touch, making it a fun and fashionable choice for both everyday wear and special occasions. Wrap yourself in the warmth and charm of this knitted cowl, and let it be a reflection of your unique style and personality.

Knitting Needle Size9 or 5.5 mm

Yarn Weight(4) Medium Weight/Worsted Weight and Aran (16-20 stitches to 4 inches)

Gauge14 sts = 4" [10 cm]; 24 rows = 4" [10 cm] in Garter stitch. CHECK YOUR GAUGE. Use any size needles to obtain the gauge.

Finished SizeCowl measures 12" [38 cm] tall x 36" [91.5cm] circumference.

Materials List

  • RED HEART® With Love® Metallic™: 2 balls 8918 Red
  • Susan Bates® Knitting Needles: 5.5mm [US 9]
  • Stitch markers
  • Yarn needle



Cowl is worked from one short end to opposite short edge. Edges are sewn together to make Cowl. Number of sts changes over repeat of pattern stitch.

Special Abbreviation

skp: (1 st decrease) Slip 1, knit 1, pass slipped stitch over.


  1. Cast on 48 sts.
  2. Row 1 (Right Side): K10, place marker, k1, [skp, k9, k2tog] twice, k1, place marker, k10 – 44 sts.
  3. Row 2: K10, slip marker, purl to last 10 sts, slip marker, k10.
  4. Row 3: Knit to first marker, slip marker, k1, [skp, k7, k2tog] twice, k1, slip maker, k10 – 40 sts.
  5. Row 4: K10, slip marker, purl to last 10 sts, slip marker, k10.
  6. Row 5: Knit to first marker, slip marker, k1, [skp, yo, (k1, yo) 5 times, k2tog] twice, k1, slip maker, k10 – 48 sts.
  7. Row 6: Knit.
  8. Repeat Rows 1-6 until piece measures 36" [91.5 cm] from beginning, end with a Row 6.
  9. Bind off.


  1. Sew short edges together.
  2. Weave in ends.


cm centimeters
k knit
k2tog knit 2 sts together
mm millimeters
p purl
st(s) stitch(es)
tog together
yo yarn over
[ ] work directions in brackets the number of times specified
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