Alicia Cowl Crochet Sample, Free Pattern
When i made my first strive of this sample, the buttons were only for embellishment and were not used for closure. Then I believed it’d mess up your hair whenever you pull it down your neck and thought of making the buttons functional. The crochet sample makes use of a braid made with four strips.It involves repeating the identical two steps and is a no brainer when you get the hold of it.
1. Yarn: Tremendous Bulky, measurement 6 yarn. I used Wool Ease Thick and Quick from Lion Brand. The
UK/Australian equivalent is 14 ply.
2. Hook: Hook P (10mm) and a hook H (5mm) to weave within the tails.
3. Sewing Needle
4. Three large wood buttons. I used 1 ¼ inch ones.
Completed measurements: 23 inches in circumference and 7 ½ inches large
6 ½ sc st = four inches
eight sc rows = 4 inches
I used about 100 yards of yarn. I could work it up in only one skein of Lion Model Wool Ease Thick
and Quick with a few yards left.
Sample is in normal American phrases.
sc- single crochet
sl st- slip stitch
Word: Turning chain doesn’t count as a stitch throughout the pattern.
Chain 41 for your foundation chain.
Row 1: 1 sc in 2nd chain from hook and in each chain across. Flip.————- Forty sc
Row 2 &3: Ch 1, 1 sc in similar st as chain 1, 1 sc in every st throughout until finish. Flip.————Forty sc
You’ll have completed the first strip now.
Chain 41 to start the subsequent strip related to the primary as shown in pic 1. Repeat Row 1, 2 & three to make your second strip. Repeat the steps 2 more occasions till you’ve 4 long strips connected to each other as proven in pic 2. Do not fasten off. Proceed to curly wigs cheap make button hole band below.
Note: Each strip measured 25 inches lengthy earlier than including the bands.
Button Gap Band
In the primary row, you’ll work sc stitches alongside the sides of the strips to affix them better as shown by the arrow in pic 2.
Row 1: Ch 1 ( doesn’t rely as a st), you’ll work three sc throughout the side of every strip as shown in pic 2 to get a row with 12 sc. Flip.—————12 sc
Row 2: Ch 1 ( doesn’t rely as a st), 1 sc in similar st as ch 1, ch 1 for buttonhole, skip one st, 1 sc in subsequent three st, ch 1 for second buttonhole, skip 1 st, 1 sc in subsequent 4 st, ch 1 for third button hole, 1 sc in final st. Flip.————–9 sc and three chains.
Word: Work into the chain house means work into the hole left by chaining and skipping a stitch within the earlier row.
Row 3: Ch 1 ( doesn’t rely as a st), 1 sc in identical st as ch 1, 1 sc in to the subsequent ch house for button hole, 1 sc in subsequent four st, 1 sc into the subsequent ch house, 1 sc in subsequent three st, 1 sc into the subsequent ch house for button gap, 1 sc in final st. Fasten off.————–12 st
You possibly can see the completed buttonhole band in pic three above however the buttonholes will not be visible in the image.
Braiding the Cowl
Arrange the four strips parallel to one another as proven in pic 4.
1. Put the 4th one left over the third one and put the 2nd one left over the first one as shown in pic 4.
2. Cross the center two by bringing the one on the left over the one on the correct as proven in pic 5.
Repeat the above two steps till you braid the entire size of the strips. Arrange the shorter sides of the strips as proven in pic 6 under, proceed to work the button band as given under.
Row 1: Sl st to the nook of the first strip on right and work three sc throughout the first strip , continue to work three sc throughout the 2nd, 3rd, and 4th sts. At the top of this round, you’ll have joined all of the four strips collectively. Flip. ———-12 sc
Row 2: Ch 1 ( doesn’t rely as a st), 1 sc in every st throughout. Flip.——12 sc
Row 3: Ch 1 ( does not depend as a st), 1 sc in each st across. Fasten off.——12 sc
1. Weave within the yarn tails on the again of your cowl utilizing a smaller hook. I used H ( 5mm).
2. Sew the three buttons onto the button band on the factors proven in pic 7.