Welcome to the Button Up Cowl Free Crochet Pattern! This is the second pattern in my winter set using Caron Latte Cakes by Yarnspirations.
If you have only two of the Caron Latte Cakes by Yarnspirations, you will have enough to complete this complete set of winter wear!
Featuring Caron Latte Cakes
When you ask people about the Caron Latte Cakes, usually the first thing they say is that they are so soft! So you can imagine how soft this set is. The yarn IS super soft, but also has great weight and drape because of it’s nylon/acrylic composition.
The result for this cowl is a product that is not bulky and wears nicely under a coat or over a sweater. The pattern is worked flat in rows and then at the end folded and buttoned along the side.
The free crochet pattern for the slouch hat pictured above is also now available on my blog, including video tutorial. You will find it here: Puff Stitch Slouch Hat – Free Crochet Pattern
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The pattern will be written out in full below, but should you like to save this pattern to your library or purchase a convenient PDF, you may do so in my Etsy and Ravelry Shops:
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Button Up Cowl:
Skill Level: Easy
Gauge: 13 sc x 11 rows = 4 inches
Finished Size: Approximately 9 x 28.8 inches laid flat.
Yarn: 1 Caron Latte Cake ® by Yarnspirations™ (58% Acrylic, 42% Nylon; 8.8 oz, 250 g; 530 yds, 485 m). Bulky Weight (5). Colour: Coconut Cream.
Hook: Size J/10 (6.00 mm) hook.
Notions: Yarn Needle, three 1.25 – 1.5 inch buttons, stitch markers/pins for marking button placement.
Stitches and Abbreviations:
Blo – Back Loop Only
Ch – Chain
Rpt – Repeat
Sc – Single Crochet
Sk – Skip
Sl st – Slip stitch
Yo – Yarn over
– Pattern is written in American English terms.
– Pattern is worked in rows.
– Ch 1 at beg of row does not count as stitch.
– Weave in ends as needed.
Row 1: Sc in the 2nd ch from hook and in each across. Turn. (94 sts)
Row 2: Ch 1, working in the blo, sc in the first st and in each st across. Turn.
Rows 3-5: Repeat row 2.
Row 6: Ch 1, working in the blo, sc in the first 5 sts, ch 2, sk the next 2 sts, sc in the next st and in each st across. Turn. (Note: The ch-2 space will form the first button hole).
Row 7: Ch 1, working in the blo (except for when working in the ch sts, you will work inder both loops), sc in each sc and ch across. Turn.
Rows 8-21: Repeat row 2.
Row 22: Ch 1, working in the blo, sc in the first 5 sts, ch 2, sk the next 2 sts, sc in the next st and in each st across. Turn. (Note: The ch-2 space will form the second button hole).
Row 23: Ch 1, working in the blo (except for when working in the ch sts, you will work under both loops), sc in each sc and ch across. Turn.
Rows 24-37: Repeat row 2.
Row 38: Ch 1, working in the blo, sc in the first 5 sts, ch 2, sk the next 2 sts, sc in the next st and in each st across. Turn. (Note: The ch-2 space will form the third button hole).
Row 39: Ch 1, working in the blo (except for when working in the ch sts, you will work under both loops), sc in each sc and ch across. Turn.
Rows 40-43: Repeat row 2.
Fasten off, weave in ends.
To position buttons:
Lay cowl flat, right side facing, with the button holes on the right side. For first button, count up 8 rows of stitches from the bottom and measure 1.25 inches in from the left side. Mark this spot for your first button. Measure 3.5 inches from the first button across (continue to follow in line with the first button along the 8th row of stitches), mark this spot for the second button. For the final button, once again measure 3.5 inches from the second button across (continue to follow in line with the first and second buttons along the 8th row of stitches), mark this spot for the third button. Before attaching the buttons, I double checked the placement by folding the cowl and making sure the marked spots lined up with the button holes. Make any adjustments as necessary. Sew on buttons and weave in your ends.
For a free video tutorial on how to make the Button Up Cowl, check out this link below!
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I just discovered you via mooglyblog.com’s Hookin on Hump Day. Your patterns are wonderful! I’ve not had the opportunity to use the Caron Latte Cakes yet. Is the “furry” result typical for this yarn? It’s lovely! I look forward to using some of your patterns soon!
Awe thank you! I’m so glad you found me 🙂 yes the furry result is typical of the Latte Cake Yarn – it is so soft!!
I would like to print the free pattern for the button up cowl, please.
You would have to print it from your browser. The PDF can be purchased from my Etsy or Ravelry shops linked in the post for $2.50 CAD
Laura P. says
Can I make this with just “any old” worsted yarn? I want to crochet some mittens, cowls and hats and donate to charity using yarn I already have. Just wanted to get your feedback on that. Thank you!