Crochet the delightful "Dewette Cowl" Kit ...
Featuring Isager Alpaca 2 yarn!
Like a pair of melodies, the Dewette Cowl blends two colors to create a chorus of harmonious hues while keeping you warm! With a simple crochet stitch, drops of color blend in and out of each other like light in early morning dew. A delicate lace design accents one edge giving this easy to wear cowl an elegant border.
Kits available in 6 colors: Get the pattern and all the yarn you need with one click!
Dewette Cowl Kit
by Amy Zimmerman
The Dewette cowl is worked in the round with an easy moss stitch. Simple row by row color changes keep things interesting. The pattern instructions for the lace border (added at the end) are both written out and charted.
Did we mention it's reversible? You can fold it down for a more casual look or wear it up for more warmth and never have the 'wrong side' showing. You'll love wearing this beautiful cowl!
Approx. 21" circumference and 12" tall, after blocking
Approx. 270 yards of MC and 160 yards of CC
1 x Dewette Cowl Kit
Shown in Chartreuse/Red and Dusty Plum/Green
US G [4.00 mm] crochet hooks OR size needed to obtain gauge
29 sts = 4" in moss stitch, after blocking
Each kit comes with the pattern and two skeins of Isager's "Alpaca 2" ... a wonderful 2-ply blend of soft alpaca and lambs wool. With great stitch definition it's wonderful for any fine gauge garment, shawl or scarf project!
50% Alpaca / 50% Wool
Yardage / Weight
270 yds in 50g
26 sts over 4" on US 2-3 [3.00mm - 3.25mm]
Hand Wash, Dry Flat
Join Amanda "Mandobug" Cowl "Crochet Along Together" ...
Featuring HiKoo Simplicity in over 60 colors ... 20% Off
“Easy as 1-2-3” is a three color cowl perfect for those looking to learn how to crochet. The pattern features three of the most commonly used crochet stitches in an order that allows you to build your crochet skills. Each stitch is worked in a different color creating eye catching blocks of color that also help you learn to read your stitches. If you have been wanting to learn to crochet and are looking for an easy and stylish design, this project is for you!
As always, we're delighted to help you find all the info you need to crochet this project and participate in the Crochet Along Together! This is a terrific way to start crocheting ... the Crochet Along Together starts March 2nd!
Easy as 1-2-3 Cowl
by Amanda Mannas
Pattern Free on Ravelry
This is not a Mystery KAL! The pattern will be released in 4 weekly segments starting on Thursday, March 2nd, 2017. You can put it into your Ravelry Library on or after March 2nd to automatically get the actual pattern and any updates during the CAT.
Skills you will learn during this CAT include how to crochet a chain, a single crochet, a half double crochet and double crochet. You will also learn how to whip stitch, weave in yarn ends ... not to mention how to read a crochet pattern and a crochet chart.
March 2nd, 2017
March 9th, 2017
March 16th, 2017
March 23rd, 2017
The Crochet Along Together will run for a month ... each week a series of written instructions, charts and video tutorials will take you through each step of the project. Updates will be posted to Ravelry ...
Video clips will be posted on Skacel's YouTube channel ...
47" Circumference x 5.25" Width (when laid flat)
3 skeins HiKoo Simplicity - 20% Off - 1 skein each of your three favorite colors!
Shown in Silver Hair (#36) / Aqua Mint (#09) / Deep Turquoise (#10)
117 yds color A (1 skein), 117 yds color B (1 skein), 117 yds color C (1 skein)
1 x 4.00mm Hook (see note below ...)
Note: There is no standard US sizing for crochet hooks! For example ... Skacel's addi 4.00mm hooks are labeled (F). Ravelry and other manufacturers call a 4.00mm crochet hook a size (G) ...
Adjust your size to obtain gauge.
20 stitches and 18.5 rows = 4 inches in Single Crochet
Machine Wash, Cold, Dry Flat
HiKoo's "Simplicity" is a buttery soft yarn that is available in a huge selection of colors. Machine washable and very hardy, this yarn is wonderful for afghans, children's wear, and anything else that gets daily use!
55% Superwash Wool / 28% Acrylic / 17% Nylon
Yardage / Weight
117 yarns in 50g
Crochet: 20 stitches and 18.5 rows = 4 inches in Single Crochet
Knitting: 20-22 Stitches over 4.0 inches/10 cm.
Hand Wash, Dry Flat
Amanda put together the terrific Silver Hair / Aqua Mint / Deep Turquoise colorway ... but options are good! With over 60 colors of Simplicity to choose from, we thought we would create a few more colorways to get you started ... take a look!
Don't miss out on the fun! The CAT is FREE and Skacel is sponsoring a drawing for one first prize and two second place prizes. Winners will be chosen on April 25th! For more information on the contest, prizes and how to enter visit SkacelKnitting.com.
You can connect, ask questions, share photos, and get help via the Skacel Collection, Inc. Ravelry group. Questions are typically answered daily. It's like having a knitting tutor 24/7! You're also encouraged to share progress photos to the FiberWild and Friends group on Ravelry.