Be So Brave Yarn Chevron Knit Cowl FREE Pattern by Kristin Omdahl

Be So Brave Yarn Chevron Knit Cowl FREE Patternby Kristin Omdahl


(2) hanks Be So Brave Yarn; 100% pure American Merino Wool #4 medium; 120 yds (109m) per 2oz (56g);
colorway A Cape Cod Bay (1 hank)
colorway B Picket Fence (1 hank)
US9 (5.5mm) circular knitting needles, 16”
Yarn needle
stitch marker

#3 DK Weight Yarn

Be So Baby Yarn

Gauge: 3.5 sts/ 7 rounds = 1” in slip stitch mosiac pattern

Finished size: 22” circumference, 10” tall

Stitch Abbreviations:

CO cast on; BO bind off; K knit; P purl; PM place marker; SM slip marker; YO yarn over; Sl slip stitch; K-tbl knit through the back loop; KFB knit into the front and back of same stitch; K2TOG knit 2 stitches together; P2TOG purl 2 stitches together

YouTube tutorial video here:

NOTE: always slip stitches purlwise



Round 1: with yarn A, CO 98 sts, pm.

Round 2: *K1-tbl, p1. Rep from * around. — 98 sts

Rounds 3 – 10: rep round 2. — 98 sts

Round 11: kfb, knit around, sm. — 99 sts


Round 1: with yarn B, k1, sl1, *k2, sl1. Rep from * to last st: k1, sm. — 99 sts

Round 2: rep round 1

Round 3: with yarn A, (k2, sl1)x4, k3, sl1, (k2, sl1)x3, *k1, sl1, (k2, sl1)x3, k3, sl1, (k2, sl1)x3, rep from * to last 2 sts: k2, sm. — 99 sts

Round 4: rep round 3

Round 5: Using B, k3, *sl1, k2)x3, sl1, k1, sl1, (k2, sl1)x3, k3. Rep from * to end, sm. — 99 sts


Round 6: rep round 5.

Round 7 – 8: with yarn A, rep rounds 1 – 2.

Rounds 9 – 10: with yarn B, rep rounds 3 – 4.

Rounds 11 – 12: with yarn A, rep rounds 5 – 6.

Rounds 13 – 54: Rep rounds 1 – 12 three more times, then rounds 1 – 6 once more.

Round 68: k1-tbl, p2tog, *k1-tbl, p1. Rep from * around. — 98 sts

Rounds 69 – 72: rep round 68. BO all sts.

Wash, block to finished measurements and let dry.

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