A study in texture and subtle color play, this cozy crochet wrap by Ashlyn Holmes is worked in 2 colors of fingering weight wool Finch. Sections of both colors held together create a soft marled effect, with double-knot fringe capping off each edge.
18½ " [47 cm] wide and 63" [160 cm] long
finch / 9 skeins caspian 155 / 3 skeins audouin 157
one in size US 7 [4.5 mm]
9¼ sts and 16 rows = 4" [10 cm] in bean stitch pattern, after blocking / 19 sts and 13 rows = 4" [10 cm] in alternate stitch pattern with yarn held double, after blocking
Bean stitch, double knot fringe (links provided), chain, double and half-double crochet. Charted and line-by-line instructions included. Standard US abbreviations used.
Inspired by a vintage crochet afghan, Ashlyn Holmes designed a classic cowl in Tern for a polished look with a relaxed, lightweight feel. This is the perfect accessory for those in-between days when it’s not quite warm, but not too chilly.
42" [106.5 cm] circumference and 8¼" [21 cm] deep
tern / aventurine 421 / 2 skeins
one in size US G/6 [4 mm]
14 sts and 10 rows = 4" [10 cm] in stitch pattern, after blocking
Chain, single and double crochet. Charts and line-by-line instructions included.