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{FREE} LEADERSHIP : Oversized Cowl Knitting Pattern

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Get your FREE Oversized Cowl Knitting Pattern! This is a super warm & cozy, snuggle worthy, versatile cowl.

Keep warm with it all scrunched up around your neck, wear it around your shoulders to keep your whole upper body warm to feel like you’re wrapped in a hug. Wear it off your shoulder to spice up your outfit!


  • Available Sizes: One
  • Pattern Format: Written Pattern, No Chart
  • Pattern Language: English
  • Skill Level: Beginner
  • PDF Format: Printer & Mobile Friendly


  • Knit in the Round
  • Knit & Purl Stitches


  • Yarn Weight: Super Bulky
  • Yardage: 400 – 410 yards {366 – 375 meters}
  • Suggested Yarn: Lion Brand Wool Ease Thick & Quick
  • Needle Size: US 13 {9mm} Circular Needles with a 32″ {80cm} Cable
  • Extras: Stitch Marker
  • {Learn About Yarn Substitutes.}


  • Measurements: 28″ height x 20″ width {71cm x 51cm}
  • Gauge: 8 1/2 sts & 13 rounds per 4” {10cm} square {Knit in the round in the pattern below}
  • Weight: 1lb 8oz {680g}


  • Knit top down or bottom up.
  • Knit using the Broken Rib Stitch.
  • When knitting in the round you’re always knitting the right side of your work.

Pattern, Knit in the Round:

  • CO 80 STS, PM, join in the round.
  • Round 1: *K1 P1*
  • Round 2: *K*
  • Repeat rounds 1-2 until you’ve used up about all 4 skeins of yarn, ending on a round 2.
  • BO in the K1, P1 pattern.
  • Weave in ends.
  • No blocking required.
  • It’s ready to wear or gift!


super bulky yarn gauge swatch


  • * – * – repeat between * to end of round
  • BO – bind-off in pattern
  • CO – cast-on {long-tail cast-on method}
  • K – knit stitches {K1 means to knit 1 stitch}
  • P – purl stitches {P2 means to purl 2 stitches}
  • PM – place marker
  • STS – stitches
Multiple Pics of a hand knit cowl
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I’m honored to have you create and sell hand knitted items with my patterns! All items made using Brome Fields patterns can be sold at local events and online sales, in small quantities {less than 100}. For commercial opportunities, please contact [email protected] I do ask that you give us, Brome Fields, credit for the pattern(s). Thank you so much!