Wow! How is it already December? Thank you for joining me as part of the Holiday Stash Down. Check out all 15 designs, that have been released each Monday since September in an effort to help everyone get ready for the holidays.
Today I am sharing the Vas’s Hug Moebius Cowl, you could really call if an infinity scarf too, but either way I think you will enjoy it. It is worked with 2 skeins of Paintbox Yarns Simply DK, I used 2 contrasting yarns for a nice visual.
It is worked up as a long rectangle, with color changes on the same side so you can do yarn carries. Then it is seamed and edged. The Row repeat is simple, so you can finish up this project quickly and have it ready in time for you holiday gift giving.
Vas’s Hug Moebius Cowl
*Hook size I/9/5.5mm
Gauge: 4 (2dc, ch 2, sc) stitches/ 6 rows=4″ (10cm)
Finished Size: 10″ x 72″ (25 x 183 cm)
Pattern Notes:To weave in fewer ends, simply carry the yarn changes up the edge of the cowl. When working the edging you will crochet of these “yarn carries”. (Check out an example here)
Row 1: With B, ch 42, sc in 2nd ch from hook, [ch 4, sk 3 ch, sc in next ch] 10 times, turn. -10 ch -4 sps
Row 2: (2dc, ch 3, sc) in each ch-4 sp across, turn.
Row 3: (2 dc, ch 3, sc) in each ch-3 sp across, change to color A, turn.
Row 4: (2 dc, ch 3, sc) in each ch-3 sp across, turn.
Row 5: (2 dc, ch 3, sc) in each ch-3 sp across, change to color B, turn
Row 6: (2 dc, ch 3, sc) in each ch-3 sp across, turn
Rows 7-106: Rep Rows 3-6 twenty five times
Row 107: Rep Row 3
Row 108: Rep Row 4
Row 109: (Joining Row) Lay fabric out flat, turn Row 108 around and fold fabric so that Row 108 and Row 1 are together (the twist adds the Moebius), (2dc, ch 1, sl st to around skipped ch-3 of beg ch adjacent to row, ch 1, sc) in each ch-3 sp across. Fasten off.
Rnd 1: With Color B join to any stitch on any edge, ch 1, evenly sc around (because of the twist placed to create the Moebius, this one edge will continue all the way around both sides of the cowl), sl st to join, change color A, turn.
Rnd 2: Ch 1, sc in each st around, sl st to join. Fasten off, weave in ends, block.