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Cowl Crochet Pattern Autumn Jewels

We’re excited to share with you a free crochet pattern that will not only keep you warm and snug during the fall months but also allow you to embrace the jewel tones that define the season. What better way to celebrate this enchanting time of year than by immersing yourself in a creative and cozy project by making this cowl crochet pattern? Picture yourself wrapped in the luxurious softness of a handmade cowl, adorned with stunning jewel-like colors that mirror the vibrant tapestry of nature’s fall foliage.

Whether you’re a seasoned crocheter or a beginner looking to explore the world of yarn and hooks, this project is perfect for you. So, grab your crochet hooks and prepare to embark on a creative journey that will not only keep you warm but also bring the beauty of fall right to your fingertips. Let’s get started!

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This cowl crochet pattern is made with Red Heart Unforgettable in “Polo” which has a beautiful, self striping jewel-tone appearance. Autumn Jewels Cowl is the perfect accessory for the fall fashionista.

Texture and color. It has all the colors of fall. Who could ask for more? How about seamless. This cowl is made in the round therefore no sewing involved. Yay! I think we all love a little less sewing and a lot more crocheting.

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Yarn Used for Cowl:

Medium #4 Red Heart Unforgettable in “Polo”

Supplies Needed:

US H (5 mm) hook or size needed to obtain gauge

Tapestry needle for weaving in ends


6 sts X 9 rows=4”

Size of Cowl:

24” circumference

12” tall

Special Stitch Used in this cowl crochet pattern:

Hdcl{half double cluster} (yo, insert hook, pull loop through) 4 times in same place, yo, pull through all loops on hook, ch 1 to close cluster.

Abbreviations Used: {US Terms}



dc=double crochet


Hdcl=half double cluster


sl st=slip stitch

ch-2 sp=chain 2 space

yo=yarn over


Ch 3 at beginning does not count as a stitch.

This cowl is made in the round.

An autumn crochet cowl laid in a circle with a crochet hook, orange flowers, and yarn in the background.

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Cowl Crochet Pattern

Rnd 1:  ch 104, join with sl st in 1st ch to make a circle{be careful not to twist your chain} ch 3, *sk 2 chs, Hdcl in next ch, sk 2 ch, (dc, ch 2, dc) in next ch* rep between * around, ending with a Hdcl, sk 2 chs, sl st in top of ch 3.

Rnd 2:  ch 3, *Hdcl in next ch-2 sp, sk next dc, (dc, ch 2, dc) in top of cluster* rep between * around, sl st in top of ch 3

Rnd 3: ch 3,* (dc, ch 2, dc) in top of next cluster, hdcl in next ch-2 sp,* rep between * around, sl st as before

Rnd 4:  ch 3, *Hdcl in next ch-2 sp, (dc, ch 2, dc) in top of next cluster,* rep between * around, sl st as before

Rnds 5-27: Rep rows 3-4 alternately, ending on a row 3

Care Instructions:

Machine wash cold, gentle cycle. Tumble dry low or lay flat to dry.

I hope you enjoyed making this cowl crochet pattern. May it keep you warm in the crisp autumn air. I know you will look fab and stylish whichever way you style it.

This cowl crochet pattern featured in All About Fall

The Autumn Jewels Cowl is featured in All About Fall hosted by Carroway Crochet. On September 15, 2023, you can grab a free PDF download of this cowl through this event. On that day, hit the button below to get the coupon code.

Then return here to click on the button below to download your free PDF through Ravelry. Add the pattern to your cart, apply coupon code, and start crocheting. Remember, this will only work on September 15.

I would love to see the lovely fall cowls you make from this pattern. Tag me on Facebook or Instagram @simplymelaniejane

If you’d like another fall make, be sure to check out my Bobbily Boo Basket.

crochet basket filled with fall decorations
Bobblidy Boo Basket

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