This Post Stitch Cowl is not only super cozy but super cute as well! The textured stitch pattern is perfect for showing off the color variations in a heathered or blended yarn and adds interest and depth to the design.
Post Stitch Cowl Crochet Pattern
Here’s what you will need:
- 2 balls DK weight yarn (50 g/135m/148yds each; I used Rowan Colourspun in the colorway SH272)
- H hook
- yarn needle and scissors
Gauge = 22.0 sts per 4 inches.
Finished cowl measures approximately 11 in. tall × 26 in. circumference.
Front Post Double Crochet (FPdc): Yarn over and insert hook from the front around the back and to the front again around the post of the stitch in the previous row. Complete as a regular double crochet.
Ch 76 and join in furthest ch from hook taking care not to twist the chain.
Row 1: Ch 2 (does not count as st here and throughout), work 1 dc in each st across, join — 72 sts.
Row 2: Ch 2, *work 1 dc in each of the next 2 sts, 1 FPdc around each of the next 2 sts, repeat from * around, join — 72 sts.
Rows 3-4: Repeat Row 2.
Row 5: Ch 2, *work 1 FPdc around each of the next 2 sts, 1 dc in each of the next 2 sts, repeat from * around, join — 72 sts.
Rows 6-7: Repeat Row 5.
Rows 8 through 25: Repeat Rows 2 through 7.
Fasten off, weave in ends.