If you’re in need of some extra warmth this winter, check out some of these easy crochet cowls.
If you’re not sure what a cowl is, it’s basically a neck warmer or infinity scarf that wraps right around your neck to keep your neck toasty warm in the cold weather. They can use lacy crochet stitches or denser stitches with bulky yarn and everything in between.
I’ve compiled a list of the coziest, stylish crochet cowls and infinity scarf crochet patterns to wear this season. There are some great gifts for friends. Or keep them all for yourself. I wouldn’t blame you.
Crocheted cowls are so easy to just throw on and go. They add a simple and unique touch to every outfit, and they’re so comfy and cozy. Love cozy? Check out my Crocheters Care Package. I’m giving away 100 care packages to new I Love Stitches members here, plus you’ll get lifetime access to 60+ Crochet classes, 100s of patterns and workshops and so much more.
Choose a crochet cowl pattern with elegant details to bold stitch patterns with lots of colors. There’s something for everyone.
Crochet Infinity Cowl
The Infinity Cowl crochet pattern is a pattern for a really warm cozy infinity cowl. It has a beautiful textured stitch pattern that makes it thick & perfect for winter.
Via Joy of Motion
Kana the Wanderer's Cowl
Kana the Wanderer’s Crochet Cowl is a lovely accessory for the autumn and winter seasons. Made with Lion Brand Heartland yarn, this infinity scarf (or “circle scarf”) is soft and has a wonderful drape, and is wrapped around the neck two times.
Via Sweet Softies
Warm Winter Cowl
Winter will be here soon, and I’ve got just the thing. If you’re looking for something to grab on your way out the door, the Warm Winter Crochet Cowl is perfect.
Cuddly Hooded Cat Cowl
You are sure to love this cuddly hooded Cat Cowl crochet pattern! The pattern is easy to follow, works up quickly and is sure to keep your little one warm and looking fashionable all winter long.
Via Lovable Loops
Latte Neck Warmer Men Cowl
This men's crochet cowl will be one of your favorite accessories for your wardrobe in the winter or chilling cold day. I made this pretty cowl used acrylic yarn with 6 mm crochet hook.
Via Jenny and Teddy
Winter Waves Chevron Crochet Cowl for Toddlers
This adorable free chevron cowl crochet pattern was inspired by the adult Winter Waves Chevron Cowl. You and your little one can match in this cute “mommy and me” chevron cowl. Make them in matching and complementing colors.
Via Cre8tion Crochet
Celtic Winters Cowl Crochet Pattern
The Celtic weave stitch is so beautiful I can hardly stand it, and once you get started its actually a pretty simple repeat!
Via Left in Knots
Chunky Crochet Cowl
You can never have too many cowls … I love layering them over a long-sleeved tee for a cozy yet pulled-together look for Fall. And of course, I couldn’t bear the winter days here without one!
Via Petals to Picots
All That Glitters Crochet Cowl
In the dead of winter, all you want to do is curl up in a ball and hibernate until the spring season arrives. Turn that frown upside down and let us introduce you to the All That Glitters Crochet Cowl.
Via All Free Crochet
Puff Stitch Crochet Cowl
Keep your neck warm with this Puff Stitch Crochet Cowl. Both stylish and functional, this free crochet cowl pattern is worked up using the puff stitch.
Via Cre8tion Crochet
Quick Covered Boxes Cowl
This quick and cozy crochet cowl is beginner-friendly. A self-striping yarn does all the colorwork for you.
Winter Wonderland Cowl
This cowl neck warmer pattern is SUPER quick. My testers whipped it up in just a few days. If you’re looking for some quick Christmas gifts, this would be perfect!
(Almost) 30 Minute Ribbed Crochet Cowl
This pattern is so simple, you can honestly customize it any way you would like. It’s also a perfect beginner project, as it only requires a couple of stitches.
The Cara Cowl crochet pattern is a fun, quick crochet project that will make a beautiful crochet piece that you will never want to take off!
The Zippy Cowl
To complete this project, you need to know how to cast-on, single crochet, and double crochet stitches. Easie Peasie. Google makes a great teacher if you still need to refine those stitches!
Via Melissa Voigt
Crochet Plaid Sheepskin Cowl
This stylish crochet plaid sheepskin cowl. You will not believe how snuggly it feels with that faux sheepskin fabric.
Via Whistle & Ivy
Scarfie Crocheted Mixed Cluster Stitch Cowl
You may want to buy 2 skeins of Lion Brand Yarn “Scarfie” in mustard/cream just in case you go bigger or decide you want to add more row.
These easy winter crochet cowls are so fun to make and fast to work up. They make great presents for the ones you love, and this list offers a bunch of variations. Choose from fun creative patterns for a day off, or more professional, put-together looks for a day at the office. Whatever your taste, these cowls will keep you warm and comfy all season long.
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For more crochet cowl patterns, check out these amazing patterns! The Lily Cowl Crochet Patterns, The Easy Breezy Button Cowl, Button Up Neck Warmer, Cross-Over Block Stitch Infinity Scarf, and the Outlander Crochet Cowl.