Barber Pole Cowl
Working through the back loop and stranding the yarn not in use-rather than working over it as in tapestry crochet-yields a cowl that is stretchy and warm.
DESIGNER Jennifer Raymond
FINISHED SIZE 18 (20, 24)” circumference. 5 1/2″ high.
YARN Lion Brand Yarn Wool-Ease (80% acrylic, 20% wool; 197 yd [180 m]/3 oz [85 g]; ): Oxford grey (MC), mustard (CC), 1 skein each.
HOOK Size G/6 (4.25 mm). Adjust hook size if necessary to obtain correct gauge.
NOTIONS Locking st marker (m); yarn needle.
GAUGE 16 sts and 19 rows = 4″ in patt.