Halloween Houndstooth Cowl Free Knitting Pattern

halloween houndstooth cowl

What are you going to wear for Trick-or-Treat? This cowl! The Halloween Houndstooth cowl is a quick knit using the perfect two colors of Baa Baa Bulky yarn.

This generous cowl will keep you looking festive and staying warm while you're handing out candy or taking that little cutie around the block.

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Halloween Houndstooth features a simple slip stitch pattern that is easy to knit and creates the jagged houndstooth design. Doesn't it kind of look like little bats?

Completed Cowl Measures: 13½" long and 26" circumference, after blocking

You will need:

  • 1 skein each of 2 colors Ewe Ewe Baa Baa Bulky Yarn, shown in Black Licorice and Orange Peel

  • Size US 11 circular 16" needle

  • Stitch marker

  • Tapestry needle

Gauge: 12 sts to 4" in stockinette stitch in the round

Note: Don't cut the yarn at the end of each stripe! Carry the alternating colors gently up the inside of the cowl to avoid having too many ends to weave in.