Knitting patterns for matching hats and cowls.
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Shaded Mosaic Hat & Cowl
Matching hat and cowl, both knit flat in a 8 row repeat slipped stitch mosaic colorwork (just one color per row). Designed for 10 colors, it's a great stashbuster for leftover yarn. Worsted weight yarn. Designed by Mari Lynn Patrick for Lion Brand.
Greenpoint Cowl And Hat
Matching hat and cowl, both knit flat in a 2 row repeat and garter stitch and seamed. Worsted weight yarn. Designed by Keira Wiggins for Lion Brand.
Peavine Hat and Cowl Set
Matching hat and cowl knit in a 4 row repeat mock cable texture. Aran weight yarn. Sizes Hat: S, M, L Cowl: One Size. Designed by Kristen Ashbaugh-Helmreich for Jimmy Beans Wool.
Ribbed Cowl and Hat
Easy ribbed hat and matching cowl knit in the round in a unisex design that's great for men. Quick knit in Bulky weight yarn or 2 strands of worsted. Rated easy by Ravelrers. Web version is free. PDF is for purchase. Designed by Louise Bollanos for Handy Little Me.
Ombré Diamonds Cowl & Hat
Matching hat and cowl knit in a fair isle pattern with multicolor yarn that adds color and dimension to the diamond design. Aran weight yarn. Designed by Miranda Rijks.
Zig Zag Hat and Cowl
Easy matching hat and cowl knit in an 8 row slipped stitch zigzag pattern. Quick knit in Bulky weight yarn. Each piece takes one skein. Rated easy by Ravelrers. Designed by Aimee Pelletier.
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2 Row Hat and Cowl
Easy matching hat and cowl knit in a 2 row broken rib repeat. Quick knit in Super Bulky weight yarn. Web version is free. PDF is for purchase. Women's Bobble Hat And Scarf designed by Louise Bollanos for Handy Little Me.
Checkerboard Lace Hat and Cowl
Matching beanie hat and cowl featuring a heckerboard Lace pattern on reverse stockinette. DK weight yarn. Designed by Ramalakshmi Pasumarthy
Bynx Hat and Cowl
Matching hat and cowl with cables. Sizes Child, Adult. DK or worsted weight yarn. Designed by Hayley Geary
Ingrid Hat and Cowl
Matching beanie and neckwarmer knit in a 12 row cable Wicker Stitch and fastened with buttons. Designed by Therese Chynoweth. Bulky weight yarn.
Pointillist Hat and Infinity Scarf Set
Inspired by the work of Georges Seurat, this matching beanie and cowl feature stripes and spots in stranded colorwork. Designed by Katie Green
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Hoxton Cowl and Hat
This matching set features a stranded fair isle design inspired by ornate brickwork. Fingering yarn. Designed by Wendy Jane Paterson. Kit also available on pattern page.
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Spiral Snow Bunny Bun Beanie and Cowl Set
Matching messy bun ponytail hat and cowl with spiral stitch pattern. Quick knit in super bulky yarn. Designed by Lovely by Lee
City Mouse Hat and Cowl
One skein of DK yarn makes both hat and cowl in this set. Herringbone and knit stitches create a striking texture contrast in this set, and the loose knit of the hat body makes it the perfect hat shape for many heads.
Autumn Dust Messy Bun Hat & Cowl
This set is knit with the dandelion or star stitch that is usually a 4 row repeat, and the cowl is long enough to wrap twice around your neck. Sizes S (M, L)
Chain Links Hat and Cowl Set
Slipstitch patterns make this colorwork easy. Three skeins of yarn is enough for the small hat, the medium hat, and the cowl if you change up the main colors.