Wednesday, October 11, 2017

"Do you want to build a snowman?" Cowl MCAL

Do you want to build a snowman? is a reversible crocheted cowl worked in the round. This cowl is designed with gradient yarn in mind. The size is adjustable As with all my other patterns, this pattern comes with row-by-row written direction in US crochet term and charts.

Yarn: DK weight gradient yarn.

Yardage needed: For smallest circumference 19” (48 cm ) you need 100 gram (273 yard / 250 m) yarn. With additional 1.5” (4 cm) in circumference you need additional 23 yard / 21 m yarn.

Hook: 4.5 mm (G) (adjust hook size accordingly to get gauge), 14 US / 0.75 mm steel crochet hook for beads (optional).
Notion: removable stitch markers, 108 pcs size 5 beads for smallest size (plus 9 pcs per additional repeat).

Level: Intermediate

Finished measurements:
Circumference: The smallest circumference is 19” (48 cm) with additional 1.5” (4 cm) for every repeat pattern.
Height from top to bottom edge: 9.5” / 24 cm

The Mystery CAL is divided into 5 Clues published every everyday starting on 18 December 2017.
1st clue: Monday, December 18th
2nd clue: Tuesday, December 19th
3rd clue: Wednesday, December 20th
4th clue: Thursday, December 21st
5th clue: Friday, December 22nd

You can buy the clues only for USD 3.5,- until December 31st. The price will be USD 5,- after that date. Payment by Paypal and delivery by Ravelry, no accounts required. Credit cards accepted.

"Do you want to build a snowman?" Pattern only
USD 3.5
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You can buy the kit from my Etsy Shop.

For this Kit, your will receive:

  • One (1) skein of Rendezvous Classic DK (100% Superwash Merino) - 273 yards/250 meter/100 gram/skein enough to make the smallest size cowl (Circumference: 48 cm / 19”; Height: 24 cm / 9.5”) or Two (2) skeins of Rendezvous Classic DK (100% Superwash Merino) - 273 yards/250 meter/100 gram/skein enough to make 96 cm / 38” circumference cowl; Height: 24 cm / 9.5” 
  • Size 5 Toho/Miyuki triangle beads enough to complete the project. 
  • Removable marker (1 pcs). 
  • Dental floss (1 strand). 
  • Pattern is NOT INCLUDED in this kit. You need to buy separately in Ravelry or my blog 


  • The kits are in limited quantity, once sold out, it’s gone. For bigger yarn photos, click here. Payment by Paypal, no accounts required. Credit cards accepted. 
  • Shipping is FREE (please make sure to update your shipping address in Paypal). Please allow 10 - 21 days to reach your hand. 
  • Latest date to order: October 23rd, 2017. 

Project Set-up:

  • Once you bought the pattern, you’ll receive a notification every time a new clue is uploaded. 
  • You also need to sign up here and check from time to time for tips, additional information or revision. 
  • On your Ravelry Project Page: Click photo, then choose slurp from web, copy and paste this link: Use this image as a first photo of your project page. 
  • To respect the other participants, do not post SPOILER in other thread/forum except the SPOILER thread until 1 weeks after the last clue. 
  • Use the tag DoYouWantToBuildASnowman on Ravelry, Facebook, Instagram, Twitter. 

Additional Information:
At the end of the MCAL, the participants will receive a copy of the complete pattern at no additional cost. Pattern is protected by copyright, so participants in the MCAL are required to not distribute copies of the clues or copies of the whole pattern.

Info about the yarn for the Kit:
Weight: DK
Fibers: 100% Superwash Merino
Yardage/Weight: approx. 273 yards/250 m/ 100g
Hand Wash/lay flat to dry using bleach-free detergent. May bleed slightly upon first wash.