Crave Yarn


Weight: 250.00 Grams
Stock: 0
Designer: Jennifer Shiels Toland
Style: Cowl
Yarn Weight: 3. DK (5.5 sts/inch)
Fiber: Merino
Fiber: Cashmere
Fiber: Camel
Fiber: Silk
Colors None Selected (required)

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Unisex textured cowl with simple lace panels encapsulated in a broken rib stitch


  • Crave Yarn's Caravan (DK; 70% SW Fine Merino, 10% Cashmere, 10% Camel, 10% Mulberry Silk; 230yds [210m] per 100g)
    • 2 skeins
  • Complemetary pattern through December 24, 2023.


Note: While we make every effort to have adequate stock on hand, we may need to dye-to-order.  In that case, we will be able to ship your order in 2-3 weeks.  Please leave a note when you place your order if you would like to be notified in this case.


Jen's sample is shown in a different yarn.The closest color to this sample in Caravan DK is Whisperlike.

If our kit colors don't appeal to you, find the complete assortment of open stock colors here.


Riptide Cowl is worked in one piece, from the top down. There is an option to work 2 splits in the lower half of the cowl. If this is chosen the lower halves of the cowl are worked flat, otherwise work is continued in the round. The pattern contains written instructions and charted instructions.

Sizes and Finished Measurements

One Size

Suggested Needles

-Size 3.75mm / US 5 circular needle, 50cm / 20” length circular needles to work cowl.
-Size 3.25mm / US 3 circular needle (0.5mm/ 2 sizes smaller than larger gauge needle), 50cm / 20” length circular needles for tubular cast on
OR Size to achieve gauge.

Gauge (after blocking)
22 sts x 32 rnds = 10cm x 10cm (4”x 4”) in riptide stitch pattern in the round, on larger needles.