Arachnophobia Hat & Cowl

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Arachnophobia Hat & Cowl Pattern


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Pattern Details:

Pattern Details






Women, Men, Girls, Boys



Skill Level:

medium skill level requirement Intermediate

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • knit
  • purl
  • increase
  • decrease
  • cable
  • knit in the round

Pattern Description:

I know spiders are good and natural... but the only time they're cute is on knitwear... Perfect for a quick Halloween treat!


18 stitches = 4"/10 cm in stockinette stitch, after blocking.

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Cowl: One size fits most. Approximately 21"/53 cm circumference and 9''/23 cm tall with edges rolled. Measured after blocking.
  • Hat: Medium [Large] to fit head circumference approximately 20"/51 cm [22"/56 cm]. Finished circumference 18.5"/47 cm [20"/51 cm] and height at center 8"/20 cm. Measured after blocking.


  • Yarn - Cowl: 180 yards/165 meters worsted-weight yarn. Hat: 134 [160] yards/122 [146] meters worsted-weight yarn.
  • Needles - Cowl & hat: US #8/5 mm (or size to get gauge). Cowl: For knitting in the round (either 16" circular, or two circulars, or one long circular for magic loop, or double points). Hat: Same options as above, plus double points for crown if using 16" circular.

You Will Also Need:

  • Stitch markers
  • Cable needle
  • Tapestry needle

Suggested yarn:

180 yards of Worsted weight

About Designer

About Designer

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Emily is the owner of Twisted - a small yarn and knitting shop in Portland, OR.

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