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Alpen Ear Warmer – Free Pattern

Soft, cozy, and warm…my favorite things about cold weather! Bundling up with cozy accessories, with a hot latte or cup of tea in hand! When I set to design the Alpen Ear Warmer I kept the soft and snuggly in mind while of course including some texture!

Alpen Ear Warmer Free Crochet Pattern

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Soft and Warm

The Alpen Ear Warmer works up really quick, using bulky yarn!

The pattern is worked in the round then you can cinch closed or leave open!

The stitches stand out with with regular yarn or have a nice cozy look with a fuzzy yarn!

Alpen Ear Warmer Free Crochet Pattern

The Tester Pictures

My testers had some great colour combos with the Alpen Ear Warmer Test! Aren’t they fantastic?! Some yarns the testers chose are: Bernat Softee Chunky, Loops & Threads Barcelona, Loops & Threads Charisma, Lion Brand Homespun, Red Heart Reflective, and Lion Brand Hue+Me!

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Alpen Ear Warmer Free Crochet Pattern

Alpen Ear Warmer Pattern

Materials

Difficulty

Adventurous beginner/Intermediate

Gauge

3 mcl x 4 rows of mcl, sc = 2″ Pattern for gauge: same as pattern

Sizes

Available for Free:

Adult Small: Best fit for 21″-22″ head circumference Length of chain before joining 19″-20″ (slight stretch) Width: 4.5″

Available in the Premium PDF: Child, Toddler, Adult Small, and Adult Large

Stitch Abbreviations

  • ch – Chain
  • sc – Single Crochet
  • mcl – Mixed Clusterst(s) – Stitch(es)
  • sk – Skip
  • st(s) – Stitch(es)
  • Rnd – Round
  • yo- yarn over
  • slst – Slip Stitch

Pattern Notes

  • US Terminology
  • All beginning ch1 and 2 do not count as a stitch
  • Ear warmer is worked in the round
  • To adjust width, continue with row repeats until desired size. To adjust circumference (length) use multiples of 2 + 1

Special Stitches

Mixed Cluster (mcl): Yo, insert hook into indicated st, yo, pull up a loop, yo, pull through 2 loops, sk 1 st, yo, insert hook into next st, yo, pull up a loop, yo, insert hook into same st, yo, pull up a loop, yo, pull through all loops on hook (6), ch1. Begin the next mcl in the same st as the completed mcl just used.

Alpen Ear Warmer Free Crochet Pattern

Alpen Ear Warmer

The Pattern

Adult Small

Best fit for 21″-22″ head circumference

Ch 47

Join ch with a slst, being careful not to twist, ch1

Rnd 1: Sc in the second ch from the hook and each ch around, slst to the top of the ch1, ch2 (46 sc).

Rnd 2: Starting in same st as the ch2, mcl around, (see st tutorial), slst to the top of the ch2, ch1 (23 mcl).

Rnd 3: Sc in each st around, slst to the top of the ch1, ch2 (46 sc).

Rnd 4-9: Repeat rounds 2 and 3.

Once you’ve completed the final round, tie off leaving long tail to cinch ear warmer and weave in.

Using your yarn needle and long tail, weave through the fabric down the ear warmer and pull to cinch. Secure the cinch on the back and weave in all ends.

Alpen Ear Warmer Free Crochet Pattern

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Alpen Ear Warmer Free Crochet Pattern

All Set!!!

There you have it! Your very own Alpen Ear Warmer!

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Make The Set!

Check out the matching Alpen Cowl!!

Alpen Ear Warmer and Cowl Set

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I hope you love your Alpen Ear Warmer!! I would love to see how yours turn out!

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Please feel free to sell your handmade products created from this original Through The Loop Yarn Craft pattern. I ask that you please give credit to Ashley Edmonds from TTLYC as the designer, when possible, and link back to www.throughtheloopyc.com and/or @throughtheloopyarncraft (on social media) when selling and sharing images online.

Xo,

Ashley

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