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Crochet Marlo Cape Pattern

Updated: Jan 1, 2020

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Hi & welcome! Thank you so much for stopping by! I hope everyone had a great Christmas this year! This year certainly felt like it flew by! I still managed to get some patterns done this year! I've been slowing down because life is getting busier but I hope that I will have more patterns in 2020!

Today's pattern release is the Crochet Marlo Cape in collaboration with We Crochet. This cape is designed with Billow. It's thick & thin giving it s very interesting texture! This is the 3rd of and last pattern I've released in collaboration with them. Hopefully you'll see more in the next year! Check out the other 2 patterns!

The Autumn Slouch Beanie & Cowl set from from October. This set was designed with Biggo, a superwash merino wool & nylon blen. Get the free pattern here! You can also save it on Ravelry!

The Squared Away Super Scarf from from October. This one is super soft and light using their fluffy Wonderfluff! Get the free pattern here! You can also save it on Ravelry!

If you still haven't heard, WeCrochet is a sister company of Knit Picks. Head on over at and check it out! They are dedicated all to crochet, with tools, patterns, yarn, and more!

Let's talk about the yarn I used! The Billow yarn is a thick & thin texture and 100% Pima Cotton. I've worked with Biggo before and have always loved it. I have many allergies (unfortunately) and find that cotton is my best friend when it comes to garments!

There is an ad-free pattern available for purchase for just $3 in my shops if you'd like to purchase the pdf.

Okay, and finally, let's jump into this pattern! The pattern is written for S/M & M/L


Shoulder to longest point 23(25)”

Width from point to point 44(49)”

GAUGE | in Pattern

4” = 10 Stitches (5 Clusters) | 4 Rounds


Knit Picks, Billow | 6 (7) Hanks | 720 (840) yards


US K/6.5mm



ch – Chain

sl st(es) – Slip Stitch(es)

st(s) – Stitch(es)

sc – Single Crochet

dc – Double Crochet

sk – Skip

yo – Yarn Over

beg – Beginning

rem – Remaining

rep – Repeat

dc2tog – Double Crochet 2 sts together

Special Stitch

cl – 2 Double Crochet Cluster

[yo, insert hook in indicated st, yo, pull

up a loop, yo, pull through 2 loops] 2x,

yo & pull through 3 loops.

SKILL LEVEL – Beginner

NOTES – Pattern is written in US terms. The beginning ch2 does not count as a st. The dc2tog sts are NOT counted as a cl st & the corner ch2 sts are included in the st count.


INSTRUCTIONS | in US terms Sizes S/M (M/L)

Foundation: Ch52 (68) & join to form a circle careful not to twist your sts.

52 (68) sts

Round 1: ch2 (does not count as st), 1dc in each of the next 6 (8) sts, (2dc, ch2, 2dc) in next st. [1dc in each of the next 12 (16) sts, (2dc, ch2, 2dc) in next st] 3 times. 1dc in each of the last 6 (8) sts. Join with a sl st to the first dc st. 72 (88) sts

Round 2: ch2, *cl st (see special st above) until ch2 sp, (2dc, ch2, 2dc) in ch2 sp. Rep from * 3 times. Work cl sts in rem sts. Join with a sl st to first cl st. 92 (108) sts. 32 (40) clusters.

Round 3: ch2, *cl st in every cl st until 2 dc sts in corner, dc2tog, (2dc, ch2, 2dc) in ch2 sp, dc2tog. Rep from * 3 times. Work cl sts in rem sts. Join with a sl st to first cl st. 112 (128) sts. 32 (40) clusters.

Rep Round 3 another 14 (16) times. Total rounds 17 (19)

Total sts 392 (448) sts

Total clusters 144 (168)


Round 1: Ch1, *2sc in every cl st, 1sc in each of the 2 dc sts, 2sc in the ch2 sp, 1sc in each of the 2 dc sts.

Rep from * 3 more times. 2sc sts in every rem cl st. 392 (448) sts

Round 2: ch1, *(1sc in next 2 sts, ch3, sl st to first ch). Rep between ( ) until the 2 sc sts in the ch2 sp. 1sc in next st, ch5, sl st to 3rd ch from hook, ch2, 1sc in next st, ch3, sl st in 3rd ch from hook. Rep from * 3 times. Rep between ( ) until end. Join with a sl st to the first sc st.


Fasten off and weave in ends. Block as desired.


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