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Learn how to make an easy cowl with Premier Starbella Strata yarn

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Are you searching for a quick gift idea for the holidays? All you need is a few minutes, some yarn, two hands and a little imagination.

The Premier Starbella Strata yarn is a fun ruffle yarn that takes yarn to the next level. Make a quick cowl for a gift or yourself by simply inserting your hand into one end and opening up the pre-knit tube.

One of the great things about this project is that you don’t have to know how to knit or crochet in order to make a cowl using this type of yarn. Plus you can make a whole bunch of them for family and friends.

If you prefer you can crochet or knit into the edge to make a billowy scarf or accessory with this yarn. Just one skein or ball will make up a colorful cowl or scarf in a few minutes. This is an easy way to make up some great gifts.

Directions for making the quick cowl are - Cut ball of Starbella Strata in half. Insert hand through pre-knit tube and stretch into a quick cowl. Check out the video on this page to watch how it is made.

Colors for the Starbella Strata yarn include:

Bull’s Eye





Antique Shop



Café Au Lait

The yarn can be purchased online at Annie’s Catalog or at and delivered to the store for free pick-up.

Looking for some more free projects using this type of yarn? Here are some free scarf patterns and accessories to knit or crochet using a ruffled type of yarn such as this one.

Check out more Starbella Premier yarns currently on sale at Joann’s such as the Premier yarn that gives your designs a ruffled or twisted look without any special techniques. View them all here..

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