PDF Crochet Pattern & Video Tutorial
This breezy, lightweight cardigan is perfect for summer! It’s an easy, beginner-friendly project you can make today, from just two crocheted rectangles. If you’ve never crocheted a garment before, this is the perfect place to start!
Skill Level: Advanced Beginner
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PDF Pattern Includes:
- Sizes to fit Women's XS to 5X
- 5 pages of Instructions
- 24 Instructional Photos
- Printer-Friendly Version without Photos
- Full Step-by-Step Video Tutorial
Sizing follows the Craft Yarn Council’s standards for Women’s sizes.
This sweater is designed to be over-sized and loose-fitting. Sizes are combined into size groups.
Instructions and yarn requirements for Size 1 are given outside the parentheses, with Size 2 and Size 3 given inside the parentheses, like this:
Size 1 (Size 2, Size 3).
To choose a size, measure around the fullest part of the bust.
Size 1: Fits sizes X-Small, Small, and Medium (30” - 38” OR 76 cm - 97 cm bust)
Size 2: Fits sizes Large, X-Large, and 2X (40” - 50” OR 102 cm - 127 cm bust)
Size 3: Fits sizes 3X, 4X, and 5X (52” - 62” OR 132 cm - 158 cm bust)
45” (57”, 69”) OR 114 cm (145 cm, 175 cm)
23” (24”, 25”) OR 58 cm (61 cm, 63.5 cm)
You Will Need:
- Approx. 450 (600, 750) yards of #4 Worsted Weight Yarn (I used Red Heart Super Saver Ombre, 1 (2, 2) skeins)
- US Size L (8.0 mm) Crochet Hook
- Measuring Tape
- Yarn Needle or Blunt Tapestry Needle
How Do I Access the Pattern?
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