This listing is for a print copy of Alyssium Cardigan booklet from The Crochet Project. All of our patterns are written in English using standard UK crochet terminology.
A pretty cardigan, perfect for layering in spring, summer and autumn. Using simple stitches and a seamless construction, this cardigan is almost as effortless to make as it is to wear.
Sizes XS (S, M, L, 1X, 2X, 3X) To fit bust: 76 (86, 97, 107, 117, 127, 137) cm / 30 (34, 38, 42, 46, 50, 54) in Finished bust measurement: 82 (92, 102, 114, 123, 133, 142) cm / 32.5 (36.5, 40.5, 45, 48.5, 52.5, 56) Designed to be worn with approx 5 cm/2 in ease at bust
Materials 4 (4, 4, 5, 5, 6, 6) hanks of Eden Cottage Yarns Pendle 4 ply (100% Superwash merino, 100g/400m/436yd) in Dusk.
3.5mm hook 2.5mm hook
9 buttons 1 cm diameter Needle and thread Tapestry Needle.
Tension 18 sts and 11 rows in V stitch to 10cm/4” using 3.5mm hook (or size needed to achieve tension.)
Difficulty rating Intermediate
Skills used Basic stitches, working in back loops, working into row ends, working in rounds, short rows (fully explained in pattern.)
Construction Top down set in sleeve worked seamlessly. Worked in pieces to armhole then joined and body worked as one piece. Sleeve caps are formed using short rows (fully explained in pattern)
Pattern is written and charted using standard UK terms (US conversions given in abbreviations)