Aletta’s Cardigan :
This design is made in 1 piece, starting with the wide back section worked upwards.
Stitches are then increased to create both sleeves.
Once sleeves are finished stitches are decreased again, while both front parts are worked on the cardigan separately.
Finish by folding the cardigan and closing the side seams and sleeve seams.
The cardi has a fluent drape and an intriguiging construction.
Fully written instructions are available in English (both UK and US terms) and in Dutch.
Schematics are included.
4 sizes : XS-S, M-L, XL-2XL, 3XL-4XL.
Yarn : suitable for crochet hook 4,5 – 5 mm. (between 1300-1950 m of yarn, depending on the size).
Sample made with : Concept by Katia Cotton-Merino,
70 % cotton & 30 % merino, 50g/105m/115yds,
13 (15, 17, 19) balls.
Crochet hook : 4,5 & 5 mm.
Skill level : intermediate
This pattern has been tested and tech edited.