Backflip cardigan :
” Doing a backflip, also called a back-tuck, somi, or salto, is a great way to show off your flexibility and agility, but it’s also an advanced skill. ”
Backflip cardigan : a crochet pattern features a beautiful textured body stitch pattern, comfortable fit, roomy sleeves and a bit of a challenging shoulder/back construction.
The front sections are continued partway up the back, shaping a shoulderline that goes downwards and is seamed onto top of the back panel.
This cardigan is worked bottom up in separate pieces. Seams are closed, and both sleeves are worked onto cardigan in rounds.
Ribbed edgings and cuffs to finish this design.
Fully written instructions in 7 sizes in English (both UK and US terms) and in Dutch.
A crochet chart and schematic are included.
Finished back width :
XS : 38 cm /15 in
S : 42 cm / 16,75 in
M : 50 cm / 20 in
L : 58 cm / 23 in
XL : 66 cm / 26,25 in
2XL : 74 cm / 29,50 in
3XL : 78 cm / 31 in
Yarn : aran / worsted weight yarn : between 1150 and 2200 m depending on the size.
Hobbii Friends Wool, 100 % wool,
50g/100m/109yds, colour 07 Dune : 12 (13, 116, 18, 20, 22) balls.
Crochet hook : 4,5 mm and 4 mm
Skill level : intermediate to advanced
This pattern has been tested and tech edited.