This beautiful, lacy crocheted sweater has a wonderful shell stitch pattern with lovely drapey sleeves. It is perfect over sleeveless tops in warm weather and over longer sleeves as the weather cools. Plus, crocheting with two strands of thread means less time crocheting!
- AUNT LYDIA'S® Bamboo Crochet Thread: 6 (6, 7, 8, 9, 11, 12) balls 320 Mushroom (148 Bamboo Crochet Thread Size 10 is discontinued)
- Susan Bates® Crochet Hook: 3.75mm [US F-5]
- Stitch markers
|Gauge/Tension:||GAUGE: 17 sts = 4" (10 cm); 9 rows = 4" (10 cm) as the piece is crocheted and where each sc, dc, tr, and ch-1 space count as one st.
The piece will stretch as you work and final/blocked gauge is closer to: 3 stitch pattern repeats = 4" (10 cm); 8 rows = 5" (12.5 cm) where one stitch pattern repeat consists of one shell and the following sc and ch-1 spaces.
CHECK YOUR GAUGE. Use any size hook to obtain the gauge.
Choose your size
To Fit Hip: 47" (119.5 cm)
Finished Hip: 48" (122 cm)
Finished Length: 23½" (59.5 cm)