Images

Quick Stitch Cardigan
Reset

Quick Stitch Cardigan

Crafting Time:
  • Varies
Skill Level:
  • Intermediate
Project Courtesy of: Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft Stores
Print Project Description Add to Project List

Additional Information

Description


SUPPLIES & TOOLS:

  • Big Twist™ Baby Yarn: 1 (1,2,2) skeins Cottontail (A) 1 skein each: Banana (B); Sweetpea (C); Bluebird (D)
  • Crochet hook size H/8 [5 mm] or size for gauge
  • 5 buttons
  • Scissors
  • Tape measure
  • Yarn needle

Gauge: 13 hdc & 9 rows= 4" [10 cm].
    • Stripe Pat (worked in pat)
    • 2 rows D, 2 rows C, 2 rows B, 2 rows C, 2 rows D.
    • These 10 rows form Stripe Pat.

    DIRECTIONS:

      • Sizes 6 (12,18,24) mos. Written for smallest size. Changes for larger sizes in ( ).

      • To fit chest measurement
      • 6 mos 17" [43 cm]
      • 12 mos 18" [45.5 cm]
      • 18 mos 19" 48 cm]
      • 24 mos 20" [51 cm]

      • Finished chest
      • 6 mos 20 1/2" [52 cm]
      • 12 mos 22" [56 cm]
      • 18 mos 24" [61 cm]
      • 24 mos 26" [66 cm]

      • Body & Sleeves are worked in one piece. To join colors, work to last loops on hook of first color. Draw new color through & proceed. Ch 2 at beg of row counts as hdc.

      • Body:
      • Beg at lower edge of Back, with A, ch 33 (37-41-45).
      • Row 1: (RS). 1 hdc in 3rd ch from hook (counts as 2 hdc). *Skip next ch. 2 hdc in next ch. Rep from * to end of ch. Turn. 32 (36-40-44) hdc.
      • Row 2: Ch 2. Skip first 2 hdc. *2 hdc in next sp between two 2-hdc groups. Rep from * to last 2 sts. Skip next hdc. 1 hdc in top of turning ch. Turn.
      • Row 3: Ch 2. 1 hdc in sp between first hdc & next 2-hdc group. *2 hdc in next sp between two 2-hdc groups. Rep from * across, ending with 1 hdc in sp between last 2-hdc group & last st. 1 hdc in top of turning ch. Turn.
      • Rep last 2 rows for pat 1 (2-2-3) times more, then Row 2 once; join D at end.
      • Work 10 rows in Stripe Pat. Fasten off.

      • Shape sleeves: Next row: (RS). With A, ch 18 (22-24-24). Pat across Back. Ch 19 (23-25-25). Turn.
      • Next row: 1 hdc in 3rd ch from hook (counts as 2 hdc). (Skip next ch. 2 hdc in next ch) 8 (10-11-11) times. Pat across Back. (Skip next ch. 2 hdc in next ch) 9 (11-12-12) times. Join D. Turn. 68 (80-88-92) hdc.
      • Work 10 rows in Stripe Pat, joining A at end.
      • With A, work 2 (2-4-4) rows in Stripe Pat.

      • Shape Right Front: Next row: (RS). Pat 28 (32-36-38) sts (neck edge). Turn. Leave rem sts unworked. Work 1 (1-3-3) row(s) in pat, joining D at end.
      • Work 5 rows in Stripe Pat.

      • Shape neck: Next row: (WS). With B, ch 9 (11-13-13). 1 hdc in 3rd ch from hook (counts as 2 hdc). (Skip next ch. 2 hdc in next ch) 3 (4-5-5) times. Pat to end of row. Turn. 36 (42-48-50) sts.
      • **Work 4 rows in Stripe Pat, joining A at end. With A, work 1 row in pat.**

      • Shape Sleeve: Next row: (WS). With A, pat 18 (20-26-26) sts. Join D. Turn. Leave rem sts unworked.
      • ***Work 10 rows in Stripe Pat, joining A at end. With A, work 6 (8-8-10) rows in pat. Fasten off.***

      • Shape Left Front: Next row: (RS). Skip 12 (14-16-16) sts at center back. Join A with sl st next st & pat to end of row. Turn. 28 (32-36-38) sts.
      • Work 1 (1-3-3) row(s) in pat, joining D at end.
      • Work 4 rows in Stripe Pat. Fasten off.

      • Shape neck: Next row: (RS). With B, ch 8 (10-12-12). Pat to end of row. Turn.
      • Next row: Pat 28 (32-36-38) sts. (Skip next ch. 2 hdc in next ch) 3 (4-5-5) times. Turn. 36 (42-48-50) sts. Work from ** to ** as for Right Front.

      • Shape Sleeve: Next row: (WS). Skip first 18 (22-24-24) sts. Join A with sl st to next st & pat to end of row. Join D. Turn. Work from *** to *** as for Right Front.

      • Edging: (RS). Join D with sl st at lower corner of Right Front. Ch 1. Work sc evenly around (working 3 sc in each corner) to opposite corner of Left Front. Fasten off.
      • Sew side & sleeve seams. Sew on buttons evenly spaced, noting open sts in pat will create buttonholes.

      • ABBREVIATIONS
      • Beg = Beginning
      • Ch = Chain(s)
      • Hdc = Half double crochet
      • Pat = Pattern
      • Rem = Remaining
      • Rep = Repeat
      • RS = Right side
      • Sc = Single crochet
      • Sl st = Slip stitch
      • Sp = Space
      • St(s) = Stitch(es)
      • WS = Wrong side

Reviews
Items in This Collection
Please Note: Some items are out of stock.

Products

null

Bt Baby Aquarium

Item # zprd_14369995a
Available for U.S. Shipping Only
$3.99 $2.99

Variations

  • Select Color:
    Click on a swatch to check availability and Add to Bag
    COLOR:
    View Details
null

Boye Aluminum Crochet Hooks 6"-Size H

Item # 2732048
Online Only
Available for U.S. Shipping Only
$2.99 $2.24
null

Bag of Buttons 4 oz-White

Item # 1070101
Online Only
Available for U.S. Shipping Only
$3.49
null

Susan Bates 3 3/4" Luxite Bulky Yarn Needles

Item # 3318342
Available for U.S. Shipping Only
$1.99
$-$
CUSTOMERS ALSO VIEWED