This is a perfect lightweight sweater for spring and fall, or the design can be adjusted to make a cute summer dress. It’s now my favorite sweater ever lol, for now.
This is a free video tutorial on my YouTube channel, made in size small. For anyone that would like to try to make the pattern for a custom size of their own, I’ve included the gauge below. Happy crocheting!
The printable PDF version, including sizes XS – XXL is available for purchase on my Etsy shop here, as well as Ravelry here.
Gauge unblocked: 15 dc x 8 rows = 4”
- Lion brand zz twist weight 4 medium 225 meter/ 246 yards for each skein ( I used 5 skeins for size small )
- Color pictured Taupe
- Crochet hook size 5 mm
- Yarn needle
- Stitch marker
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Stitches used & code
- ch = chain
- dc = double crochet
- fl sl st = front loop slip stitch
- st = stitch(es)
- sk = skip
- rep = repeat
- rs = right side
- ws = wrong side
- Yo = yarn over
- Bead stitch = 1 dc, * Yo insert hook around the post of dc from right to left, Yo and pull up a loop*, rep from *to* 2 mare times into the same dc post ( 7 loops on the hook ), Yo and pull through first 6 loops, Yo and pull through remaining loops on the hook