Brewer Jacket by Linda Dean

Brewer Jacket

Crochet
September 2015
DK (11 wpi) ?
6.0 mm (J)
2304 - 3456 yards (2107 - 3160 m)
Instructions given fit man’s size small; changes for medium, large, X-large and 2X-large are in ( ).
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This pattern is available from e-patternscentral.com for $3.99.

Skill Level
Intermediate

Finished Measurements
Chest: 41 inches (small) (45 inches (medium), 48 inches (large), 52 inches (X-large), 57 inches (2X-large))
Length: 29 inches (small) (30 inches (medium), 30 inches (large), 30 inches (X-large), 31 inches (2X-large))

Materials

  • Berroco Vintage DK light (DK) weight acrylic/wool/nylon yarn (3 1/2 oz/288 yds/100g per skein): 8 (9, 10, 11, 12) skeins #2179 chocolate
  • Size J/10/6mm crochet hook or size needed to obtain gauge
  • Tapestry needle
  • 1 3/8-inch buttons: 6

Alternate Yarn Choices
$ Saver -- Plymouth Yarn Encore DK light (DK) acrylic/wool yarn (1 3/4 oz/150 yds/50g per skein)
Skin Saver -- Universal Yarn Uptown DK light (DK) acrylic yarn (3 1/2 oz/273 yds/100g per skein)

Gauge
22 sts = 5 inches; 21 rows = 3 inches
Take time to check gauge.