This is it: The one sweater you’ll want to wear with everything and anything. Top-down construction ensures a perfect fit, while alpaca-wool yarn lends excellent drape.
By Robyn Chachula
STITCH NATION BY DEBBIE STOLLER Alpaca Love, 3oz/85g balls, each approx 132yd/121m (wool/alpaca)
• 6 (7, 9, 9, 11) balls #3240 Cobblestone
• Size J/10 (6 mm) crochet hook or any size to obtain correct gauge
• Spray bottle and rust proof pins
• One button, 1”/25mm diameter
• Yarn needle
Row 1 Sk 13 (15, 15, 16, 16) unworked dc-groups following first front, join yarn with sl st in next 2-dc group, ch 3, dc in same sp as join, *2 dc in each 2-dc group across to next ch-2 sp, sk next ch-2 sp, shell in next ch-2 sp; repeat from * once more, 2 dc in next 2 (2, 3, 3, 4) dc-groups; leave remaining sts unworked for 2nd front—20 (22, 26, 26, 30) dc-groups.