Bombshell Bomber Cardi by Ashlea Konecny

Bombshell Bomber Cardi

September 2018
Aran (8 wpi) ?
12 stitches and 10 rows = 4 inches
in Gauge measured with hdc sts
6.0 mm (J)
650 - 1450 yards (594 - 1326 m)
S - 3XL
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I decided to call this the Bombshell Bomber Cardi because it makes me feel just that - like a bombshell. Any cardigan that can pull that feeling off is a winner in my book!


Crochet hook in size J/6mm
Size 4/Aran/Worsted weight yarn
-approx. 650 yards for SMALL
-approx. 700 yards for MEDIUM
-approx. 1000 yards for LARGE
-approx. 1150 yards for XL
-approx. 1300 yards for 2XL
-approx. 1450 yards for 3XL
Zipper (optional, at least 18” long)

If you need help on adding the zipper you can find a written tutorial with great photos AND video tutorial for that here:

If you are using a zipper with metal teeth like I did, and you need to shorten the zipper to the correct length, I have a brand new tutorial for that as well: