Britannia Beach Box Sweater by Jennifer Ozses

Britannia Beach Box Sweater

Crochet
June 2017
DK (11 wpi) ?
5.5 mm (I)
6.0 mm (J)
950 - 1500 yards (869 - 1372 m)
XS, S, M, L, XL, XXL
US
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The Britannia Beach Box Sweater is light, lacy and has lots of movement. A lovely cluster and post pattern makes up the main fabric for the sweater with ribbing adding structure to the hem and 3/4 sleeves.

Customization
Like a custom fit and look? The pattern includes instructions on lengthening / shortening the sweater, customizing the sleeves and provides both a boat neck option (pictured) and a crew neck option.

Skill Level
Easy. Stitches used: ch, sc, dc, cluster( detailed in pattern), and dc2tog. Basic sewing skills and experience in working with the back loop of stitches is required to complete the pattern.

Yarn
The sample in the photograph is size M made with Bernat’s Cotton-ish in ‘Coffee Filter.’ Potential yarn substitutions can be found here.

Sizing
The pattern has substantial positive ease for the boxy fit. For best fit, choose the size closest to your usual clothing size.

XS: 60” circumference, 20” length
S: 60” circumference, 22” length
M: 64” circumference, 22” length
L: 64” circumference, 24” length
XL: 68” circumference, 24” length
XXL: 72” circumference, 26” length

Pattern Details
The PDF pattern includes written instructions, a charted stitch diagram, and schematics for assembly and sizing. It has been been fully tested by wonderful fellow Ravelers in my testing group to give you the best crocheting experience possible.