Mosaic Cropped Sweater by Sylwia Kawczyńska

Mosaic Cropped Sweater

Crochet
January 2020
Light Fingering ?
20 stitches and 19 rows = 4 inches
in half double crochet worked under three loops (between stitches)
2.5 mm
3.0 mm
1 (2, 3, 4, 5)(6, 7, 8)
US
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Mosaic Cropped Sweater is worked from the top down, completely seamlessly and features mosaic colorwork.

After the neckband is worked, the yoke is shaped by short rows worked back and forth to create higher back. Then the yoke is worked in turned rounds to sleeves separation. The lower body and sleeves are worked in unturned rounds to hem/cuffs. The length of the body and sleeves is easily adjustable.

This sweater is designed to fit with 2” 5cm of positive ease at the bust

The pattern uses US crochet terminology and includes fully written instruction, step by step short rows tutorial and mosaic crochet tutorial.

Level: Intermediate.

Sizes: 1 (2, 3, 4, 5)(6, 7, 8)

Finished measurements:
Measurements given are for the finished garment.
To pick your best size, measure your full bust and add 2” 5cm ease, then pick the finished bust circumference closest to that number.

Bust circumference
84 (89, 94, 99, 104)(109, 114, 119.5)cm
33 (35, 37, 39, 41)(43, 45, 47)”

Upper sleeve circumference
30.5 (31.5, 33, 34, 35)(38.5, 40, 42)cm
12 (12.4, 13, 13.4, 13.8)(15.2, 15.7, 16.5)”

Gauge after blocking:
20 sts and 19 rows to 10 x 10cm (4 x 4”) using 3mm hook with hdc worked under three loops.
If necessary, adjust hook size to obtain the correct gauge.
Before you measure, please take the time to wash and block your swatch in the same manner that you will wash and block your sweater.

Materials & Tools:
1. Yarn Slavicayarns Vesna 115g = 460m (504yds), 60% SW Merino, 20% Baby Alpaca, 20% Silk.

Main yarn:
918 (978, 1107, 1140, 1245)(1351, 1429, 1582) m/ 1000 (1066, 1207, 1242, 1357)(1473, 1557, 1725) yds
Contrasting yarn:
92 (97, 103, 106, 113)(120, 125, 132) m / 101 (106, 112, 116, 123)(130, 136, 144) yds

Note that yardage may vary depending on yarn used, gauge variations or modifications.

  1. Hook size 2.5mm and 3mm. Adjust hook size if necessary to obtain correct gauge,
  2. Tapestry needle (to weave and hide yarn ends),
  3. Scissors,
  4. Stitch markers.