Pocket Raglan Sweater by Sylwia Kawczyńska

Pocket Raglan Sweater

Crochet
December 2019
Light Fingering ?
17 stitches and 16 rows = 4 inches
in hdc under three loops (between stitches)
3.5 mm (E)
2.5 mm
US
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Pocket Raglan Sweater is worked from the top down, completely seamlessly and uses only a few skeins of yarn.

First some short rows are 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 4-5” 10-12 cm of positive ease at the bust.

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

Level: Intermediate.

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

Finished measurements:
Measurements given are for the finished garment.

A: Bust circumference
90.5 (96.5, 101.5, 106.5, 111.5)(116.5, 121.5, 127)cm
35.5 (38, 40, 42, 44)(46, 48, 50)”

B: Upper sleeve circumference
28 (29, 30.5, 32, 33)(37, 42, 43)cm
11 (11.5, 12, 12.5, 13)(14.5, 16.5, 17)”

Gauge after blocking:
17 sts and 16 rows to 10 x 10cm (4 x 4”) using 3.5mm hook with hdc worked under three loops.
If necessary, adjust hook size to obtain the correct gauge.

Materials & Tools:
1. Yarn SCHEEPJES Our Tribe 100g = 420m, 70% Merino Superwash and 30% Polyamide.

Yarn A: shade 877 Raspberry Radiance 2 (2, 2, 2, 2)(3, 3, 3) skeins
Yarn B: shade 880 Silver Birch 2 (2, 2, 2, 2)(3, 3, 3) skeins

Note that quantity of skeins may vary depending on yarn used, gauge variations or modifications.

  1. Hook size 2.5mm annd 3.5mm. Adjust hook size if necessary to obtain correct gauge,
  2. Tapestry needle (to weave and hide yarn ends and to seam),
  3. Scissors,
  4. Stitch markers.