Tea Party Cardigan by Ellen Gormley

Tea Party Cardigan

Crochet
August 2017
Aran (8 wpi) ?
4 stitches and 10 rows = 4 inches
in Cluster
5.0 mm (H)
370 - 740 yards (338 - 677 m)
Child 2, 4, 6, 8, 10
US
This pattern is available for free.

A lacy hand crocheted cardigan is perfect for having all your best friends over for tea and dessert. This easy pattern features easy double crochet cluster stitches and a tie front.

Directions are for size 2 yrs. Changes for sizes 4, 6, 8 and 10 yrs are in parentheses.

Cardi measures 251⁄2 (27, 281⁄2, 311⁄2, 33)“ (65 (68.5, 72.5, 80, 84) cm) around chest and 10 (11, 133⁄4, 151⁄2, 173⁄4)” (25.5 (28, 35, 39.5, 45) cm) in length.

SPECIAL STITCHES
Cl (cluster) = Yarn over, pull up a loop
in indicated st or space, yarn over and draw through 2 loops, yarn over, pull up a loop in same st or space, yarn over and draw through 2 loops twice, yarn over and draw through all 4 loops on hook.

RED HEART® With Love®:
1 (1, 2, 2, 2) skeins 1969 Wintergreen
Susan Bates® Crochet Hook:
5 mm H-8
Yarn needle
GAUGE: 4 Cl = 3” (9 cm); 10 rows = 4” (10 cm) in Clusters pattern. CHECK YOUR GAUGE. Use any size hook to obtain the gauge.

RED HEART® With Love®, Art. E400 available in solid
color 7oz (198 g), 370 yd (338 m), multicolor 5oz (141 g), 230 yd (211 m) and stripes 5 oz (141 g) 223 yds (204 m) skeins