The Monday Sweater by YippieYarnYay

The Monday Sweater

August 2022
Super Bulky (5-6 wpi) ?
9 stitches and 8 rows = 4 inches
in Half double crochet
8.0 mm (L)
9.0 mm (M/N)
1083 - 1280 yards (990 - 1170 m)
S/M & L/XL
both US and UK
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The Monday Sweater is gonna be your new favorite oversized sweater. It’s super chunky, comfy and so cozy. The wide ribbed edges, the stripes and the colors. What’s not to love? Wear it on a Monday to school or work, on a Friday on date or on a cosy stay-at-home Sunday. Wear it any day of the week. No matter when you wear it your day will be so much better, cause you made this crochet sweater yourself

The Monday Sweater is easy to crochet and works up fast. It’s crocheted in two pieces and then crocheted together. The sleeves and ribbings are crocheted directly onto the sweater, which means a minimum of assembling.

You will find instruction in the pattern on how to easily adjust the length of your Monday Sweater if you like the body to be shorter or longer. The same applies for the sleeves.

The Monday Sweater is only consists of single crochet (UK double crochet) and half double crochet (UK half treble crochet) which makes it a really easy pattern.

The pattern uses US terms, but you’ll also find an explanation for all abbreviations in UK terms.

S/M (L/XL)

These are the finished measurements of your garment, not your body measurements. Keep in mind that The Monday Sweater is an oversized and loose-fitted garment, with about 4-5 inches of positive ease.

Sizes in inches:
Length - measured from neck to bottom: 23 1/2 (26)
Width - measured just below the sleeves: 24 (26 1/2)
Sleeve length - measured towards wrist: 18 (19)

Sizes in cm:
Length - measured from neck to bottom: 59 (66)
Width - measured just below the sleeves: 60 (67)
Sleeve length - measured towards wrist: 46 (48)