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Pleated Cardigan

Crocheted with the softest silk and alpaca, this cardigan wraps you in a light cloud. With its airy stitches and simple gathers, it makes an elegant addition to your wardrobe.

Sizes 
XS(S,M,L,XL,XXL,XXXL)
To fit chest: 88 (91, 97, 102, 107, 112, 117, 124)cm / 34.5 (36, 38, 40, 42, 44, 46, 49)in

Materials 
9x (10, 10, 11, 11, 12, 12, 13) 50g balls of Eden Cottage Askham Baby Alpaca/Silk 4ply, (4ply, 70% Baby Alpaca/ 30% Silk, 200m/50g) in Yarrow 
4mm (US G) hook 
Tapestry Needle/ Safety Pins. 
2 stitch markers

Tension 
9st and 10.5 rows in paired tr to 10cm/4in using 4mm hook (or size needed to achieve tension) after blocking.

Difficulty Rating 
Advanced

Skills Needed 
Basic crochet stitches, working in rows, short rows (fully explained in pattern)

Construction 
Start at the back top of shoulder to under arm, then fronts picked up and joined. The sleeves are crocheted separately and sewn on.

This pattern is charted and written using standard UK crochet terminology (with US conversions given in the abbreviations)

Inclusive Sizing

All of our patterns are sized from XS to 5X. We also include guidance within our patterns for altering to fit different body shapes. And if that's not enough, check out our free guide to making garments that fit.

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