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Marlaina "Marly" Bird fled the world of financial services to launch her Yarn Thing podcast and hasn't looked back since. To Marly, a bi-craftsy girl who both knits and crochets, the yarn is the ...

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Ashley Sweater

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(4) Name: 'Crocheting : Ashley Sweater
Ashley Sweater
Ashley Sweater
Ashley Sweater
Ashley Sweater

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Ch
  • Sc
  • Dc
  • Slip Stitch
  • Changing Colors

Pattern Description:

The Ashley Sweater is a cotton open lace piece that is meant to be a simple layering pullover for summer. Made out of 100% cotton the sweater is soft and structured.

It is made in one piece from front to back then seemed up the sides. Very little finishing makes this a quick project as far as garments go :-)

The decorative neck treatment gives this piece a little something something that makes it fun to make and wear.

Sized for XS-4X with written and charted instructions.


1 stitch rep = 1" (2.54 cm) in Lace Pattern Stitch widthwise; 6 rows = 2.75" (7 cm) in Lace Pattern Stitch lengthwise.

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Finished bust: 30 (34, 38, 42, 46, 50, 54, 58, 62)" [76.2 (86.36, 96.52, 106.68, 116.84, 127, 137.16, 147.32, 157.48) cm] Shown in size 34"To be worn with 2 inches of ease.


  • Yarn: Fibranatura "Cottonwood", 100% organic cotton; 115 yards [105 m]; 1.76oz (50 grams) CYCA size 3 light: MC, kristen #41117: 7 (8, 10, 11, 13, 15, 16, 17, 20) balls CC blue #41104: 1 ball
  • Hook: Size US G/6 (4 mm)

You Will Also Need:

  • Notions: stitch markers, tapestry needle, sewing needle and matching thread, one decorative button.

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