Empire Cardigan

from Holland Designs

Empire Cardigan Pattern


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Crocheting: Empire Cardigan
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Pattern Details:

Pattern Details






Girls, Infant/Baby



Skill Level:

medium skill level requirement Intermediate

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • ch, sl st, sc, hdc

Pattern Description:

The perfect little cropped cardigan for your little girl! Makes a great accessory to wear with sleeveless spring and summer dresses.

You may use yarn type and hook size of choice with this pattern with excellent results.

Pattern is written in standard American terms.


no gauge is required, no specific yardage estimates may be provided. Sample size 3 used approx. 200 yards of a DK weight boucle yarn.

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Pattern includes sizes newborn to 12 years


  • DK weight yarn of choice
  • Crochet hook size H (5.0 mm)

You Will Also Need:

  • Buttons
  • Needle & Thread

Pattern Reviews

Pattern Reviews

Average Review (of 1 review)
Tiffany Moreno on craftsy.com

Excellent Very classic, gorgeous accessory!  July 11, 2012

I love the look of this little cardigan for wearing over summer dresses and tanks. It is perfect for special occasions! The pattern was easy to follow and well written, I will without a doubt be using it again as well as purchasing other patterns from the designer!

About Designer

About Designer

Holland Designs on craftsy.com

I first held a crochet hook at age 3. My mom and elder sister tried to teach my 5 year old sister how to crochet, but told me I was too little. I told them I COULD do it! And I did. :) The rest is history. I've been crocheting now for about 30 years.
I'm originally from Wisconsin, but now live with my husband and 3 little girls (Holland, Madison & Adelaide) near Auckland, New Zealand. My little ...

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