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South Sea Cardigan

from Lilley Stitches
(4) Name: 'Crocheting : South Sea Cardigan
South Sea Cardigan
South Sea Cardigan
South Sea Cardigan

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • double crochet
  • treble
  • chain
  • slip stitch
  • working in the round
  • working in rows

Pattern Description:

This cardigan was inspired by seaside visits and dreams of warm days spent by the shore, watching the fishing boats and eating ice cream.

Worked in a fishnet pattern repeat, bottom up, in one piece, with raglan style shaping on the yoke.

This pattern was originally published in Inside Crochet issue 32
Photography by Britt Spring


28 sts and 16 rows to measure 5.5" working in alternate rows of double and treble crochet.

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • to fit bust 30(34, 38, 42, 46, 50)"


  • 3.5mm crochet hook

You Will Also Need:

  • 8 stitch markers
  • 7 buttons

Suggested yarn:

1207 yards of Fingering weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Paton's 4 ply diploma gold



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I am a self employed crafter and pattern designer, I have been crocheting for about 15 years and knitting for around 10, so far designing for about 1! I have had patterns published in 'inside ...

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