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Kate Oates is the designer for Tot Toppers & When I Grow Up. She enjoys designing hats and garments for babies and children in particular, these projects often reflect a whimsical spirit. Kate's When ...

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Sweet Tea Shrug

from Tot Toppers
(6) Name: 'Knitting : Sweet Tea Shrug
Sweet Tea Shrug
Sweet Tea Shrug
Sweet Tea Shrug
Sweet Tea Shrug
Sweet Tea Shrug

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • working in the round
  • seaming
  • working a lace pattern
  • picking up stitches
  • basic increasing & decreasing

Pattern Description:

An airy sweater that lets in the sunshine of the South, the Sweet Tea Shrug will become your go-to warm weather cardigan. It's worked from the bottom up with set-in sleeves and you'll memorize the lace repeat quickly. Dainty picot edging provides a delicate finish. Pattern includes 8 sizes; lace work is charted. Full schematic included.


16 stitches and 28 rows per 4 inches in Lace Pattern

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Finished Chest: 28.25(31.25, 34.25, 37.25, 40.25, 43.25, 46.25, 49.25) inches


  • 247 (288, 326, 362, 407, 450, 498, 553) yards MC and 6 9(73, 78, 83, 88, 94, 98, 104) yards CC dk weight yarn

You Will Also Need:

  • Size 6 (4 mm) needles and set of 5 DPNs, stitch marker

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