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Sweet Tea Shrug


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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. BASIC SKILLS NECESSARY working in the round seaming working a lace pattern picking up stitches basic increasing & decreasing GAUGE 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

Recommended with this pattern

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

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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 I Grow Up line is for those of us who are not tots, featuring a modern classic style. Kate also strives to add specifically to the growing body of knits for boys as she has three of her own! You can find her patterns at your local yarn store or online. She also does freelance work for a variety of publications. In her non-knitting life, Kate has just finished up a PhD in Political Science from the University of Florida. She lives with her family in South Carolina, which includes husband Ryan, Jesse, Charlie & Oliver (3 very handsome Tot Topper's models) and beloved dogs Cooper and Lou. You might also see the Oates' clan at a Clemson football game. Go Tigers!