Instructions given fit size small; changes for medium, large, X-large, 2X-large and 3X-large are in [ ]. When 1 number is given, it applies to all sizes.
Bust: 393/4[433/4, 473/4, 513/4, 553/4, 593/4] inches
Length: 30 [32, 34, 37, 39, 40] inches
Omega Trigo light (DK) weight mercerized cotton yarn (31/2oz/ 295 yds/100g per skein): 5 [5, 6, 7, 7, 8] skeins #267 blue jean
Size G/6/4mm crochet hook or size needed to obtain gauge
6 dc rows = 3 inches; 12 dc = 3 inches
Take time to check gauge.
Cardigan is worked from the hem up, and sleeves are stitched directly onto the body.
Chain-3 at beginning of row counts as first double crochet unless otherwise stated.
When working into a shell, work indicated stitch in the chain-2 space, skipping the clusters on each side.
Join with slip stitch as indicated unless otherwise stated.
Cluster (cl): Yo, insert hook in indicated st, yo and pull yarn through, yo and pull through first 2 lps on hook, yo, insert hook in same st, yo and pull yarn through, yo and pull through first 2 lps on hook, yo and pull through all 3 lps on hook.
Shell: (Cl, ch 2, cl) in same st.
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