Ki­mono Cardi

Crochet World - - CONTENTS - De­sign by Mar­gret Will­son

FIN­ISHED SIZES

In­struc­tions given fit size small; changes for medium, large, X-large, 2X-large and 3X-large are in [ ].

FIN­ISHED MEA­SURE­MENTS

Bust: 39 inches (small) [42 inches (medium); 49 inches (large); 52 inches (X-large); 55 inches (2X-large); 58 inches (3X-large)] Length from shoul­der: 303/4 inches (small) [303/4 inches (medium); 303/4 inches (large); 311/4 inches (X-large); 311/4 inches (2X-large); 311/4 inches (3X-large)]

MA­TE­RI­ALS

• Pre­mier Yarns Aurora medium (worsted) weight acrylic yarn (31/2 oz/ 166 yds/100g per skein): 8 [8, 9, 10, 10, 11] skeins

#1028-01 hearth­side • Size K/101/2 /6.5mm cro­chet hook

or size needed to ob­tain gauge • Size M/13/9mm cro­chet hook • Tapestry nee­dle

GAUGE

10 sts = 4 inches; 10 rows = 4 inches in pat­tern stitch with size K hook Take time to check gauge.

PAT­TERN NOTES

Weave in loose ends as work pro­gresses. Join with slip stitch as in­di­cated un­less other­wise stated. Chain-2 at be­gin­ning of row counts as first ex­tended sin­gle cro­chet un­less other­wise stated. Body of gar­ment is worked in 1 piece be­gin­ning at lower back, sep­a­rat­ing into left and right fronts at neck. Sleeves are worked onto body and worked from the top down. Front pieces will seem nar­row un­til wide col­lar is added across neck edges.

SPE­CIAL STITCHES

Sin­gle cro­chet join (sc join): Place slip knot on hook, in­sert hook in in­di­cated st, yo and pull up a lp, yo and draw through both lps on hook. Ex­tended sin­gle cro­chet (ext sc): In­sert hook in in­di­cated st or sp, yo, draw lp through, yo, draw through 1 lp on hook, yo, draw through both lps on hook. Long ex­tended sin­gle cro­chet

(lng ext sc): In­sert hook in next st 2 rows below, yo, draw lp through pulling lp up to height of cur­rent row, yo, draw through 1 lp on hook, yo, draw through 2 lps on hook.

PAT­TERN STITCH

Row 1 (WS): Ch 2 (see Pat­tern Notes), * ext sc (see Spe­cial Stitches) in front lp (see Stitch Guide) of each of next 3 sts**, sc in next st, rep from * across end­ing last rep at **, ext sc in both lps of last st, turn.

Row 2 (RS): Ch 2, sk first st, *ext sc in front lp of each of next 3 sts**, lng ext sc (see Spe­cial

Stitches) in next st 2 rows below, rep from * across end­ing last rep at **, ext sc in last st.

Row 3: Ch 2, ext sc in front lp of next st, *sc in next st**, ext sc in front lp of each of next 3 sts, rep from * across, end­ing last rep at **, ext sc in front lp of next st, ext sc in both lps of last st, turn.

Row 4: Ch 2, ext sc in front lp of next st, *lng ext sc in next st 2 rows below**, ext sc in front lp of each of next 3 sts, rep from * across, end­ing last rep at **, ext sc in front lp of next st, ext sc in both lps of last st, turn.

CARDI BODY

Row 1 (RS): Beg at lower back with size M hook, ch 50 [54, 62, 66, 70, 74], work­ing in back lp (see

Stitch Guide) of each ch, sc in 2nd ch from hook and in each ch across to last ch, sc through both lps of last ch, turn. Change to size K hook. (49 [53, 61, 65, 69, 73] sts) Rows 2–77 [2–77, 2–77, 2–79, 2–79, 2–79]: With size K hook, [work rows 1–4 of pat­tern stitch] 19 times, then [rep rows 1 and 2] 0 [0, 0, 1, 1, 1] time(s).

LEFT FRONT

Row 78 [78, 78, 80, 80, 80]: Main­tain­ing es­tab­lished pat­tern, work even across first 17 [19, 23, 25, 27, 29] sts, turn, leav­ing rem sts un­worked. Rows 79–153 [79–153, 79–153, 81–157, 81–157, 81–157]: Work even in es­tab­lished pat­tern. At end of last row, do not fas­ten off.

SIDE EDG­ING

Change to size M hook; work­ing across long edge of piece, ch 1, sc in each row end across. (153 [153, 153, 157, 157, 157] sts) Fas­ten off.

RIGHT FRONT

Row 78 [78, 78, 80, 80, 80]: With WS fac­ing, us­ing size K hook, sk cen­ter 15 sts to left of Left Front for back neck, sc join (see Spe­cial

Stitches) in next st, ch 1, work even in es­tab­lished pat­tern across next 16 [18, 22, 24, 26, 28] sts, turn. (17 [19, 23, 25, 27, 29] sts) Rows 79–153 [79–153, 79–153, 81–157, 81–157, 81–157]: Work even in es­tab­lished pat­tern. Fas­ten off. With RS fac­ing, work­ing across long edge of piece, with size

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