This pattern is a downloadable PDF file.
I was inspired by classic menswear patterns – I wanted to create a crochet pattern that men would actually want to wear, rather than focusing on what the stitcher might want to stitch! Tunisian crochet with a DK weight yarn is perfect for classic pieces – it retains its shape but isn’t stiff or bulky. This pattern originally appeared in "Inside Crochet" magazine, Issue #13.
-Mary Beth Temple, designer
Skill Level: Easy
Sizes: S (M, L, XL, 2X)
Finished Chest Measurement: 40 (44, 48, 52, 56)"
Yarn: 1440 (1440, 1620, 1800, 1980) yards DK weight yarn
Model shown in Green Mountain Spinnery Alpaca Elegance (50% Merino/50% Alpaca, 2oz/180yds).
Hook: US H/8 (5.00mm) Tunisian crochet hook
Gauge: 16 sts and 16 rows = 4" in TSS