Linda Permann Craspedia Cropped Cardigan PDF
The Craspedia Cropped Cardi by Linda Permann is a simple V-stitch lace cardi crocheted with sock yarn to create a lightweight garment perfect for layering over summer dresses. This cropped cardigan is worked from the bottom up in pieces, which are sewn together and edged in scallops. Feminine shaping nips in at the waistline, while puffed inset sleeves provide full coverage for upper arms. This lightweight layer is a great wardrobe addition all year round, perfect for adding a bit of extra warmth in the cold weather and warding off overzealous A/C in the summer.
Skill Level: Intermediate
Sizes: S (M, L, XL, 2XL)
Bust – 34½ (39½, 43½, 47½, 51½)"
Length – 15½ (16½, 17, 19, 19½)"
Yarn Requirements: Approx. 850 (1075, 1275, 1500, 1675) yard of fingering weight yarn, such as Valley Yarns Charlemont (60% Fine Superwash Merino Wool/ 20% Silk/ 20% Polyamide; 100g/439yds)
Hook: US E/4 (3.50mm)
Gauge: 28 sts and 11 rows = 6” x 4”, blocked