Sweaters

Every fiber artist has dreamed of the perfect crochet sweater. Cozy up with Crochet Me as we discuss alternate finishing options, offer advice on the best yarn to use, show you the latest fashion trends, and so much more.

Olivetta Sweater Crochet Pattern

Olivetta Sweater Crochet Pattern

Go There Now This wise top-down crochet cardigan, designed for serious play, features a colorwork yoke and increases at the front for easier wear and a snappy look. Seed stitch in the crochet stripes is made by alternating single crochet and double crochet. DESIGNER Anastasia Popova FINISHED SIZE 193/4 (21, 221/4, 231/2, 251/4)” chest circumference. Garment shown…

Botany Pullover crochet sweater

Botany Pullover Crochet Pattern

Go There Now This crochet sweater has narrow columns that frame a leafy cable on both the front and the back of this modern classic. A modest, loose crochet ribbing turtleneck keeps the breezes at bay without being overwhelming. DESIGNER Melissa Leapman FINISHED SIZE 341/2 (381/2, 421/2, 461/2, 501/2)” bust circumference, 23 (231/2, 24, 241/2, 25)” long.…

Oblique Vest Crochet Pattern

Oblique Vest Crochet Pattern

Go There Now A crochet vest with simple construction yields great impact in this layering piece, worked top down. Transform a simple dress or leggings with this innovative and warm vest worked in crochet v-stitch and fan stitch. DESIGNER Anastasia Popova FINISHED SIZE 40 (46, 52, 58, 64)” wide and 28 (28, 30, 30, 30)” long, excluding…

Prince Cardigan Crochet Pattern

Prince Cardigan Crochet Pattern

Go There Now Two shades of purple play in this long crochet cardigan, perfect for tossing on just before dashing to class. A mix of double crochet and crochet cluster stitches give this crochet cardigan lots of fun texture and interest. DESIGNER Lorna Miser FINISHED SIZE 33 (363/4, 401/4, 433/4, 471/4)” bust circumference. Garment shown measures 33″,…

Forget-Me-Not Cardi

Forget-Me-Not Cardi

Go There Now The Forget-Me-Not Cardi: this tailored short-sleeve crochet cardigan with a face-flattering elongated collar is lightened with openwork at the cuff and hem. Designer Melissa Leapman Yarn Lizbeth Thread Size 3 (distributed by Handy Hands) (100% Egyptian cotton; 120 yds [110m]/1¾ oz [50g]): #601 white, 7 balls. Hook U.S. size D/3 (3.25mm) crochet hook, size 5 (1.9mm) steel hook (for invisible joins).…

Surfside Cardi

Surfside Cardi

Go There Now This versatile long crochet cardigan was made with a beach walk in mind. The fitted top of the Surfside Cardi flares into pretty chevron waves for a flattering fit. Designer Lorna Miser Yarn King Cole Smooth (100% acrylic; 236 yds [216 m]/3½ oz [100 g]): #930 pewter (A), #932 cobalt (B), #825 navy (C), 4 (5, 6,…

Tigress Spiraling Bruges Lace Crochet Pullover, Continuous Crochet by Kristin Omdahl

Tigress Spiraling Bruges Lace Crochet Pullover

Go There Now This crochet bruges lace piece is created by spiraling a simple strip and making concentrated joins in four strategically placed increase points to create a shaped yoke. The rest of the crochet pullover is worked even in bruges lace spiral. If you are looking for a little spice in your skill set,…

Monticello Meadow Cropped Pineapple Crochet Cardi, Continuous Crochet by Kristin Omdahl

Monticello Meadow Cropped Pineapple Crochet Cardi

Go There Now Columns in an otherwise complicated crochet stitch pattern allow for ease in increasing invisibly. The yoke increases are added within the columns for super-easy instructions. The rest of the crochet cardi is worked even in pattern. A wonderful go-to layer that transcends seasons. Wear this beautiful lace topper in place of a…

Twilight Skies Pentagon Motif Yoke Cardigan, Continuous Crochet by Kristin Omdahl

Twilight Skies Pentagon Crochet Cardigan

Go There Now Openwork crochet motifs add visually stunning lace to the yoke, which frames the face beautifully. By making the motifs pentagons rather than squares, you not only add extra width at the lower edge (creating the increases required for a sweater yoke), but also give you a wonderful scalloped edge from which to…

Bed of Ferns Teardrop Lace Yoke Crochet Sweater, Continuous Crochet by Kristin Omdahl

Bed of Ferns Teardrop Lace Yoke Crochet Sweater

Go There Now I love the look of open lacework yokes over solid, opaque stitchwork body garments . This elongated stitch is so unusual to crochet, but once you get the hang of it it’s really simple. The increases are cleverly placed within the spaces between the teardrop stitches for a very simple and invisible…