Wednesday, May 19, 2010
Cross Stitch sweater
Cross Stitch Sweater
4 ply yarn
size F hook
**(Please remember that different yarns, different size hooks and also depending on your tension this pattern will come out to different sizes.)
Row 1.) With size F Hook, ch 40, dc in 4th ch from hook, dc in next 5 ch, *(1 dc, ch 1, 1 dc in next ch)*, dc in next 6 ch, repeat *( )*, dc in next 10 ch, repeat *( )*, dc in next 6 ch, repeat *( )*, dc in last 6 ch.
Row 2.) Ch 2, turn, *(dc to next ch sp, 1 dc, ch 1, 1 dc in ch sp,)* Repeat to end.
Rows 3.-5.) Repeat row 2
Row 6.) ch 2, turn, dc to ch sp, 1 dc in ch sp, Ch 6, skip sts to next ch sp, 1 dc in ch sp, dc to next ch sp, 1 dc in ch sp, Ch 6, skip next sts to next ch sp, 1 dc in ch sp, dc to end. ( Armholes made)
Row 7.) ch 1, turn, sc across.
Row 8.) ch 2 turn, sk 1 st, *dc in next st, dc in skipped stitch(forming cross st)repeat from *., dc in the last st.
Row 9-15.) ch 2 turn, sk 1 dc, *dc in next st, dc in skipped st, repeat from * dc in last dc.
Row 1.) Attach Yarn under arm, ch 2, do 27 dc around armhole evenly, sl st in top of first ch 2. (28 st, counting ch 2)
Row 2.) Ch 2, turn, DC in each st around, sl st in top of first ch 2.
Rows 3.-7.) Repeat Row 2.
Row 8.) ch 1, turn, sc in first st *(Decrease sc over next 2 st, sc in next st)*, repeat around.
REPEAT FOR SECOND SLEEVE.
At the end of row 15, sc up this side 3 sc in corner, sc around neck to next corner, 3 sc in corner, sc in next st, *(ch 3 sc in same st,)*, sc in next 2 st, repeat *( )*, sc in next 2 st, repeat *( )*, sc to the end, sl st in last st, fasten off, weave in end. 3 Button holes made. (of course you may trim this the way you would like to)
Attach buttons on opposite side of buttonholes.
Pattern Created by: Peggy S Besco & Jessica Esterly 2010
This Pattern is created for "Gods Tiny Angels" and is to be used for Charity ONLY.
Copyright P.S. Besco & J.A. Esterly, 2010