Celeste fade cardigan
This pattern is done almost entirely with crossed half double crochets and back loop only half double crochets, making it carefree to work on, with no complicated pattern to remember. But the end result is a gorgeous off the rack look. Plus the only seaming is for the pocket!
Yarn: I used Cosy Posy’s cloud base in the following colors:
Color A: Maple
Color B: Lakehouse
Color C: Wood Burning Outside
Color D: Moonstone
However any fingering weight yarn will work. Testers used: WoolLike or Cambria by Loops and Threads, Cascade Heritage, Lion Brand Dotted Line, It’s a Wrap by Red Heart and Lion’s Brand Summer Nights
Hook: 7/4.5mm hook or size needed to achieve gauge, and a size smaller for the ribbing, in my case I used a F/3.75mm
Notions: 4 stitch markers, Yarn needle for weaving in ends, Scissors
Sizing: This cardigan measures 29” long and has a 4 inch ease and is designed to fit the following bust sizes.
Finished Bust Size: 32” (36”, 40”, 44”, 48”, 52”, 56”, 60”, 64”, 68”)