Open Grid SweaterÂ By Claire Montgomerie
Find the pattern in issue 122 of Inside Crochet magazine.
This stunning ombrÃ© design uses a simple openwork pattern for a striking ï¬nished eï¬€ect.
â—Â Eden Cottage Yarns Milburn 4ply, 85% British Bluefaced Leicester wool/15% mulberry silk, 50g/200m/218yds Yarn A: Harvest Gold x 3 (3, 4, 5, 5) balls Yarn B: Natural x 2 (3, 3, 4, 4) balls Yarn C: Tea Rose x 3 (3, 4, 5, 5) balls Yarn D: Wicker x 3 (3, 4, 5, 5) balls Yarn E: Althea x 2 (2, 3, 4, 5) balls
â— 4.5mm hook
Â Any 4ply-weight yarn will substitute here, held double to create the ombre gradient effect. If you want a solid sweater, you can use an aran-weight yarn.
Claire is a textiles teacher and designer specialising in knit and crochet. Find out more at www.montyknits.blogspot.com.Â
Designer: Claire Montgomerie