Spruce SweaterÂ By Jess Bennett
Find the pattern inÂ issue 123Â of Inside Crochet magazine.
Inspired by the pale green growth on spruce trees, this is a great spring sweater for boys and girls made in a cotton rich yarn.
â—Â Scheepjes Softfun, 50% cotton/50% acrylic, 50g/140m/153yds Yarn A: Dark Green 2535 x 4 (5, 6) balls Yarn B: Light Green 2517 x 2 (2, 3) balls Yarn C: Brown 2431 x 1 ball
â— 4mm hook
â— Yarn needle
You can use any DK weight with 50% or more cotton to achieve a similar effect.
Jess designs mostly for babies and children, and her aim is to create garments that are fun and practical. She is inï¬‚uenced by traditional textiles, toys and nature. Find her on Instagram @rock_salt_plum.Â