Sunrise Cardigan

Issue: 61, 2014

Sunrise Cardigan by Simone Francis

Find the pattern in issue 61 of Inside Crochet.

A simple hairpin technique is used to create a vintage look cardigan, inspired by plaits and braids.

● Excelana 4 Ply, 70% Exmoor Blueface wool, 30% British Bluefaced Leicester wool, 50g/159m/174yds
Shade: Dark Mandarin x 8 (8, 9, 9, 10, 11, 11) balls
● 3.5mm & 4mm hooks
● Boye Expandable Hairpin Loom
● 13 (13, 13, 13, 14, 14, 14) 1.5cm/½in buttons
● Six large stitch markers

You can use any 4ply yarn to achieve a similar effect.

Work 18tr and 10 rows to measure 10 x 10cm/4 x 4in using 3.5mm hook, or size required to obtain tension.

Simone loves to crochet every day, finding inspiration in fashion, art and nature. Her designs can be found at

This pattern is tagged with:

Age: Adult

Clothing: Cardigan

Designer: Simone Francis

Gender: Female

Price: Magazine Only

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