Spring time kimono cardigan free crochet pattern


spring time kimono cardigan beginner friendly free crochet pattern by jennyandteddy1

Spring time kimono cardigan is one of my favorite crochet cardigan to make because they are so simple to make with the repeating one crochet stitch pattern. easy beginner crochet kimono cardigan free pattern

This  breezy cardigan is light weight with cotton  yarn with the triple crochet stitch and the big crochet hook which will create some kind of lace so it will let the air through out the cardigan. They are absolute  perfect for spring or summer.

Talking about summer here another kimono cardigan that also great for this season , It’s Lemon kimono cardigan. Have you seen my Lemon drop crochet kimono cardigan yet?

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Let’s get start!

– I used Lion brand 24/7 cotton  . I am using about 5 -6 skein. yarn weight 4 medium.

6 mm crochet hook

Sewing yarn needle

spring time kimono cardigan easy tutorial

Skill and abbreviations

(American crochet terms)

You will need to know how to make

-Sl st (slip stitch)

-sc which mean single crochet

-Tr which mean Triple crochet

-ch, Chain

-slip knot

-criss cross triple crochet

Chain 3 (counts as double crochet),Turn, *skip first stitch, triple crochet into next, then go back to the stitch that we just skip and make triple crochet into this stitch *, this will creating the criss cross*, repeat* this to the end. Triple crochet into last stitche.

Finished Size Approximately: one size fit all.

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the original size fit S/M/L.

Spring time kimono cardigan, I measure around:  22 inches from shoulder to bottom  and 30 inches wide when laid out flat.

Each rectangular I measures around 15 inch wide x 44 inch long.

For the width: If you need to make it wider simply add more rows at the end.

For the length:  work in even number like 120, 130 , 132, 140  etc. I start this kimono cardigan with foundation chains of 126.

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This pattern is made for beginners!  There is a basic skill level required to make.

If you don’t understand any technical crochet words, don’t worry I got you cover!

Here is a video titled ‘free crochet class on craftsy‘ and a free pdf file titled ‘the beginner’s guide to crochet‘. These will explain a lot for you

Learn how to read crochet pattern and how to work single crochet free class on crativebug.

Add to your ravelry queue.

Spring time kimono cardigan instruction.

Start of by making a slip knot Then make 126 chains (foundation chain)

Row1.    sc  in the next chain from hook,  then sc in each chain across until the end of  the row, ch1  turn.

Row2.    sc  in the next chain from hook,  then sc in each chain across until the end of  the row,  turn.

Row3.  ch3, make  criss cross triple crochet stitch in each st  across until the end of the row,  in the last st make 1 triple crochet and ch1,turn.

Row4.    sc  in each space and  across until the end of  the row,  ch1 turn.

Row5.    sc  in each space and  across until the end of  the row,  turn.

Repeat row 3, 4 and 5 until piece measures approximately 15 inches wide and Fasten off.
Repeat  the same process to make second  piece of rectangle.

Video tutorial for criss cross triple crohet stitch by me.

After finished 2 pieces of  rectangle , it’s time to assembly.

Center back Seam:

Lay 2 pieces of rectangles side by side. Now, using a yarn needle and whip stitch  to seam up the middle part together ( the center back panels, from the bottom up around 20 inches. Tie off and weave in ends.

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Side Seams to create the arm hole:

Seam up each side of the kimono cardigan with a whip stitch or your prefer stitch method.  Leave for the arm hole about 7- 8 inch long at the top upper end . You may adjust the how long of the arm hole to fit your size.

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Now enjoy your new kimono cardigan.
If you make one I would love to see your creation tag me on Instagram! would love to see your creation.
Happy crocheting.
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