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Spring time kimono cardigan free crochet pattern

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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 made from very   simple  construction with  2 identical rectang. easy beginner crochet kimono cardigan free pattern

The  free crochet kimono cardigan is come with step by step video tutorial on youtube for all your girl visual learner.

The basic crochet stitch is need  like single crochet and triple crochet.

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 effect to the garment 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 cotton DK weight yarn.

– 6 mm crochet hook or J/10 US hook size

– 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.

The model is 5’6 feet tall. Medium size.

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Get the free pattern below or this pattern is also available as an inexpensive, ad-free, PDF printable instant download  in my etsy shop. Thank you so much for your love and support. I am really appreciate you.

Video tutorial for springtime crochet kimono cardigan.


the original size fit S and M

Spring time kimono cardigan, I measure around:  24-25 inches from shoulder to bottom  and 30 inches wide when laid out flat.

Each rectangular I measures around 15 inch wide x 49 inch long.

For the width: If you need to make it wider (bigger size) simply add more rows to the rectangle.

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.

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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.

Repeat row 1, 2 and 3 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. Then fold  each piece in half.

Now, using a yarn needle and whip stitch  to seam up the middle part together ( the center back panels, 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.

spring time kimono cardigan free crochet pattern on how to assembly

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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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Frances Mitten

Wednesday 22nd of June 2022

How can I actually get a download to print this pattern. Love the look of this vest. Thank you


Tuesday 31st of May 2022

I want to make this but how much yarn is needed?


Thursday 8th of July 2021

How much yarn do I need to purchase for this pattern?


Thursday 8th of July 2021

Hi Anna about 800 yard for size s to m


Sunday 20th of June 2021

do you know what the measurements would be for a small 9 year old girl?


Sunday 20th of June 2021

Hi Ruth, sorry I donot know but you can also use her t shirt for measure the lenght and the wide of the chest and make the foundatiion chain to match the lenght of the shirt and add row to match the wide of the shirt instead.

Sally carter

Sunday 13th of June 2021

Thank you so much for having your patterns, are the way to have more than one seam in the back it’s very noticeable I was thinking of one of each shoulder almost like decorative pattern


Sunday 13th of June 2021

Hi Sally do u mean more than 1 seam? You could make 3 rectangle for the have 2 seam in the back or if you didnot want to have seam in the back you could 1 big piece of long rectangle and make the hole in the middle of the rectangle for the open neck, mmm maybe you could message me in INstagram so I can be more explain to u in pictutre or drawing.