Adelong by Deanne Ramsay
The simplicity of your basic boxy sweater with a hint of sophistication. Featuring bold lines, three-quarter sleeves, a split high-low hem and clever construction, Adelong will be your new winter favourite.
XS (S, M, L, XL, XXL, 3XL, 4XL)
Finished Bust Circumference
34 (37, 42, 45.5, 49.5, 53, 57, 60)“/
86 (94, 106, 115, 125, 134, 145, 152)cm
Your favourite DK weight yarn
(100% wool or a wool blend is recommended)
approximately 220m (240y) per 100g
5 (5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 10) skeins
Skill level: Intermediate
This is a project created using basic stitches, simple shaping, and minimal finishing. It will help if you understand the anatomy of half double crochet stitches.
The pattern is not particularly difficult, but there are a number of elements that will require concentration. That said, all parts are detailed in step-by-step fashion to keep things as simple as possible.
For Sleeves: 17 sts and 13 rows to 4”/10cm in rows of hdcblo using 5mm (H) hook, after blocking.
For Body: 15.5 sts to 4”/10cm in hdc worked in unturned rounds using a 5mm (H) hook, after blocking.