CROCHET PATTERN sleeveless cardigan Clara with puff stitch pockets (toddler and kids sizes)

CROCHET PATTERN sleeveless cardigan Clara with puff stitch pockets (toddler and kids sizes)


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This is crochet pattern for sleeveless cardigan Clara. Worked as one-piece bottom up with medium weight yarn, decorated with puff stitch pockets. The pattern includes sizes from 1-12 yo and has row by row instructions + photo instructions for making the puff stitch. Easy to make and cute top for a smaller or older girl. Make this in cotton yarn for summer or in alpaca for colder days.

*** This listing is only a written PDF PATTERN in ENGLISH and not a finished product ***

Sizes for: 1-2; 3-4; 5-6; 7-8; 9-10; 11-12-year old

Skill level: easy

Crochet terms: US

Skills involved: puff stitch (instructions included); decreasing before and after the marker

Aran (8 wpi; 10 ply; no 4: Medium) weight cotton yarn such as Drops Paris (50g, 82 yards in one ball; 100% cotton) 280-375g that is 460-615 yards
US H/8 (5 mm) crochet hook or to obtain gauge 4” x 4” (10 x 10 cm) = 13 sts x 10 rows (in half double crochet)
US 7 (4.5 mm) crochet hook or to obtain gauge 4” x 4” (10 x 10 cm) = 14 sts x 12 rows (in half double crochet)

RS – right side of the work
WS – wrong side of the work
St(s) – stitch(es)
Ch – chain
Sc – single crochet
Hdc – half double crochet
Dc – double crochet
Sc2tog – single crochet two stitches together
Hdc2tog – half double crochet two stitches together
Puff stitch – see instructions on the last page

Finished measurements are about
(chest circumference x length):
1-2-y-o: 23 ¼”x 13 3/8” (59 x 34 cm)
3-4-y-o: 25 1/8” x 15” (64 x 38 cm)
5-6-y-o: 26 ¼” x 15 3/4” (67 x 40 cm)
7-8-y-o: 28 ¼” x 18 1/8” (72 x 46 cm)
9-10-y-o: 30 5/8” x 20 1/8” (78 x 51 cm)
11-12-y-o: 32 3/8” x 20 1/2” (82 x 52 cm)

*** Note: You can sell finished items made from this pattern but please do not resell the patterns as I have put a lot of effort into designing and testing them. Thank you! ***

This is a pattern in PDF format and not the finished product. There is no shipping charge. The PDF file will be sent to you promptly after the purchase.

If you have any questions please contact me marie [!at]

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