Country Casual Sweater Jacket-Free Crochet Pattern


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Made in one piece-no sew!

Skill Level: Intermediate

Supplies: (DK wt.)Yarn-J900 grams-ames C Brett-Marble, 100% Acrylic, Shade-MT13, Dye Lot 3277, 100g/220m/240yds, Size H/8/5mm hook, 6 buttons-optional Chest 36-40” Sleeve 17.5” Shoulder to Shoulder 22” Arm Opening 10” Back-Neck to Hem 27”

Stitches Used: ch (chain), slst (slip stitch), sc (single crochet), revsc (reverse single crochet), scdec (decrease single crochet), fsc (foundation single crochet), dc (double crochet), dcdec (decrease double crochet).

Reverse Single Crochet (revsc): Working from left to right, *insert hook in next st to right, pull up lp, yo, draw through both lps on hook; rep from* across.

Note: beginning and turning ch3 counts as first dc.

Gauge: 3 Pattern stitches = 2”, 4 Pattern rows = 2”  (pattern-dc in next 2 dc, loosely sc in skipped sc)

 Directions:

Row 1: ch 152, sc in 2nd ch from hook and in each ch across, ch1, turn.  151 sc

Rows 2-4: sc in each sc across, ch1, turn.  151 sc

Row 5: sc in each sc across, ch3, turn.

Row 6: dc in first 2 sc, skip next sc, dc in next 2 sc, loosely sc in skipped sc, skip next sc, *dc in next 2 sc, loosely sc in skipped sc, skip next sc*, repeat from *to* 47 times, dc in last 2 sc, ch3, turn.

Row 7: dc in first 2 dc, skip next sc, *dc in next 2 dc, loosely sc in skipped sc, skip next sc*, repeat from *to* 47 times, dc in last 2 dc, ch3, turn.

Rows 8-39: repeat row 7.

Row 40: (right front) dc in next dc, skip next sc, *dc in next 2 dc, loosely sc in skipped sc, skip next sc*, repeat from *to* 7 times, dc in next 2 dc, loosely sc in skipped sc, dc in next 2 dc, ch3, turn.

Rows 41-52: repeat row 40.

Row 53: (neckline) dc in next dc, skip next sc, *dc in next 2 dc, loosely sc in skipped sc, skip next sc*, repeat from *to* 6 times, dc in next 2 dc, loosely sc in skipped sc, (dcdec over next 2 st) twice, leave last dc unworked, ch3, turn.

Row 54: dc in next dc, skip next sc, *dc in next 2 dc, loosely sc in skipped sc, skip next sc*, repeat from *to* 6 times, dc in next 2 dc, loosely sc in skipped sc, dc in last 2 dc, ch3, turn.

Row 55: dc in next dc, skip next sc, *dc in next 2 dc, loosely sc in skipped sc, skip next sc*, repeat from *to* 5 times, dc in next 2 dc, loosely sc in skipped sc, (dcdec over next 2 st) twice, leave last dc unworked, ch3, turn.

Row 56: dc in next dc, skip next sc, *dc in next 2 dc, loosely sc in skipped sc, skip next sc*, repeat from *to* 5 times, dc in next 2 dc, loosely sc in skipped sc, dc in last 2 dc, ch3, turn.

Row 57: dc in next dc, skip next sc, *dc in next 2 dc, loosely sc in skipped sc, skip next sc*, repeat from *to* 4 times, dc in next 2 dc, loosely sc in skipped sc, (dcdec over next 2 st) twice, leave last dc unworked, ch3, turn.

Row 58: dc in next dc, skip next sc, *dc in next 2 dc, loosely sc in skipped sc, skip next sc*, repeat from *to* 4 times, dc in next 2 dc, loosely sc in skipped sc, ch3, turn.

Row 59: dc in next dc, skip next sc, *dc in next 2 dc, loosely sc in skipped sc, skip next sc*, repeat from *to* 3 times, dc in next 2 dc, loosely sc in skipped sc, (dcdec over next 2 st) twice, fasten off.

Row 40: (back) skip next 2 st on Row 39, attach yarn, ch3, dc in next dc, skip next sc, *dc in next 2 dc, loosely sc in skipped sc, skip next sc*, repeat from *to* 25 times, dc in next 2 dc, loosely sc in skipped sc, dc in next 2 dc, ch3, turn.

Row 41: dc in next dc, skip next sc, *dc in next 2 dc, loosely sc in skipped sc, skip next sc*, repeat from *to* 25 times, dc in next 2 dc, loosely sc in skipped sc, dc in next 2 dc, ch3, turn.

Rows 42-56: repeat Row 41.

Row 57: (back right shoulder) dc in next dc, skip next sc, *dc in next 2 dc, loosely sc in skipped sc, skip next sc*, repeat from *to* 4 times, dc in next 2 dc, loosely sc in skipped sc, (dcdec over next 2 st) twice, ch3, turn.

Row 58: dc in next dc, skip next sc, *dc in next 2 dc, loosely sc in skipped sc, skip next sc*, repeat from *to* 4 times, dc in next 2 dc, loosely sc in skipped sc, ch3, turn.

Row 59: dc in next dc, skip next sc, *dc in next 2 dc, loosely sc in skipped sc, skip next sc*, repeat from *to* 3 times, dc in next 2 dc, loosely sc in skipped sc, (dcdec over next 2 st) twice, fasten off.

Row 57: (back left shoulder) skip next 37 st on row 56 of back, attach yarn in next st, ch2, dcdec over next 3 st, skip next sc, *dc in next 2 dc, loosely sc in skipped sc, skip next sc*, repeat from *to* 4 times, dc in next 2 dc, loosely sc in skipped sc, dc in next 2 dc, ch3, turn.

Row 58: dc in next dc, skip next sc, *dc in next 2 dc, loosely sc in skipped sc, skip next sc*, repeat from *to* 4 times, dc in next 2 dc, loosely sc in skipped sc, dc in last 2 dc, do not ch3, turn.

Row 59: slst, ch2 in next dc, dcdec over next 3 st, skip next sc, *dc in next 2 dc, loosely sc in skipped sc, skip next sc*, repeat from *to* 3 times, dc in next 2 dc, loosely sc in skipped sc, dc in last 2 dc, fasten off.

Row 40: (left front) skip next 2 st, attach yarn in next st, ch3, dc in next st, skip next sc, *dc in next 2 dc, loosely sc in skipped sc, skip next sc*, repeat from *to* 7 times, dc in next 2 dc, loosely sc in skipped sc, dc in next 2 dc, ch3, turn.

Rows 41-52: repeat row 40, do not ch3,  turn at end of row 52.

Row 53:  slst, ch2 in next dc, dcdec over next 3 st, skip next sc, *dc in next 2 dc, loosely sc in skipped sc, skip next sc*, repeat from *to* 6 times, dc in next 2 dc, loosely sc in skipped sc, dc in last 2 dc, ch3, turn.

Row 54: dc in next dc, skip next sc, *dc in next 2 dc, loosely sc in skipped sc, skip next sc*, repeat from *to* 6 times, dc in next 2 dc, loosely sc in skipped sc, dc in last 2 dc, do not ch3, turn.

Row 55: slst, ch2 in next dc, dcdec over next 3 st, skip next sc, *dc in next 2 dc, loosely sc in skipped sc, skip next sc*, repeat from *to* 5 times, dc in next 2 dc, loosely sc in skipped sc, dc in last 2 dc, ch3, turn.

Row 56: dc in next dc, skip next sc, *dc in next 2 dc, loosely sc in skipped sc, skip next sc*, repeat from *to* 5 times, dc in next 2 dc, loosely sc in skipped sc, dc in last 2 dc, do not ch3, turn.

Row 57: slst, ch2 in next dc, dcdec over next 3 st, skip next sc, *dc in next 2 dc, loosely sc in skipped sc, skip next sc*, repeat from *to* 4 times, dc in next 2 dc, loosely sc in skipped sc, dc in last 2 dc, ch3, turn.

Row 58: dc in next dc, skip next sc, *dc in next 2 dc, loosely sc in skipped sc, skip next sc*, repeat from *to* 4 times, dc in next 2 dc, loosely sc in skipped sc, dc in last 2 dc, do not ch3, turn.

Row 59: slst, ch2 in next dc, dcdec over next 3 st, skip next sc, *dc in next 2 dc, loosely sc in skipped sc, skip next sc*, repeat from *to* 3 times, dc in next 2 dc, loosely sc in skipped sc, dc in last 2 dc, fasten off.

Right Front Panel

Row 1: right side facing, attach yarn in first sc at bottom of right front, ch1, sc in same st, evenly work 76 sc up front of sweater, ch1, turn. 76sc

Row 2: skip first sc, sc in next 75 sc, ch1, turn.  75sc

Row 3: sc in first 73 sc, scdec over last 2 sc, ch1, turn.  74sc

Row 4: skip first sc, sc in next 73 sc, ch1, turn.  73sc

Row 5: sc in first 71 sc, scdec over last 2 sc, ch1, turn.  72sc

Row 6: skip first sc, slst, ch2 in next sc, dcdec over next 2 sc, skip next sc, *dc in next 2 sc, loosely sc in skipped sc, skip next sc*, repeat from * to* 20 times, dc in next 2 sc, loosely sc in skipped sc, dc in last 2 sc, ch3, turn.

Row 7: dc in next dc, skip next sc, *dc in next 2 dc, loosely sc in skipped sc*, repeat from *to* 19 times, dc in next 2 dc, loosely sc in skipped sc, (dcdec over next 2 dc) twice, ch1, turn.

Row 8: skip first dc, sc in next 65 dc, ch1, turn.  66sc

Row 9: sc in first 64 sc, scdec over next 2 sc, ch1, turn.  65sc

Note: to omit buttonholes-repeat rnds.10-12 of Left Front Panel.

Row 10: skip first sc, sc in next 3 sc, ch2, skip next 2 sc, *sc in next 9 sc, ch2, skip next 2 sc*, repeat from *to* 4 times, sc in last 4 sc, ch 1, turn.  6 buttonholes, 52sc

Row 11: sc in first 4 sc, *2sc in next ch-2sp, sc in next 9 sc*, repeat from *to* 4 times, 2sc in next ch-2sp, sc in next sc, scdec over last 2 sc, ch1, turn.  63sc

Row 12: skip first sc, sc in next 61 sc, fasten off.  62sc

Left Front Panel

Rows 1-9: wrong side facing, repeat Rows 1-9 of Right Front Panel

Row 10: skip first sc, sc in next 63 sc, ch1, turn.  64sc

Row 11: sc in first 62 sc, scdec over last 2 sc, ch1, turn.  63sc

Row 12: skip first sc, sc in next 61 sc, fasten off.  62sc

With right sides facing, sew shoulder seams.

Collar

Row. 1: with right side facing, attach yarn in first ch on row 12 of Right Front Panel, sc in same st, working around neckline, sc in each st and end row, 2sc in each dc end row to last st on Left Front Neckline, ch1, turn.

Row 2: skip first sc, sc in each sc across, ch1, turn.

Rows 3-10: repeat rnd. 2.

Row 11 : skip first sc, sc in each sc across, 2sc in corner st, working down front of sweater, sc in each st, 2sc on corner st, working across bottom, sc in each st, 2sc in corner st,  working up front, sc in each st, join to beginning sc, ch1, do not turn.

Row 12: revsc in each sc around, join to beginning st, fasten off.

Weave in ends.

Sleeves-Make 2:

Rnd. 1: wrong side facing, attach yarn at bottom, center st under arm opening,  evenly work 67 sc around armhole, join to beginning sc, ch3, turn.  67sc

Rnd. 2: skip next sc, *dc in next 2 sc, loosely sc in skipped sc, skip next sc*, repeat from *to*  20 times, dc in next 2 sc, loosely sc in skipped sc, join to beginning dc, ch3, turn.

Rnd. 3: skip next sc, *dc in next 2 dc, loosely scc in skipped sc, skip next sc*, repeat from *to* 20 times, dc in next 2 dc, loosely sc in skipped sc, join to beginning dc, ch3, turn.

Rnds 4-30: repeat rnd. 3.

Note: for a longer or shorter sleeve length, repeat row 3 to desired length..

Rnd. 31: repeat rnd. 3, ch1, turn.

Rnd 32: sc in each st around, join to beginning sc, ch1, turn.  67sc

Rnd 33: sc in each sc around, ch1, turn.  67sc

Rnds. 34-36: repeat Rnd. 33, ch3, turn at end of Rnd. 36.  67sc

Rnd 37: skip next sc, *dc in next 2 sc, loosely sc in skipped sc, skip next sc*, repeat from *to* 20 times, dc in next 2 dc, loosely sc in next dc, join to beginning dc, ch3, turn.

Rnd 38: *dc in next 2 dc, loosely sc in skipped sc, skip next sc*, repeat from *to* 20 times, dc in next 2 dc, loosely sc in skipped sc, join to beginning dc, ch1, turn.

Rnd 39: repeat Rnd 32.  67sc

Rnd. 40: sc in each sc around, join to beginning sc, ch1, turn.  67sc

Rnds. 41- 43: repeat rnd. 40, do not turn at end of Rnd 43.  67sc

Rnd. 44: revsc in each sc around, join to beginning st, fasten off, weave in end.

Belt

Row 1: work 152 fsc (or to desired length), ch1, turn.  152sc

Row 2: sc in each sc across, ch1, turn.  152sc

Row 3: repeat row 2, ch1, do not turn.  152sc

Row 4: working around belt, revsc in each sc and end row, join to beginning st, fasten off, weave in end.

Belt Loop-Make 3

Row 1: leaving 4” tail, ch18, fasten off, leaving 4” tail.

With right side facing, at waistline, back center of sweater, pull the tails of the loop through sweater from right side to wrong side and tie in place.  Repeat the process at waistline, centered under the arm opening of sleeves.

2 Comments on “Country Casual Sweater Jacket-Free Crochet Pattern”

  1. Beverooni Says:

    Is this in UK or US terms? I love this jacket and can’t wait to make it.


  2. Hi! Thank you so much. It’s in US terms.
    Carol


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