The Mulberry Lane Cardi is one of my favorite designs to date! With a little stripe of cute berry-like stitches that run vertically through this comfy cardi, you’ll love to layer this up for cool summer nights! And the best part? It has pockets!!
The Mulberry Lane Cardi is available as a Lion Brand Yarn Kit – that means that you can order all of the yarn you need to make your own using this beautiful Lion Brand Jeans, and you also get a printed copy of the pattern as well! Get the Lion Brand Kit Here >> MULBERRY LANE CARDI KIT
If you already have your Lion Brand Jeans yarn ready, here are the instructions to make your own Mulberry Lane Cardi! If you make one, please tag me on Instagram @coco.crochet.lee and use the hashtag #cococrochetlee so I can share your beautiful photos!
Mulberry Lane Cardi
Design by CoCo Crochet Lee
Lion Brand Jeans Colors
Materials: Lion Brand Jeans (246yds/100g): 5(5, 6, 6, 7, 7) skeins Khaki (A), 1 skein Corduroy (B).
US Size G/6 (4mm) crochet hook, scissors, st markers.
Sizes: Small, Medium, Large, 1x, 2x, 3x.
Gauge: 18 sc x 18 rows = 4”
Finished Sweater Measurements: length = 30”, width = 21( 25, 29, 33, 37, 41)”.
Pattern Notes: 1. When completing treble sts, push posts to RS of fabric after completing adjacent st.
Panel (make 2)
With A, ch 203.
Row 1 (WS): Dc in 4th ch from hook (starting ch 3 counts as dc here and throughout), dc in each ch across, turn–201 sts.
Row 2 (RS): Ch ch 4 (counts as dc, ch1), *skip next st, dc in next, ch 1; repeat from * across to last, dc in last, turn.
Row 3: Ch 3 (counts as dc here and throughout), dc in each st and ch across, turn.
Row 4: Change to B. Ch 1 (does not count as a st here and throughout), *sc, tr in next; repeat from * across to last, sc in last, turn.
Row 5: Change to A. Ch 3, dc in each st across, turn.
Row 6: Repeat Row 2.
Row 7: Ch 3, dc in each st across, turn.
Row 8: Ch 4 (counts as dtr here and throughout), dtr in each st across, turn.
Rows 9-15 (22, 29, 36, 43, 50): Repeat Rows 1-8.
Rows 16 (23, 30, 37, 44, 51)- 22(29, 36, 43, 50, 57): Repeat Rows 1-7.
Fasten off, weave in ends.
With A, Make 4,
Row 1: Sc in 2nd ch from the hook and in each ch across, turn–20 sts.
Rows 2-30: Ch 1 (does not count as a st), sc in each st across, turn.
Fasten off weave in ends.
Placing 2 pockets together, join to top right hand corner through both thicknesses, sc evenly around side, bottom, and opposite side of pocket through both thicknesses, leaving top open. Fasten off, weave in ends.
Lay Panels side by RS facing, with both Foundation rows meeting down the center. Whip st seam together approximately 1 inch shy of halfway up the Panels. Fasten off, weave in ends.
With Back seam running down the middle-back of your cardi, fold other half of panels on top of Back with opening facing + RS facing you.
Seam from bottom to armpit by whip sts seam for 24 sts, 20 sts on one side of pocket opening, sew 35 (30, 30, 25, 25, 20) more sts leaving remaining seam open for arm holes. Sew remaining 20 sts of pocket to other side of Panel seam to secure the Pocket.
Fasten off, weave in ends.
Weave in any remaining ends, and block garment.
Abbreviations (US Terms):
Ch = chain
Sc = single crochet
Dc = double crochet
Tr = treble crochet
Dtr = double treble crochet
St = stitch
Enjoy crocheting this lovely cardi, and thank you for stopping by!!