This pretty summer top has stripes of simple colour pattern and lace, with a square neck and puffed sleeves.

The garment is knitted flat with side seams, but could be made in one piece using a circular needle.


The cardigan is knitted using Rowan Summerlite 4ply cotton yarn.

Sizes and Yarn quantities

The pattern gives instructions to fit sizes 28-50ins/71-127cm bust.

6 – 9 x 50g balls of yarn in 3 colours.

Tension: 30sts and 37 rows to 10cm over pattern using 3mm needles.

For more information and to purchase the pattern as a PDF download, click on the price below to be taken to a Ravelry page (membership of Ravelry not required).

£5.00 (excl. VAT)

Photos: The Knitter/ Jennie Atkinson