Mesh Stitch Sweater Crochet Pattern
You’ll be craving fall weather once you make the Mesh Stitch Sweater. This sweater is so stylish and is sure to become an instant classic!
The Mesh Stitch Sweater is created using the Plymouth Encore Worsted Yarn. It’s a super cozy worsted yarn, made with an acrylic/wool blend. This blend makes it super soft and durable. Perfect for your favorite sweater.
We’ve even put together a special crochet kit that has this beautiful, cost-efficient yarn and the digital pattern included. We’ve made it so easy, there’s no reason not to give it a try!
On top of being made from quality yarn, this sweater has a boxy design, with sections worked into it using the mesh stitch.
The open stitch in these sections makes the Mesh Stitch Sweater perfect for enjoying the fall breeze. Or adding an unexpected detail to your autumn outfits.
Once you see how good this sweater looks on, you’ll wear it with everything. The Mesh Stitch Sweater is about to become your favorite creation!
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Mesh Stitch Sweater Crochet Pattern
Skill Level: Intermediate
Hook(s) size: I/9/5.5mm
Yarn weight: Worsted
Preferred type of yarn: 6 (7, 7, 8) skeins of Plymouth Encore yarn in 6007 Light Grey Heather. Yarn Yardage: approx 1060 (1210, 1325, 1515) yds
Tools – scissors, tapestry needle, stitch marker
Pattern is written for size small with changes for medium, large, and x-large in parentheses.
Bust: 34 (38.5, 43, 47.5)”
Front length: 24 (24.5, 24.5, 25.75)”,
Back length: 26.5 (27, 27, 28.25)”
Sleeve length: 16”
Gauge: 4”= 11 dc x 7.5 dc rows; 6 ch-2 spaces =3.5”, 20 mesh rows = 3”
Ch – chain, st(s) – stitch(es), FSC – foundation single crochet, sl st – slip stitch, sc – single crochet, dc – double crochet, dc2tog – double crochet 2 together
Ch 2 and 3 counts as a stitch
Back Sweater Panel
FSC 58 (66, 74, 82).
Row 1: Ch 2 (counts as first ch space here and throughout), turn. Sl st into the next st. *Ch 2, skip 1 st, sl st into next st; repeat from * to end. 29 (33, 37, 41) ch spaces
Row 2: Ch 2, turn. Sl st into first ch-2 space. *Ch 2, sl st into next ch-2 space; repeat from * across.
Rows 3-19: Repeat row 2.
Row 20: Ch 1, turn. Sc into next sl st. *Sc into next ch 2 space, sc into next sl st; repeat from * across, ending with sc in last ch-2 space. 58 (66, 74, 82) sts
Row 21 (dec row): Ch 3 (counts as first dc here and throughout), turn. *Dc into each of the next 3 (3, 2, 2) sts, dc2tog; repeat from * across to last 2 (0, 13, 13) sts. Dc into each of last 2 (0, 13, 13) sts. 47 (53, 59, 65) sts
Rows 22-64 (22-65, 22-65, 22-67): Ch 3, turn. Dc into each st across.
Front Sweater Panel
Repeat instructions for Back Sweater Panel, but fasten off after row 59 (60, 60, 62).
Place panels right side facing together. The top of the sweater is the mesh stitch sections; mark off 3 (4, 5, 6)” on both sides of shoulders and whip stitch together. Sc around the neck.
Mark off 13.5 (14.5, 15.75, 17) inches on each side for sleeve opening. Sew lower seams.
Turn project right side out and attach yarn at underarm
Round 1: Sc 46 (50, 54, 58) evenly around the armhole, sl st into the first st. 46 (50, 54, 58) sts
Use a stitch marker to keep track of beginning of round.
Round 2: *Ch 2, skip the next st, sl st into the next st; repeat from * around. 23 (25, 27, 29) ch spaces
Rounds 3-15: *Ch 2, sl st into the next ch-2 space; repeat from * around.
Round 16: Ch 1, sc into each sl st and ch-2 space around. Join with sl st into ch 1. 46 (50, 54, 58) sts
Round 17: Ch 3, dc into each of the next 3 (7, 1, 5) sts; dc2tog. *Dc into each of the next 8 sts, dc2tog; repeat from * to end. Sl st into top of ch 3. 41 (45, 45, 52) sts
Round 18: Ch 3, dc into each st around. Sl st into top of ch 3.
Round 19: Ch 3, dc into each of the next 2 (6, 6, 4) sts; dc2tog. *Dc into each of the next 7 sts, dc2tog; repeat from * to end. Sl st into top of ch 3. 36 (40, 40, 46) sts
Rounds 20-26: Ch 3, dc into each st around. Sl st into top of ch 3.
Round 27: Ch 3, dc into each of the next 1 (5, 5, 3) sts; dc2tog. *Dc into each of the next 6 sts, dc2tog; repeat from * to end. Sl st into top of ch 3. 31 (35, 35, 40) sts
Rounds 28-31: Ch 3, dc into each st around. Sl st into top of ch 3.
Round 32: Ch 3, dc into each of the next 0 (4, 4, 2) sts; dc2tog. *Dc into each of the next 5 sts, dc2tog; repeat from * to end. Sl st into top of ch 3. 26 (30, 30, 34) sts
Round 33: Ch 3, dc into each st around. Sl st into top of ch 3.
Round 34-46: *Ch 2, skip the next st, sl st into the next st; repeat from * to end. 13 (15, 15, 17) ch spaces
Round 47: Ch 1. sc into each sl st and ch-2 space around. Sl st into beginning ch. Fasten off. Repeat for other sleeve.
Weave in all ends with a tapestry needle.
Now that you’ve seen how stylish and simple the Mesh Stitch Sweater is, pick up your crochet hook and start creating! Learn a new stitch and make an amazing, modern sweater in the process. It’s easy to make plans when you have something as nice as the Mesh Stitch Sweater to wear. Get out there and show it off!