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Ladylike Pullover
Pattern Number: 90189AD
Rating: *****
4.6 (based on 24 reviews)
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Ladylike Pullover Reviewed by Anna Haws on 2015-10-05 ****
Made this a couple of years ago. Worked up great. Love the feeling of lace.

Ladylike Pullover Reviewed by Katrina Mattern on 2011-04-04 *****
I love this sweater. It works up so quickly in crochet (I'm a frequent knitter) and is really flattering. I made it in a non-LionBrand soft and silky yarn in a dusty rose color and went down a size since I like my sweater to have a closer fit. It was really easy and I'm surprised it's ranked as an "Experienced" level pattern. The only changes I made were to increase the length at the bottom and on the sleeves (I'm tall) and to add a few rows in the bust for coverage. I found it to fit well, just a little tight across the shoulders for me but still great. I plan on making another one soon in grey because I really like the picture

Reviewed by Tiffany Jenkins on 2013-01-06 *****
Love this pattern! This was the first crochet sweater that I made and wore. I usually knit sweaters because crocheted sweaters are either for grandmas or they are boxy and don't drape well. I wore this to the yarn shop and everyone loved it. More patterns like this one pls!!!

Reviewed by sarahrumpf on 2012-12-13 *****
This pattern is gorgeous! Most crochet sweater patterns are so boxy or just not fashionable. This one didn't take too long to make and it's beautiful!

I'm 36-30-36 and tall (i.e., many patterns don't fit me well) so I made some adjustments. Followed the M pattern instructions mostly but used a K hook (I tend to stitch a little tightly). I added a few rows to the torso patterned section. Also made the sleeves with only 2 chain stitches (instead of 3 chains) between the 3 dcs. The sleeves were way too puffy otherwise.

Whoever created this pattern, please get them to make more designs!

Ladylike Pullover Reviewed by Sarah Ohlemacher on 2012-10-25 ****
Just finished this sweater and I love it.Chili was my color choice.Its an easy pattern to follow, yet not so easy that you lose intrest,works up quickly, and is absolutley comfortable to wear ! Fits loosley for a comfy yet fashionable look.

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Ladylike Pullover Reviewed by Gwyn Griffin on 2012-07-14 ****
I'm not entirely happy with this pattern because I'm not certain that it was properly adjusted for larger sizes. I'm in the process of making the M size -- and despite following the directions carefully, I was not able to make Rows 2-4 on the body section come out properly with the result that it looks a bit wonky to me at the bottom on one side (although it looks a lot better once I get past those rows and start the pattern).

Row 2 ended with a FDPC instead of a BDPC as might be expected, since that row began with a FDPC.

Row 3 did not appear to leave me enough room at the end to complete a SC and skip three stitches after the DC cluster.

Row 4 was thrown off slightly by the problems with Row 3 because of the SC problem.

Ladylike Pullover Reviewed by Shelly Wolf on 2012-01-26 *****
I really liked this pattern. I didn't have any trouble with it, but I didn't like the collar so I made it longer and turned it down like a turtleneck / cowl. I always get compliments on it.

Ladylike Pullover Reviewed by Mary Smith on 2011-11-15 ****
I love this sweater! The only thing that I have to complain about was the sizing. I had to make an XS and a 5mm hook to get it to fit like a medium. I made mine in a dark purple, and I did the pattern exactly as written except I ended the yoke earlier to make it more of a ballet-neck. I also put one row of single crochet at the end. I had no trouble attatching the sleeves like everyone else did. Also, I ended up using way less yarn than asked, only 12 oz. It was the first sweater that I actually liked! YAY!

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Ladylike Pullover Reviewed by Lise D'Amours on 2011-11-10 *****
Fantastic. I made two of them in different colours.

Ladylike Pullover Reviewed by Melissa Haas on 2011-03-01 *****
I made this one in blue, and it is now my favorite sweater. I loved this pattern, working a top in the round made it so easy for me since I usually dread sewing panels together for garments! It's such a gorgeous, unique design, too!

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