Hakuji Crop Kit (with Pattern)

Weight: 200.00 Grams
Stock: 0
Designer: Eri Shimizu
Style: Crop Top; Pullover
Yarn Weight: 0: Light Fingering (8 sts/in)
Fiber: Superwash Merino Wool
Colors None Selected (required)

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by Eri Shimizu



Hakuji is a boxy, cabled pullover worked from the bottom up. The body is worked in the round to the underarm, then the front and back are worked separately back and forth to the shoulders, which are joined with 3-needle bind off.

Like the other crops we feature, Hakuji can be easily lengthened to suit the wearer.  The pullover can be worn WS out. Enjoy different faces of cables.

Samples shown in: Calm Before the Storm and Apollo


Finished Size: 39 (42 3/4, 48, 50 3/4, 54 1/2, 59 3/4)” / 99 (108.5, 122, 129, 138.5, 152) cm - suggested ease: 8 1/2 - 10” (21.5 - 25.5 cm) of positive ease

IMPORTANT: This sweater is intended to be worn with 8-10” of positive ease.  Please select a bust size equal to your actual bust size PLUS the amount of positive ease.  Sample shown is Size 50 including 8” positive ease.

GAUGE (after blocking):
22 sts and 30 rows = 4” / 10 cm in Stockinette stitch with US 6 / 4 mm needle
48 sts and 48 rows = 6” x 6” / 15 cm x 15 cm in Cable pattern with US 6 / 4 mm needle 


US 6 / 4 mm 24” / 60 cm or longer
Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge and optimal drape.

optional: DPNs of same size for sleeves


  • Yarn: 2 or 3 skeins of Walk Delicate Merino x 100g (660 yds/600m) OR Delicate Light x100g (711 yds/650m) x 100g*
  • Pattern: Pattern: Digital copy (sent via Ravelry)
  • Needles: available as an optional add-on
    • US6 24” OR 32”
    • DPN US6

* Delicate Merino and Merino Light are essentially the same product produced by two separate mills for Walk Collection.  As a result there is a slight yardage difference between the two yarns.  They are completely interchangeable for this project. We will send you the line based on the color you select.  You may not specify between the two bases.