The Piper Cardi by Phanessa Fong

Beginner stitches and gorgeous drape make this a relaxing piece to crochet and a lovely year round accessory.

The Designer: Phanessa Fong

Phanessa is a self taught knitter and crocheter, doting mother to three rambunctious boys, avid crafter, photographer, and a secret yarn hoarder. In her free time her and her husband like to go camping in the great outdoors with their boys, family is everything to her. When she finds a quiet moment to herself, she is busy either writing up patterns for her newest creations or trying get her latest project done. Crafting is her creative outlet and sometimes stress relief for this very busy mom.

About The Pattern

Skill Level


The Yarn – We Are Knitters Pima Cotton

We Are Knitters Pima Cotton, worsted weight #4 yarn (100% Pima cotton; 232 yds/212m per 3.5 oz/100g skein)
3 (4, 4, 5, 6, 6) skeins Terracotta

Yarn Substitutions

Wool & The Gang Shiny Happy Cotton

Knit Picks Dishie

Lion Brand 24/7 Cotton

Hook & Other Materials

US Size I/9 (5.5mm) crochet hook
Yarn Needle
Measuring Tape
Stitch Markers

Sizes/Finished Measurements

Child Small (Medium, Large)

Adult Small (Medium, Large)

Width: 24 (26, 28, 40 42, 44)”

Length:  27 (29, 32, 43, 45, 47)”


Gauge is not critical to this project. It is worked to measurements, not to stitch counts.

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Emily is a WAHM of 4 children. She is the Editor of Happily Hooked Magazine and Pattern Pack Pro and the owner of Em’s Corner. She spent her years before children as a middle school math teacher, but now enjoys crocheting at her kids’ sporting events and spoiling her nieces and nephews. She loves to teach her children and her nieces and nephews to crochet. When she’s not crocheting, she’s outside with her camera. She was raised in San Diego but now finds herself in the very hot Southern California desert.

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