Grab your crochet hook, follow the video tutorial by Miss DIY and make your own Cozy Jumper!

Casual and comfortable! That is the look we love at the moment because it just makes us feel good. Ester from Miss DIY has just the right project: the Cozy Jumper, a maxi sweater made with the soft and warm Katia Merino Aran. This long, casual jumper features a V neck and an interesting stitch pattern at the front. It is an absolute feel-good project, not only because of its comfortable form. But also because Ester made a video tutorial to show you how to crochet the Cozy Jumper. So even beginners can indulge in the maxi sweater trend, and furthermore learn how to crochet front and back post stitches, popcorn stitch and eyelet stitches. What are you waiting for? Grab your crochet hook, follow the pattern by Miss DIY and make your own Cozy Jumper.

How to crochet the Cozy Jumper 

by Miss DIY @ester_missdiy

This jumper is made in 4 parts: front, back and two sleeves. The front and back are worked flat, in rows going back and forth from the bottom up, and the sleeves are made in circular. This is an oversize jumper with a V-neckline and a design in the centre.

Sizes or Measurements

How to crochet the Cozy Jumper 

Gauge. Using the G6 (4 mm) hook in dc, 12 sts & 8 rows = 4×4”

Materials. 8 balls of Katia Merino Aran col. 88 (lilac), size G6 (U.S.)/4mm crochet hook, wool sewing needle and scissors.

merino aran

Stitches and techniques

  • Chain stitch
  • Double crochet
  • Slip stitch
  • Front double crochet relief stitch: work a double crochet stitch inserting the crochet hook between two stitches on the row below, from the front towards the back and then from the back to the front, leaving the stitch on the row below in relief in front of the hook and finish the double crochet stitch. 
  • Back double crochet relief stitch: work a double crochet stitch inserting the crochet hook between two stitches on the row below, from the back towards the front and then from the front to the back, leaving thestitch on the row below in relief in front of the hook and finish the double crochet stitch.
  • Popcorn stitch: work 4 double crochet in the same stitch, carefully remove the hook from the last stitch worked, insert the hook in the first stitch and in then in the loop from the 4th stitch again and draw the loop from the 4th stitch through the first stitch.
  • Decrease: work two consecutive stitches and close them together. https://youtu.be/ePYsq3yFEmM

Abbreviations

  • ch st – chain stitch
  • dc – double crochet
  • ss – slip stitch
  • Fdcrs – front double crochet relief stitch
  • Bdcrs – back double crochet relief stitch
  • pop st – popcorn stitch
  • dec – decrease
  • st – stitch
  • rep – repeat
  • r & rs – row(s)

Notes. Work 2 ch sts to raise up the work on all the rows.

Front

Body

R1: 71 dc.

R2: 34 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 35 dc.

R3: 33 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 1 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 34 dc.

R4: 32 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 3 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 33 dc.

R5: 2 ch sts, 31 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 5 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 32 dc.

R6: 30 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 2 dc, skip 1 st, 1 Fdcrs, 1 dc, 1 Fdcrs, skip 1 st, 2 dc, 1 ch sts, skip 1 st, 31 dc.

R7: 29 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 2 dc, skip 1 st, 1 Bdcrs, 3 dc, 1 Bdcrs, skip 1 st, 2 dc, 1 ch sts, skip 1 st, 30 dc.

Popcorn stitch

R8: 28 dc, 1 ch sts, skip 1 st, 2 dc, skip 1 st, 1 Fdcrs, 2 dc, 1 pop st, 2 dc, 1 Fdcrs, skip 1 st, 2 dc, 1 ch sts, skip 1 st, 29 dc.

R9: 27 dc, 1 ch sts, skip 1 st, 2 dc, skip 1 st, 1 Bdcrs, 7 dc, 1 Bdcrs, skip 1 st, 2 dc, 1 ch sts, skip 1 st, 28 dc.

R10: 26 dc, 1 ch sts, skip 1 st, 2 dc, skip 1 st, 1 Fdcrs, 2 dc, 1 pop st, 3 dc, 1 pop st, 2 dc, 1 Fdcrs, skip 1 st, 2 dc, 1 ch sts, skip 1 st, 27 dc.

R11: 25 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 2 dc, skip 1 st, 1 Bdcrs, 11 dc, 1 Bdcrs, skip 1 st, 2 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 26 dc.

R12: 24 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 2 dc, skip 1 st, 1 Fdcrs, 2 dc, 1 pop st, 7 dc, 1 pop st, 2 dc, 1 Fdcrs, skip 1 st, 2 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 25 dc.

R13: 23 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 2 dc, skip 1 st, 1 Bdcrs, 15 dc, 1 Bdcrs, skip 1 st, 2 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 24 dc.

R14: 22 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 2 dc, skip 1 st, 1 Fdcrs, 2 dc, 1 pop st, 11 dc, 1 pop st, 2 dc, 1 Fdcrs, skip 1 st, 2 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 23 dc.

R15: 21 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 2 dc, skip 1 st, 1 Bdcrs, 19 dc, 1 Bdcrs, skip 1 st, 2 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 22 dc.

R16: 20 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 2 dc, skip 1 st, 1 Fdcrs, 2 dc, 1 pop st, 15 dc, 1 pop st, 2 dc, 1 Fdcrs, skip 1 st, 2 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 21 dc.

R17: 19 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 2 dc, skip 1 st, 1 Bdcrs, 23 dc, 1 Bdcrs, skip 1 st, 2 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 20 dc.

R18: 18 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 2 dc, skip 1 st, 1 Fdcrs, 2 dc, 1 pop st, 9 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 9 dc, 1 pop st, 2 dc, 1 Fdcrs, skip 1 st, 2 dc, 1 ch sts, skip 1 st, 19 dc.

R19: 17 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 2 dc, skip 1 st, 1 Bdcrs, 12 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 1 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 12 dc, 1 Bdcrs, skip 1 st, 2 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 18 dc.

R20: 16 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 2 dc, skip 1 st, 1 Fdcrs, 2 dc, 1 pop st, 9 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 3 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 9 dc, 1 pop st, 2 dc, 1 Fdcrs, skip 1 st, 2 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 17 dc.

R21: 15 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 2 dc, skip 1 st, 1 Bdcrs, 12 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 5 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 12 dc, 1 Bdcrs, skip 1 st, 2 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 16 dc.

R22: 14 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 2 dc, skip 1 st, 1 Fdcrs, 2 dc, 1 pop st, 9 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 2 dc, skip 1 st, 1 Fdcrs, 1 dc, 1 Fdcrs, skip 1 st, 2 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 9 dc, 1 pop st, 2 dc, 1 Fdcrs, skip 1 st, 2 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 15 dc.

R23: 13 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 2 dc, skip 1 st, 1 Bdcrs, 12 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 2 dc, skip 1 st, 1 Bdcrs, 3 dc, 1 Bdcrs, skip 1 st, 2 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 12 dc, 1 Bdcrs, skip 1 st, 2 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 14 dc.

R24: 12 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 2 dc, skip 1 st, 1 Fdcrs, 2 dc, 1 pop st, 9 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 2 dc, skip 1 st, 1 Fdcrs, 2 dc, 1 pop st, 2 dc, 1 Fdcrs, skip 1 st, 2 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 9 dc, 1 pop st, 2 dc, 1 Fdcrs, skip 1 st, 2 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 13 dc.

R25: 11 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 2 dc, skip 1 st, 1 Bdcrs, 12 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 2 dc, skip 1 st, 1 Bdcrs, 7 dc, 1 Bdcrs, skip 1 st, 2 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 12 dc, 1 Bdcrs, skip 1 st, 2 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 12 dc.

R26: 10 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 2 dc, skip 1 st, 1 Fdcrs, 2 dc, 1 pop st, 9 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 2 dc, skip 1 st, 1 Fdcrs, 2 dc, 1 pop st, 3 dc, 1 pop st, 2 dc, 1 Fdcrs, skip 1 st, 2 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 9 dc, 1 pop st, 2 dc, 1 Fdcrs, skip 1 st, 2 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 11 dc.

R27: 9 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 2 dc, skip 1 st, 1 Bdcrs, 12 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 2 dc, skip 1 st, 1 Bdcrs, 11 dc, 1 Bdcrs, skip 1 st, 2 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 12 dc, 1 Bdcrs, skip 1 st, 2 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 10 dc.

R28: 8 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 2 dc, skip 1 st, 1 Fdcrs, 2 dc, 1 pop st, 9 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 2 dc, skip 1 st, 1 Fdcrs, 2 dc, 1 pop st, 7 dc, 1 pop st, 2 dc, 1 Fdcrs, skip 1 st, 2 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 9 dc, 1 pop st, 2 dc, 1 Fdcrs, skip 1 st, 2 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 9 dc.

R29: 7 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 2 dc, skip 1 st, 1 Bdcrs, 12 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 2 dc, skip 1 st, 1 Bdcrs, 15 dc, 1 Bdcrs, skip 1 st, 2 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 12 dc, 1 Bdcrs, skip 1 st, 2 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 8dc.

R30: 6 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 2 dc, skip 1 st, 1 Fdcrs, 2 dc, 1 pop st, 9 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 2 dc, skip 1 st, 1 Fdcrs, 2 dc, 1 pop st, 11 dc, 1 pop st, 2 dc, 1 Fdcrs, skip 1 st, 2 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 9 dc, 1 pop st, 2 dc, 1 Fdcrs, skip 1 st, 2 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 7 dc.

R31: 5 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 2 dc, skip 1 st, 1 Bdcrs, 12 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 2 dc, skip 1 st, 1 Bdcrs, 19 dc, 1 Bdcrs, skip 1 st, 2 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 12 dc, 1 Bdcrs, skip 1 st, 2 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 6 dc.

R32: 4 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 2 dc, skip 1 st, 1 Fdcrs, 2 dc, 1 pop st, 9 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 2 dc, skip 1 st, 1 Fdcrs, 2 dc, 1 pop st, 15 dc, 1 pop st, 2 dc, 1 Fdcrs, skip 1 st, 2 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 9 dc, 1 pop st, 2 dc, 1 Fdcrs, skip 1 st, 2 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 5 dc.

R33: 3 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 2 dc, skip 1 st, 1 Bdcrs, 12 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 2 dc, skip 1 st, 1 Bdcrs, 23 dc, 1 Bdcrs, skip 1 st, 2 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 12 dc, 1parT, skip 1 st, 2 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 4 dc.

R34: 2 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 2 dc, skip 1 st, 1 Fdcrs, 2 dc, 1 pop st, 9 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 2 dc, skip 1 st, 1 Fdcrs, 2 dc, 1 pop st, 9 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 9 dc, 1 pop st, 2 dc, 1 Fdcrs, skip 1 st, 2 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 9 dc, 1 pop st, 2 dc, 1 Fdcrs, skip 1 st, 2 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 3 dc.

R35: 1 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 2 dc, skip 1 st, 1 Bdcrs, 12 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 2 dc, skip 1 st, 1 Bdcrs, 12 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 1 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 12 dc, 1 Bdcrs, skip 1 st, 2 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 12 dc, 1 Bdcrs, skip 1 st, 2 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 2 dc.

R36: 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 2 dc, skip 1 st, 1 Fdcrs, 2 dc, 1 pop st, 9 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 2 dc, skip 1 st, 1 Fdcrs, 2 dc, 1 pop st, 9 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 3 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 9 dc, 1 pop st, 2 dc, 1 Fdcrs, skip 1 st, 2 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 9 dc, 1 pop st, 2 dc, 1 Fdcrs, skip 1 st, 2 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 1 dc.

R37: 2 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 2 dc, skip 1 st, 1 Bdcrs, 12 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 2 dc, skip 1 st, 1 Bdcrs, 12 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 5 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 12 dc, 1 Bdcrs, skip 1 st, 2 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 12 dc, 1 Bdcrs, skip 1 st, 3 dc.

R38: 1 dc, skip 1 st, 1 Fdcrs, 2 dc, 1 pop st, 9 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 2 dc, skip 1 st, 1 Fdcrs, 2 dc, 1 pop st, 9 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 2 dc, skip 1 st, 1 Fdcrs, 1 dc, 1 Fdcrs, skip 1 st, 2 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 9 dc, 1 pop st, 2 dc, 1 Fdcrs, skip 1 st, 2 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 9 dc, 1 pop st, 2 dc, 1 Fdcrs, skip 1 st, 2 dc.

 

How to crochet the Cozy Jumper 

R39: skip 1 st, 1 Bdcrs, 12 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 2 dc, skip 1 st, 1 Bdcrs, 12 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 2 dc, skip 1 st, 1parT, 3 dc, 1 Bdcrs, skip 1 st, 2 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 12 dc, 1 Bdcrs, skip 1 st, 2 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 12 dc, 1 Bdcrs, 1 dc.

R40: 3 dc, 1 pop st, 9 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 2 dc, skip 1 st, 1 Fdcrs, 2 dc, 1 pop st, 9 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 2 dc, skip 1 st, 1 Fdcrs, 2 dc, 1 pop st, 2 dc, 1 Fdcrs, skip 1 st, 2 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 9 dc, 1 pop st, 2 dc, 1 Fdcrs, skip 1 st, 2 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 9 dc, 1 pop st, 3 dc.

R41: 11 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 2 dc, skip 1 st, 1 Bdcrs, 12 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 2 dc, skip 1 st, 1 Bdcrs, 7 dc, 1 Bdcrs, skip 1 st, 2 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 12 dc, 1 Bdcrs, skip 1 st, 2 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 12 dc.

R42: 1 pop st, 9 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 2 dc, skip 1 st, 1 Fdcrs, 2 dc, 1 pop st, 9 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 2 dc, skip 1 st, 1 Fdcrs, 2 dc, 1 pop st, 3 dc, 1 pop st, 2 dc, 1 Fdcrs, skip 1 st, 2 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 9 dc, 1 pop st, 2 dc, 1 Fdcrs, skip 1 st, 2 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 9 dc, 1 pop st, 1 dc.

R43: 9 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 2 dc, skip 1 st, 1 Bdcrs, 12 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 2 dc, skip 1 st, 1 Bdcrs, 11 dc, 1 Bdcrs, skip 1 st, 2 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 12 dc, 1 Bdcrs, skip 1 st, 2 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 10 dc.

Left neckline

R44: 8dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 2 dc, skip 1 st, 1 Fdcrs, 2 dc, 1 pop st, 9 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 2 dc, skip 1 st, 1 Fdcrs, 2 dc, 1 pop st, 1 dc, 1 dec.

R45: 1 dec, 4 dc, 1 Bdcrs, skip 1 st, 2 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 12 dc, 1 Bdcrs, skip 1 st, 2 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 8 dc.

R46: 7dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 2 dc, skip 1 st, 1 Fdcrs, 2 dc, 1 pop st, 9 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 2 dc, skip 1 st, 1 Fdcrs, 2 dc, 1 pop st, 1 dc, 1 dec.

R47: 1 dec, 4 dc, 1 Bdcrs, skip 1 st, 2 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 12 dc, 1 Bdcrs, skip 1 st, 2 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 6 dc.

R48: 6dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 2 dc, skip 1 st, 1 Fdcrs, 2 dc, 1 pop st, 9 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 2 dc, skip 1 st, 1 Fdcrs, 2 dc, 1 pop st, 1 dc, 1 dec.

R49: 1 dec, 4 dc, 1 Bdcrs, skip 1 st, 2 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 12 dc, 1 Bdcrs, skip 1 st, 2 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 4 dc.

R50: 5dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 2 dc, skip 1 st, 1 Fdcrs, 2 dc, 1 pop st, 9 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 2 dc, skip 1 st, 1 Fdcrs, 2 dc, 1 pop st, 1 dc, 1 dec.

R51: 1 dec, 4 dc, 1 Bdcrs, skip 1 st, 2 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 12 dc, 1 Bdcrs, skip 1 st, 2 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 2 dc.

R52: 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 2 dc, skip 1 st, 1 Fdcrs, 2 dc, 1 pop st, 9 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 2 dc, skip 1 st, 1 Fdcrs, 2 dc, 1 pop st, 1 dc, 1 dec.

R53: 1 dec, 4 dc, 1 Bdcrs, skip 1 st, 2 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 12 dc, 1 Bdcrs, skip 1 st, 3 dc.

R54: 1 dc, skip 1 st, 1 Fdcrs, 2 dc, 1 pop st, 9 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 2 dc, skip 1 st, 1 Fdcrs, 2 dc, 1 pop st, 1 dc, 1 dec.

R55: 1 dec, 4 dc, 1 Bdcrs, skip 1 st, 2 dc, 1 ch st, skip 1 st, 12 dc, 1 Bdcrs, skip 1 st, 1 dc.

Right neckline

Join the yarn in stitch 37. Work same as left neckline, but in reverse starting the rows with dec.

v-neckline

Back

R1-R54: 71 dc.

Right neckline

R55: 22 dc, 1 dec.

Left neckline

Join the yarn in the first stitch of the opposite side and work R55.

Join

Match the front and back together with wrong sides facing.

Sew the shoulders.

Sew the sides from R9 to R39.

how to join sleeves

Sleeves

Notes: the sleeves are worked in the round. Close each round with a ss in the first st of the row. Work 2 ch sts to raise up the work at the start of each row.

Join the yarn in the first armhole st.

R1: 60 dc (60 sts).

R2: 1 dec, 56 dc, 1 dec (58 sts).

R3: 1 dec, 56 dc (57 sts).

R4: 1 dec, 55 dc (56 sts).

R5: 1 dec, 54 dc (55 sts).

R6: 1 dec, 51 dc, 1 dec (53 sts).

R7: 1 dec, 51 dc (52 sts).

R8: 1 dec, 50 dc (51 sts).

R9: 1 dec, 49 dc (50 sts).

R10: 1 dec, 46 dc, 1 dec (48 sts).

R11: 1 dec, 46 dc (47p).

R12: 1 dec, 45 dc (46 sts).

R13: 1 dec, 44 dc (45 sts).

R14: 1 dec, 41 dc, 1 dec (43 sts).

R15: 1 dec, 41 dc (42 sts).

R16: 1 dec, 40 dc (41 sts).

R17: 1 dec, 39 dc (40 sts).

R18: 1 dec, 36 dc, 1 dec (38 sts).

R19: 1 dec, 36 dc (37 sts).

R20: 1 dec, 35 dc (36 sts).

R21: 1 dec, 34 dc (35 sts).

R22: 1 dec, 33 dc (34 sts).

R23: 1 dec, 32 dc (33 sts).

R24: 1 dec, 31 dc (32 sts).

R25: 1 dce, 30 dc (31 sts).

R26: 1 dec, 29 dc (30 sts).

R27: 1 dec, 28 dc (29 sts).

R28: 1 dec, 27 dc (28 sts).

R29: 28 dc (28 sts).

Front double crochet relief stitch

R30-R33: *1 dc, 1 Fdcrs *, rep from * to * 14 times (28 sts).

back post stitches

Finishing

Weave in all the loose ends of yarn.

How to crochet the Cozy Jumper