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Item code: 2276
PATTERN DESCRIPTION
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Find some warm DK wool yarn and jump on in to this great cardigan project. It’s got all the fun—raglan shaping, great cable combo, and comfy shawl collar. Sure to keep you cozy this fall and winter!

30 (32, 34, 36, 38, 40, 42, 44, 46)" bust

 

SKILLS USED FINISHED MEASUREMENTS

Cables, picking up stitches, increases, decreases, staying in patt when shaping knitted fabric, knitting in the round, hand sewing, basic crochet, short rows

Yarn used: Bare Naked Wools Breakfast Blend DK in Bakery Rye

Bust: 34 (35.5, 37.5, 39.5, 42, 43.5, 45.5, 47.25, 49.25)”
Total length: 23.75(24.25, 24.75, 25.5, 26, 26.75, 27.25, 28, 28.5)"
Sleeve length from underarm: 17(17, 17, 17.5, 17.5, 18, 18, 18.5, 18.5)"

CONSTRUCTION MATERIALS

Cardigan is knit flat to armholes, sleeves are begun separately and joined at armhole, and upper body worked with raglan shaping. Button bands and collar are picked up at front opening. Shawl collar is worked in short rows. Openings at lower armholes are grafted together and button loops are worked onto bands and buttons attached. Garment is worked with 3-4" positive ease to be worn as an outer cover, so choose size accordingly.

•DK weight yarn, approx 1100 (1150, 1235, 1340, 1435, 1540, 1635, 1750, 1840) yds
•US size 7 (4.5 mm) 16" & 32" circular needles or size needed to achieve gauge
•US size 7 (4.5 mm) dpn set of five or size needed to achieve gauge
•US size 7 (4.5 mm) 46" circular needle or size needed to achieve gauge
•Cable needle
•Stitch markers (6 ring type, 2 locking type)
•Stitch holders or scrap yarn (6)
•US size C (2.75 mm) crochet hook
•Darning needle
•5/8" buttons (8)

  GAUGE

 

24 sts & 28 rows = 4”/10 cm for body of cardigan
22 sts & 28 rnds = 4”/10 cm for sleeves

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