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Meme Cardigan Detail of Back

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Item code: 3303
PATTERN DESCRIPTION
SIZING

Named for my maternal grandmother's branch of our family, the Adcock Aran Cardigan is a classic that you can make for just about every member of the family. It's sized to fit age four through XL adult. We show it modeled by Lori and Charlotte, but the guys would like one, too!

Standard positive ease to fit chest sizes
22-24 (25-27, 27-29, 30-32, 33-35, 35-37, 38-40, 41-43, 43-45) inches
[56-61 (63-68, 68-74, 76-81, 84-89, 89-94, 96-101, 104-109, 109-114) cm]

 

SKILLS USED FINISHED MEASUREMENTS

Cables, decreasing in patt, buttonholes, picking up sts, grafting in rib st

Yarn used: Cascade 220 Superwash, lichen; Mrs Crosby Steamer Trunk, golden butter

Bust: 26.25 (29, 31.75, 34.25, 37, 39.75, 42.25, 45, 47.75) inches [66.5 (73.5, 80.5, 87, 94, 101, 107, 114,
121) cm]

CONSTRUCTION MATERIALS

Cardigan is knit flat in one piece from the bottom up. Front bands are worked onto body as it is knit,
including buttonholes. Sleeves are worked in the rnd from wrist to underarm and then joined to work upper body in one piece with raglan shaping. Collar is picked up at shoulders and each half is worked onto the neck to center back, where the two are grafted tog. Patch pockets are worked separately and sewn onto cardigan after blocking all pieces.

•Worsted weight yarn, approx 670 (988, 1085, 1175, 1320, 1450, 1600, 1750, 1920) yds
•US size 7 (4.5 mm) 16" & 24" circular needles
•US size 7 (4.5 mm) dpn set or a second 16" circular needle for working sleeves
•Cable needle (optional)
•Yarn needle
•Stitch markers (six ring markers in one color for stitch patterns, four ring markers in second color for
raglan lines, one stationary marker)
•Stitch holders
•5/8-inch buttons, 6 (6, 7, 7, 8, 8, 9, 9, 9)

  GAUGE

 

24 sts & 24 rows = 4 inches [10 cm] in combined cable patt st

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