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women's cardigan 90 - gabrielle

 

 
 

 

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Inspired by a cardigan seen on the New York City Fashion Runway, http://www.knittinginscottsdale.net/ideas_inspirations_first_page.html this cardigan is an unusual addition to any women’s wardrobe. Knit in a fingering weight yarn it is perfect for all seasons. The pattern incorporates four different patterns stitches that are interesting to knit. The body to the underarm is knit in one piece, thus avoiding underarm seams. The neckband and front bands are crocheted. The matching buttons are very easy to crochet.

 

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SIZES:
Finished Measurements in Inches
  x - small small medium large x - large
CHEST 34 38 42 46 50
LENGTH FROM SHOULDERS 18 19 20 21 22
SLEEVE LENGTH FROM SHOULDER 21 22 22 22 23
UPPERARM 10.75 11.25 12 13 14.5



YARN USED FOR SAMPLE:

Cascade Yarns - Heritage
75% merino wool - 25% nylon
437 yards each skein - 100 grams each skein
3(4, 4, 5, 5) skeins

Note: size small finished cardigan 313 grams

For your cardigan to be the correct size, it is not the brand of yarn that matters, but the GAUGE that is important.

It is best to refer to the yardage to determine how many skeins or balls to purchase.



NEEDLES:
size 2 circular needles, 29 inches long, or 14 inch straight needles
size 4 circular needles, 29 inches long, or 14 inch straight needles
size F crochet hook
size C crochet hook for buttons



OTHER NOTIONS:  
gauge ruler
tracking sheet-included with pattern
4 double-pointed needles size 4 or smaller to use in place of stitch holders
tapestry needle
6 small safety pins



GAUGE:
28 stitches and 38 rows = 4 inches in Stockinette Stitch on size 4 needles
30 stitches and 42 rows = 4 inches in 3 x 3 Ribbing on size 4 needles
26 stitches and 34 rows = 4 inches in Vandyke Faggot Stitch on size 4 needles
32 stitches and 36 rows = 4 inches in Tiny Bamboo Stitch on size 4 needles



SKILL LEVEL:
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  Projects with a variety of stitches, such as basic cables    and lace, simple intarsia, double-pointed needles and   knitting in the round needle techniques, mid-level   shaping and finishing.
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women's cardigan 90 - gabrielle

 
 

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