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Girls, Boys, Infant/Baby
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I was 4 when my grandmother taught me to knit. I have since enjoyed all sorts of needle work; crochet, cross stitch, needlepoint, quilting. However, my love is knitting and designing seamless and ...

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Abernathy Cardigan

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(6) Name: 'Knitting : Abernathy Cardigan
Abernathy Cardigan
Abernathy Cardigan
Abernathy Cardigan
Abernathy Cardigan
Abernathy Cardigan

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • basic increasing and decreasing
  • knitting in the round

Pattern Description:

Abernathy Cardigan is a sweet little unisex cardi that is worked from the top down, seamlessly, with an eyelet yoked collar. With a stockinette stitch body & garter stitch hem, front bands, cuffs and collar, it is simple enough to show off variegated yarns nicely. Four buttonholes are worked, beginning at the top right band and more can be added, if desired. Generous ease, 2-3" (5-7.5cm), allows this to be a wonderful layering piece that is light and soft; perfect for wee babes and little ones alike!

Yarn Requirements:
Fingering or Sport Weight Yarn (fabric achieved should have a slight drape and not be stiff):

MC (Body & Sleeves)
- 180 (210, 310, 420, 530, 640, 750, 860, 980) yards
-165 (195, 285, 385, 485, 585, 685, 785, 900) meters

CC (Neck, Buttonbands, Hem & Cuffs)

40 (45, 50, 55, 60, 65, 70, 75, 80) yards
37 (42, 46, 51, 55, 60, 64, 69, 73) meters

Gauge:

24sts & 32 rows = 4" (10cm) on 3.25mm needles in Stockinette

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Finished Chest: 14" 16.5" 18" 19.5" 20.5" 21.5" 24" 26" 28"

Materials:

  • 210-1070 yards of finering or sport weight yarn
  • 3,25mm needles
  • 2,5mm needles

You Will Also Need:

  • at least 5 buttons
  • tapestry needle
  • waste yarn
  • st markers

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Yarn Love Juliet


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