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Aspen Cardigan Coat

from Jo Storie Hand Knits
(6) Name: 'Knitting : Aspen Cardigan Coat
Aspen Cardigan Coat
Aspen Cardigan Coat
Aspen Cardigan Coat
Aspen Cardigan Coat
Aspen Cardigan Coat

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • You'll need to be able to follow symbols charts and work in double moss and cable stitch patterns.

Pattern Description:

Aran cable cardigan coat

"This cardigan is knitted in one piece and is cleverly seamed to form the innovative shape. With double moss stitch as the ground, a giant interlocking cable twists up both fronts and across the shoulders in a distinctive edge to edge cardigan. Wear it on its own or with your favourite leather belt." - Jo Storie

Ability: Intermediate

Knitted measurements approx:
Size 1 55cm (21.5in)
Size 2 62cm (24.5in)
Size 3 68cm (26.5in)

Size 1 188cm (74in)
Size 2 210cm (82.5in)
Size 3 232cm (91in)

Yarn shade: Camel

Meterage/yardage per size (approx):
Size 1 - 1155m (1265yds)
Size 2 - 1365m (1495yds)
Size 3 - 1575m (1725yds)


13 stitches and 17 rows = 4 inches in double moss stitch

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Chest: Size 1 81-86cm (32-34in); Size 2 91.5-96.5cm (36-38in); Size 3 101.5-106.5cm (40-42in)


  • 1265 - 1725 yards (1157 - 1577 m) Cornish Organic 100% Wool Bulky / Chunky weight yarn

You Will Also Need:

  • a cable needle and a tapestry needle for sewing up
  • row counter and stitch markers.
  • one pair each of 6.5mm (US 10.5) and 7.5mm (US 11) straight needles

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About the designer

Jo Storie on
Scottish Borders, UK

I've been involved in knitting for many years, having graduated with a first class degree in knitted textiles from the Scottish College of Textiles.

My early career saw me working as a knitwear ...

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