Bettina Cardigan

from Paula Pereira

Bettina Cardigan Pattern

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Pattern Details:

Pattern Details

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Category:

Knitting

Type:

Clothing

Fit:

Women

Item:

Sweater

Skill Level:

medium skill level requirement Intermediate

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Be familiar with increases and decreases, knit circular and wrap&turn.

Pattern Description:

My main inspiration for Bettina Cardigan was to put to work what I have learned from fitting classes here at Craftsy and at knitting events about a great fitting. I really hope that people feel beautiful and confortable knitting and wearing it! My second inspiration was to create something that I would really love to wear anytime that has a girlie twist!

Bettina Cardigan is an easy going piece with a fit that flatters the body. The stitch motif creates a cute texture that highlights the body curves enhanced by subtle bust darts.
You can wear the little cardi with a camisole dress for a feminine look but it also looks great with your favorite jeans and t-shirt!

*** I'm sorry about my clumsy english! It's my attempt to communicate with knitters from all over the world!

Gauge:

16 stitches and 24 rows/rounds in 4"x4" in Twisted Stockinette stitch.

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • XS (S, M, L, XL, XXL) - 32 1/2" (34 1/2", 37 1/2", 41 1/2", 44 1/2", 47 1/2")
  • "0" ease / no ease

Materials:

  • Approximately 780 (810, 850, 940, 1020, 1150) yds of bulky weight yarn or 6 (6, 7, 7, 8, 9) hanks of Swish Bulky yarn from Knit Picks (100% superwash merino - 137 yds/100gr hank). The sample is showed in Seraphin color.
  • Needles: US 9/5,5mm 32" and double points (for sleeves) or needles to match the gauge.
  • Needles: US 10,5/6,5mm (only for cast-on and I-cord)

You Will Also Need:

  • 8 stitch markers, waste yarn in contrasting color, tapestry needle and 10 pairs of small hook&eye (optional)

Pattern Reviews

Pattern Reviews

Average Review (of 2 reviews)

LeticiaCintoBR on craftsy.com

Excellent Great pattern  July 16, 2012


Easy to follow and easy to adapt! I really enjoyed making this project.

dabliuele on craftsy.com

Excellent   July 16, 2012


Neat and elegant project!

About Designer

About Designer

Paula Pereira on craftsy.com
by Paula Pereira
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
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I?ve started to knit in 2007 and it was a life changer! Since I have learned how to knit & purl, I have never stopped.

Just love to create accessories and garments and I?m always researching and studying about yarns and the perfect fit!
I hope that you enjoy my designs!

I'm blogging at http://www.peaceknitlove.com/

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