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Bramble Cardigan

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

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • You'll need to be able to work a simple rib stitch and do basic shaping techniques.

Pattern Description:

A textured shawl collar cardigan with long puff cuff sleeves

"Small but perfectly formed with curves in all the right places!" - Jo Storie

Knitted measurements approx:
Size 1 80cm (32in)
Size 2 92cm (36in)
Size 3 104cm (41in)

Size 1 53cm (21in)
Size 2 56cm (22in)
Size 3 58cm (23in)

Ability: Intermediate

Yarn shade: Black

Yardage per size (approx):
Size 1 - 1305m (1431yds)
Size 2 - 1450m (1590yds)
Size 3 - 1595m (1749yds)


13 stitches and 24 rows = 4 inches in pineapple stitch using 6mm (US 10) needles

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Chest: Size 1: 71-76cm (28-30in); Size 2: 81-91cm (32-36in); Size 3: 96-102cm (38-40in)


  • 1431 - 1749 yards (1309 - 1599 m) Cornish Organic Wool/Alpaca blend (Peruk) in Aran weight

You Will Also Need:

  • one pair each of 5.5mm (US 9), 6mm (US 10), 9mm (US 13) straight needles and a tapestry needle for sewing
  • row counter and stitch markers
  • 2 x 2cm (3/4in) buttons.

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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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