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Marilyn King is the owner of Black Water Abbey Yarns, an on-line yarn shop that sells yarn imported from Ireland. To meet the requests of her customers, she began designing knitting patterns for the ...

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Cape Cod Cardigan

from Marilyn King-Black Water Abbey Yarns
(6) Name: 'Knitting : Cape Cod Cardigan
Cape Cod Cardigan

Pattern Description:

Knitted top down from the saddle shoulder, this cardigan features modified drop-shoulder sleeves- also knitted from the top down. The cable pattern is easy to memorize- the featured cable is simply offset to create an over pattern. Size adjustments are made by adding reverse stockinette stitches between the cables, so the design is well balanced in all sizes.
Front and Neck bands are picked up and knitted.
Our sample is knitted in "Moss" worsted weight.


18 sts/28 rows=4 inches in stockinette stitch

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • 371/2 (401/2, 45, 48, 51)" finished chest measurements


  • worsted weight yarn- 1185-1820 yards
  • Size 7 needles, circular and double points, cable needle

You Will Also Need:

  • 7-7/8" buttons

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Black Water Abbey Yarns



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