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Cattails Pattern


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Knitting: Cattails
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Pattern Details:

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Skill Level:

medium skill level requirement Intermediate

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • knit
  • purl
  • knit in the round
  • short rows (tutorial link included)

Pattern Description:

Silky Wool (highly* recommended for this pattern for texture, weight and gauge)* helps make this the perfect, breezy, summer cardigan.

This cardigan has simple, top down construction that can be customized for the perfect fit, with stripes and light texture to keep it from getting boring. 3/4 length sleeves can be pushed back to keep arms cool and casual.

Yarn requirements (in skeins of suggested yarn):

XS: MC 3, CC 2
S: MC 3, CC 2
M: MC 4, CC 3
L: MC 4, CC 3
XL: MC 5, CC 4


20 sts and 28 rows over 4 inches of stockinette st

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Finished bust sizes XS (S, M, L, XL) 33(37, 41, 45, 48)


  • See notes for yarn and skeins needed

You Will Also Need:

  • US size 7/4.5mm circular knitting needles
  • US size 7/4.5mm dpns
  • US size 5/3.75mm circular knitting needles
  • US size 5/3.75mm dpns
  • 4 stitch markers

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Silky Wool by Elsebeth Lavold

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