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Drift Cardigan

from SillyLittleLady
(6) Name: 'Knitting : Drift Cardigan
Drift Cardigan
Drift Cardigan
Drift Cardigan

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • cast on
  • bind off
  • knit
  • purl
  • yarn over
  • k2tog
  • ssk
  • m1

Pattern Description:

For those girls, like me, who practically live in cardigans, this sweater is perfect for summer! The light, lacy details keep it weightless and dainty while also providing a bit of coverage if the breeze kicks up or the AC is on too high. the boatneck gives a bit more sophistication and attitude than other cardis and three-quarter sleeves solidify this top's place in your wardrobe during warmer seasons. A loose fit can be dressed up or down easily and the bold color makes a pleasant statement!

The sweater is knit top-down, so feel free to play with the length and adjust to your preferences. There are no seams to sew up, and just a few ends to weave in!

CO - cast on
BO - bind off
k - knit
p - purl
yo - yarn over
k2tog - knit two together
ssk - slip, slip, knit
m1 - make 1 stitch by knitting into the bar below


24 sts x 35 rows = 4" (10 cm) in stockinette stitch

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Elsbeth Lavold Silky Wool