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Elston Cardigan

from Laura Chau
(6) Name: 'Knitting : Elston Cardigan
Elston Cardigan
Elston Cardigan
Elston Cardigan

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • cast on
  • knit
  • purl
  • increase
  • decrease
  • lace

Pattern Description:

Elston is a polished, comfortable seamless raglan cardigan worked from the bottom up, with bracelet length sleeves and
a swingy triangular lace insert. The easy lace pattern is also worked along the front bands and extended around the neck for the collar. Ribbed buttonbands are worked at the same time as the body. Shown in size 36.25" / 88cm with 2" / 5cm negative ease.
Technical Editing by Alexandra Virgiel.

Sport weight yarn
925 (960, 985, 1070, 1140, 1225, 1310, 1395, 1480, 1565, 1650) yds or
845 (875, 900, 980, 1040, 1130, 1195, 1275, 1355, 1430, 1510) m
Shown in Lorna's Laces Sportmate in "Fjord"

US 5 / 3.75mm circular needles, 32" / 80cm or longer
US 5 / 3.75mm double pointed needles
stitch markers
removable stitch marker or safety pin
tapestryneedle
6 or 7 buttons, about 1/2" / 13mm diameter

6 page PDF pattern includes charted and written lace pattern, schematic and abbreviations. Measurements in imperial and metric.

Gauge:

22 stitches and 32 rows = 4 inches in stockinette stitch

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Finished Bust: 33.25 (34.75, 36.25, 37.75, 39, 42, 45, 47.75, 50.75, 53.75, 56.5)"

Materials:

  • US 5 / 3.75mm circular needles, 32" or longer
  • US 5 / 3.75mm double pointed needles

You Will Also Need:

  • stitch markers
  • removable stitch marker or safety pin
  • tapestry needle
  • 6 or 7 buttons, about 1/2" / 13mm diameter

Suggested yarn:

925 yards of Sport weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Lorna's Laces Sportmate

Colorway:

Fjord


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