Garter Basketweave Cardigan #161

from Vermont Fiber Designs

Garter Basketweave Cardigan #161 Pattern


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Knitting: Garter Basketweave Cardigan #161
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Pattern Details:

Pattern Details






Women, Men, Plus-sized



Skill Level:

small skill level requirement Beginner

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • knit, purl, pick up stitches, increase, decrease

Pattern Description:

This is a truly easy cardigan to knit up - you'll have the stitch pattern memorized in no time. Instructions are given for both men's and women's versions - make a matching set for you and your partner! This is sure to become the cardigan that goes everywhere you do.

The yarn I used works up at a gauge of 5 sts per inch in Stockinette stitch; if you wish to use a different yarn, make sure you find one that will match this gauge.


24 sts and 28 rows = 4" (10 cm) in Garter Basketweave Pattern

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • XXXS (27.5") to 6X (73")


  • 1250-3050 yards worsted weight yarn
  • sizes 7 (4.5 mm) and 5 (3.75 mm) needles

You Will Also Need:

  • stitch markers, 7/8" buttons

About Designer

About Designer

suemccain on

At 6' tall, I used to have a hard time finding sweaters with long enough sleeves. So I took up knitting to make my own sweaters.

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